Pancake Day, Costume Contest & Halloween High School
Annual Charitable Fundraising Event helps Hunterdon Central students and our community.
If you enjoy a great family event and lot’s of delicious pancakes, then plan to attend Flemington Rotary’s Annual Pancake Day on Saturday, October 29 from 7 am to 12 noon.
Lynn Hyman – Event Chair
This annual event will take place at the Commons at Hunterdon Central Regional High School in Raritan Township. The Commons is near Hunterdon Central’s field house, at 29 Junction Road, in Flemington.
The Rotary Club of Flemington Helps the Local Community – Proceeds generated from Pancake Day provide scholarships for HCRHS & HC-Polytech graduating seniors.
HALLOWEEN HIGH SCHOOL – Fun for the Entire Family – Special activities will include an indoor Halloween High School from 9am until 11am, sponsored by Hunterdon Central. Family members of all ages are welcome to participate in the Halloween High School, including all of the activities. Note that a Paid admission to Pancake Day is required in order to participate in Halloween High School.
DELICIOUS PANCAKES and more – Rotary will have delicious Buttermilk Pancakes for all ages to enjoy from 7am to 12noon! And, in addition to the flapjacks, sausage, juice, coffee & tea, there will also be a bake sale. The bake sale will offer a broad selection of cookies, cakes, pies and pastries prepared by Rotary members and their families.
COSTUME CONTEST – A Costume Contest will be held during the Pancake Day event. The contest will begin at 10:30am and is for the Ages of Infant to 16. Cash Prizes for best costumes as selected by the judges! Note that a Paid admission to Pancake Day is required in order to participate in the Costume Contest. The categories for the costume contest are:
- SCARRIEST costume.
- SUPER HERO costume.
- ANIMAL costume.
- FUNNIEST costume.
- PRINCESS costume.
- FAMOUS PERSON costume.
EVENT TICKETS – Pancake Day tickets are available in advance from Rotary Club of Flemington members, or at the door. Enjoy as much as you can eat & drink! This includes pancakes, sausages, butter, syrup, coffee, tea, juice and milk. Cost is only $8.00 for adults; $5.00 for children ages 5 – 11; Children under 5 are free. Ticket cost includes admission to the Costume Contest, any special exhibits & Halloween High School.
OPTIONAL FOOD PANTRY DONATIONS – We will gladly accept non-perishable food donations, which will be distributed to the local food pantries.
The Rotary Club of Flemington would like to thank the generosity of the many local community businesses who help make the event possible.
Thanks to the Hunterdon Healthcare System for being our Primary Event Sponsor!!!!
Event History: Pancake Day began in 1974 and remains a mainstay of the Flemington Rotary Club for a variety of reasons:
- Promoting Fellowship
- Raising Funds for the Community
- Increasing Awareness of Rotary International.
See a Photo Gallery of the 2016 Pancake Day
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