The 1st Annual NJ Hot Sauce Festival


Schaefer Farms presents…



1051 County Rd 523
Flemington, NJ 08822


September 24, 2016
10am – 8pm

September 25, 2016
10 am – 5pm


1st Annual Hot Sauce Festival at Schaefer Farms

Helps Support the Whitehouse Resuce Squad

Celebrate our Hot Peppers and Fall Harvest. Fun filled days of contests, live music & entertainment, arts & craft exhibits, good food and lots of hot sauce! We have scheduled two days packed with Fall Family Fun, something for everyone.

Hot Sauce Eating contest, Hayrides to the Pumpkin Patch, Salsa Making contest, Pumpkin Picking, Hot Pop Lick-A-Thon, Corn Maze, Hot Spiked Sweet Corn Eating contest, Daisy Belle Bounce House, Pizza Eating contest, Corn Cannon, Cooking Demo by Jonathan Kasper, Local Agricultural Products, Hot Sauce Give Aways, Farm Friendly Animals, Arts & Crafts, Antiques, Pony Rides, Good Eats, Fresh Pies & Baked Goods, Farm Fresh Foods & Produce , Mums, Cornstalks, Straw & Decorations, Local Milk & Cheese, And So Much More!!!

An affordable day for the entire family, $10.00 per car gets you into the Festival!


Vendor Applications and Documentation

Please email the completed forms to or via postal mail:

Renee Bellion
1051 County Rd 523
Flemington, NJ 08822

Terms & Conditions Vendor Form


Saucetoberfest Contests


The winner of each contest will receive a trophy and bragging rights!

Saturday September, 24th
12:00 – Salsa Contest

2:00 – Hot Pop Lick-a-Thon
Fastest licker wins!

3:00 – Spiked Pizza
Most slices eaten wins!

Sunday September, 25th
12:00 – Cooking Demonstration
by Chef Jonathan Kasper

2:00 – Spiked Sweet Corn
Most ears eaten wins!

3:00 – Fear the Reaper
Eat 3 Hot Peppers in the fastest time!

4:30 – Best Hot Sauce Award
“Customers Choice”

Everyone is invited to participate in the contests. No entry fees, winners will receive a trophy and bragging rights! Sign up in Kaycee’s Pavillion and be ready to go 15 minutes before the start of the contest.

Hot Sauce samples will be available at vendor booths, anyone taste testing is encouraged to vote for their favorite sauce company’s hot sauce by filling out a form and dropping it in the “voting basket”. The company with the most votes is the winner of the Customer’s Choice Best Hot Sauce Annual Award for 2016!

Salsa entries must be home made (16oz) from fresh ingredients and kept on ice (in a cooler) in a closed container. Bring a bowl that is 6-8 inches wide (for testing). Salsa will be judged on a scale of 1 to 10 in each category; Flavor, Texture, Appearance and Heat in relation to balance of flavor. The salsa with the highest cumulative score wins!

Please sign up ahead of time by calling 908-782-2705 or send an email to last minute contestants please sign up in Kaycee’s Pavillon on Saturday October 24th.


Saucetoberfest Live Music

CC Coletti Acoustic Trio LIVE at Saucetoberfest

September 24th, 2016 | 1PM – 4PM


Crossroads LIVE at Saucetoberfest

September 25th, 2016 | 1PM – 4PM



Whitehouse Station Sauce Company

The Whitehouse Rescue Squad provides Emergency Medical (EMS) & Rescue Services to all of Readington Township, and parts of Tewksbury Township and Clinton Township. Portions of this fundraiser will benefit the squad to help offset costs such as fuel, training, equipment, etc. The squad is non-profit and relies on donations and fundraisers to help us operate. The squad will be assisting at this event and we hope to see you there!

Whitehouse Station Sauce is a family owned and operated company located in scenic Hunterdon County, New Jersey. We hope you enjoy our gourmet sauces. From our kitchen to your table!