The 3rd Annual NJ Hot Sauce Festivals


Schaefer Farms presents…




3rd Annual N.J. Hot Sauce Festival

1051 County Rd 523
Flemington, NJ 08822

September 22, 2018
10am – 6pm

September 23, 2018
10 am – 5pm

Click here for list of Hot Sauce Vendors Attending

Helps Support the Whitehouse Rescue 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 Maize, Hay Maze, Hot Spiked Sweet Corn Eating contest, Daisy Belle Bounce House, Laser Tag Shooting Gallery, Corn Cannon, Cooking Demo, Local Agricultural Products, Hot Sauce Giveaways, 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

Saucetoberfest New Terms and Conditions 2018
Saucetoberfest New Vendor Form 2018


Please email the completed forms to or via postal mail:

Schaefer Farms   c/o Renee Bellion
1051 County Rd 523
Flemington, NJ 08822

Saucetoberfest Contests


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

Saturday September, 22nd
12:00 – Salsa Contest

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

3:00 – Fear the Reaper

Progressive Hot Pepper Eating Challenge sponsored by Fraktured Hot Sauce



Sunday September, 23rd
12:00 – Cooking Demonstration
by “To be announced”

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

3:00 – Hot Wings Eating Challenge sponsored by Born To Hula & Chelseas Restaurant and Pub 


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 2018!

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 and Sunday October 23rd & 24th.

Saucetoberfest Live Music

Mamma’s Stew LIVE at Saucetoberfest

September 22nd, 2018 | 1PM – 4PM

Crossroads LIVE at Saucetoberfest

September 23rd, 2018 | 2PM – 5PM



Whitehouse Rescue Squad

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 Company

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!