This year, Wafels & Dinges is going all out! Here's the fun dinges we've planned for Tuesday:
FREE WAFEL in exchange for a children's drawing of waffles or of the Wafels & Dinges truck. Open to children of all ages. We'll hang your picture on the truck and you get the free wafel!
- When: all day.
- AM: from 8am till 4:30pm on 52nd Street btw 3rd & Lex
- PM: from 6pm - 10pm at the Gantry State Park in Long Island City (48th Ave & Center Boulevard)
BIG WAFFLE RAFFLE: If your drawing talents are not that great, and you'd rather just buy a waffle, you get a raffle ticket that can win you 24 awesome prizes. First prize is a catering event with one of our new carts for 50 guests (anywhere in Manhattan). Second prize is Wafels & Dinges do-it-yourself party kit that can serve up to 50 guests. Other prizes are gift certificates, Wafels & Dinges t-shirts, Spekuloos Jars, Kompleet Wafel Kits and all kinds of vintage Wafels & Dinges items.
- When: raffle tickets are given from 8am till 2pmm
- Drawing of the first and second prize at 2:15pm by Miss Wafel 2010 and Mister Wafel 2010
- On 52nd Street btw 3rd & Lex
- All other prizes will be announced on this blog on 08/25 and can be picked up at the truck
The Miss Wafel and Mister Wafel contestants will be judged on four criteria
- Presentations expressing why they should be named Miss Wafel or Mister Wafel
- Trivia contest about wafels and the country of Belgium
- Explanation of “What I Like to Do with My Dinges”
- A Dinges Skills Competition with practical test to apply toppings to our waffles.
To participate, reply to our Facebook* event invite. Ah oui! Registration is open **for up to 5 entries for the Miss Election, and 5 entries for the Mister Election. Submit by Monday, August 23rd at 4pm. The winners get a Belgian Wafel Passport that's valid until August 23rd, 2011. Hell yeah.
- Contest takes place at the truck on 52nd Street btw 3rd Ave & Lex
- 1pm: Mister Wafel competition
- 1:30pm Miss Wafel competition
- 2pm: Award ceremony and drawing of the BIG WAFFLE RAFFLE 1st & 2nd prize
** Entries are selected by the National Waffle Election Committee in Brussels.