Come party in Lancaster County with Yummie, the gingerbread man, & all his crazy friends

Kids of all ages will enjoy this birthday bash for Yummie, the Kitchen Kettle Village mascot. Join our overstuffed gingerbread mascot and a few mascot friends as we celebrate a truly scrumptious day in Pa Dutch Country.

Birthday Events: 2023 Schedule - watch for the 2024 schedule coming later this year

  • 9:00am - 1pm: Fun Zone with Schreiber Pediatric. Check out the Duckie Mobile, Bounce House, Giant Connect 4, add to the chalkwalk, have a balloon twisted into a fun creation & more. $5 admittance fee, all funds raised benefit Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center. 
  • 10:00am - 11:00am: The FREE Pre-Party gets things rockin' at the stage area with music, live entertainment with Ridiculous Nicholas, yard games and more.
  • 11:00am: The FREE Party gets underway at the stage area with Yummie, the Mad Hatter and all Yummie's mascot friends including: Cylo from the Lancaster Barnstormers and more to be announced soon. There will also be singing, dancing & birthday treats.
  • Noon-1pm: Meet the Author, Cathy Bagley, of our new Yummie Saves the Day coloring book. All proceeds from the coloring book sales goes to MOMS Pretzels who donates all profits to local non-profit organizations in the Lancaster County community.
  • 2-4pm: Rewind, a oldies band, performing at the stage area

Yummie can’t wait to see you at his birthday party in Intercourse, Pa

If the free party was not enough fun...join us for the complete celebration and book the Birthday Bash Experience!

Reserve your ticket and check-in at the tent near the stage area between 9am-10am to receive your recipe for birthday fun. Your ticket includes:

  • Lunch voucher for use at the Harvest Cafe between 9am-6pm
  • Homemade cookie from the Bake Shop
  • Free admission to the Fun Zone (open 9am-1pm) to children 10 and under
  • Free Goodie Bag to children 10 and under including our new Yummie Saves the Day coloring book
  • Photo opportunities with Yummie & mascot friends. Don't forget your camera
  • Birthday Bash scavenger hunt for the kids throughout the Village
  • Each adult receives a "Celebrate with Salsa" gift bag featuring a 1/2 pint jar of Kitchen Kettle Salsa, small bag of chips and a favorite recipe
  • Treasure hunt of offers at participating shops in the Village for adults

Check-In Time:

Saturday, August 5th between 9am-10am near the stage area


Children: $12.95 (ages 3-10)
Adults: $19.95
Toddlers: free (2 and under, meal not provided)

*Sales tax and a small booking fee may be added.

Tickets are required for this special morning and seatings do fill up quickly. To reserve your spot, please call

Yummie's Birthday Bash Experience


Yummie's Birthday

The birthday boy - Yummie

Kids having fun at his party.

Special thanks to our event partners

  • Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center