PORTSMOUTH, R.I. \u2014\u00a0The first ever Portsmouth Pie Off invites amateur and professional bakers to submit their best pies before a panel of three judges for a chance to win a prize and receive a Ragged Island beer on us!\r\n\r\nThe competitive event will be held on Sunday, Dec. 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. (after the Patriots\u2019 game) at Ragged Island Brewing Co., 200 Highpoint Ave., Portsmouth, R.I. Spectators\/pie tasters welcome!!\r\n\r\nSubmissions must be made between 4 to 5 p.m., followed by judging between 5 to 6 p.m. Entry is free and open to the public. Each participant will receive a beer on us!\r\n\r\nBakers, please write your name and phone number on bottom of your pie tray. Your pie will also be enjoyed by visitors at the event! (YAY, free pie)!\r\n\r\nEntry: Free, but please email Sandy@PortsmouthPress.com before the event.\r\n\r\nWinner will receive bragging rights and a gift certificate from a local shop.\r\n\r\nHungry pie eaters are welcome to stop by the competition and enjoy pies from 4 to 6 p.m.