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Grand Opening New Hope Mills Cafe & Store
Friday, October 27, 2017, 07:00am - 06:00pm
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New Hope Mills Cafe & Store Celebrate Grand Opening

Local Pancake Mix Manufacturer provides food, music & games 

Auburn, NY (October 5, 2017):New Hope Mills, the third-generation pancake mix manufacturer, will be celebrating their Cafe & Store Grand Opening on October 27 and 28.

The remodeled cafe and store, a recent update to the New Hope Mills plant in Auburn, NY, will celebrate with music, samples, games, prizes, and specials throughout the two-day event.  Coupons for New Hope Mills pancake and waffle mixes will be distributed to attendees.

View the over 100-year-old milling equipment on display, meet the owner and his family, and support the long-standing business that has supported the economy of Cayuga County for nearly 195 years.

Live bands will provide Country and Bluegrass music on both Friday and Saturday.  Friday evening at 4 pm there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony, pancake hors-d'oeuvres, live music with the group Old Time Hoedown who will be calling old-fashioned dances from 5-6.

Unique games, including the Flapjack Stack and Flyin’ Flapjacks, will be played on Saturday, October 28. The cafe will also host a pancake eating contest at 10 am Saturday morning.  Participants can sign up in advance.

“Our grand opening will be a great day to celebrate pancakes and all-day breakfast fun.  As a homegrown company, we especially love to celebrate the hard work and community support that’s enabled us to open this cafe,” said Doug Weed, CEO of New Hope Mills.

New Hope Mills will be showcasing their donut machine to produce fresh hot apple cider donuts. Along with the 17 different pancake flavors, featured menu items like Jalapeño Cheddar Corn Pancake Tacos and Bacon Oatmeal will be served.

New Hope Mills Cafe & Store Grand Opening Celebration starts at 7:00 am and runs until 6:00 pm Friday and 7 am - 4 pm Saturday. New Hope Mills is located at 181 York Street in Auburn, NY.  For more details and to sign-up for the pancake eating contest, please call 315-252-2676.

About New Hope Mills


For over 190 years New Hope Mills has been manufacturing healthy, quality products. Blending and packaging baking mixes and drink mixes is our specialty, with a strong focus on premium, trending ingredients and flavors. This family-focused company is managed by the third generation of family members, proudly employs locals and uses many ingredients sourced in New York State.  The New Hope Mills Cafe & Store service the local community and are a destination visit for long-time enthusiasts, as well as everyone looking for a delicious start to their day.  For additional information, please contact Ed Catto at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Location 181 York Street, Auburn NY 13021