Calling All Crooners: Bob Evans® Announces Super Spud Sing Along

October 26, 2010

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ — Warm up your vocal chords America, Bob Evans® Mashed Potatoes are so good you are going to want to sing about them – and now you can! Launched today, the Bob Evans Super Spud Sing Along gives families the chance to win prizes including a trip for four to Walt Disney World® or a year’s supply of the iconic brand’s mashed potatoes.

Made with real butter, whole milk and real potatoes, Bob Evans Mashed Potatoes have a delicious, farm-fresh taste that is as good as homemade. This side dish can be ready to serve in three minutes – making them perfect for busy moms who don’t have time to peel potatoes but value a providing a wholesome meal to their families. Available in Original, Cheddar, Southwest, Sour Cream & Chive and Garlic there is a favorite flavor for even the pickiest eater.

“Dinner is one of the most hectic but also the most important times of the day,” says Dee Hadley, vice president of marketing at Bob Evans “That’s why Bob Evans offers convenient, refrigerated side dishes like our mashed potatoes that your family will love so much they’ll think you’ve been working in the kitchen all day!

Entering the contest is easy – simply gather your family, friends or even the kid’s basketball team and record your version of the soon-to-be-famous Bob Evans Mashed Potato song. Then, submit a video of the performance on the website. Set to the tune of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame,” the fun lyrics and even a soundtrack can be found on SuperSpudSingAlong.com. The more creative the entry, the more likely you are to be the winner.

All video submissions must be received by November 28, at which time the contest will be narrowed to six finalists. Then, starting December 1, the winner’s fate will be in America’s hands as the public is invited to vote for their favorite performance. The winner with the most votes by December 31 will receive a trip for four to Walt Disney World® for five nights and the finalists will be presented with a MinoHD Digital Flip Video Camera.

Singing a tune is not for you? The Super Spud Sing Along website also features an instant win game where spud lovers can discover farm-fresh taste for themselves with a chance to win a year’s supply of Bob Evans Mashed Potatoes or grocery store coupons.

About Bob Evans Farms, Inc.

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. owns and operates full-service restaurants under the Bob Evans and Mimi’s Caf© brand names. At the end of the first fiscal quarter (July 30, 2010), Bob Evans owned and operated 569 family restaurants in 18 states, primarily in the Midwest, mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions of the United States, while Mimi’s Caf© owned and operated 145 casual restaurants located in 24 states, primarily in California and other western states. Bob Evans Farms, Inc. is also a leading producer and distributor of pork sausage and a variety of complementary homestyle convenience food items under the Bob Evans and Owens brand names. For more information about Bob Evans Farms, Inc., visit the company’s Web site at www.bobevans.com.

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