Grand Traverse Pie Company Celebrates Pi Day

March 14 is considered Pi Day, which stands for the first three digits in the number Pi.

Img 7787Grand Traverse Pie Company celebrated the day in a big way.

Customers were treated to a free slice of pie with any purchase on Monday.

They handed out their ABC pie, or the apple, blueberry, cherry pie.

Grand Traverse Pie Company West Front Street location General Manager Heather Bailey said this is one of the most exciting days of the year for them.

“We consider this our ‘pie day,'” said Bailey. “There is National Pie Day, which is Jan. 23, we always celebrate, but this is kind of our golden day.”

They expected to hand out around 1,200 slices of free pie.