Partygoers at the city's New Year's Eve celebration will dine on
the world's largest Moon Pie, courtesy of the Chattanooga, Tenn.,
bakery that's been making the treats since 1917.
The dimensions were not immediately available, though company officials have talked in the past about making a 60-pound, 4-foot-diameter pie for the city.
And at the stroke of midnight, a giant electric Moon Pie model
will drop instead of a ball. The city spent $9,000 from his
discretionary fun to build the gigantic model.
Moon pies are near and dear to the hearts of Mobile residents.
For year, revelers in the city's Mardi Gras parades have been
throwing them from floats.