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Chowdafest

  • Sherwood Island State Park Sherwood Island Connector Westport, CT, 06880 United States (map)
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Enjoy unlimited sampling from 40 award winning chefs and restaurants come from all over New England to compete for the title of best chowder, soup and bisque in New England!

You're the judge in this unique "fun"raiser in the ongoing fight against hunger! You'll get a spoon, ballot & pencil - enjoy unlimited sampling and then rate everything you try on a scale of 7.0 to 10.5. The restaurants with the best average rating win their respective category.

Five categories to judge: Classic New England Clam Chowder, Traditional Chowders (Manhattan/Rhode Island's), Creative Chowder, Soup/Bisque and new this year, Vegetarian!

More than just soup:
- Enjoy our Italian-themed section called "Ciao"dafest and sample artisan breads dipped in premium sauces, mixed salad and more!
- Sample salsas and chips in our ChowdaMex section
- Indulge in farm fresh ice cream, yogurt & cheese in our Sweet Treats section
- Quench your thirst in our Beverage Bog
- Our "Little Necks" area is a great activity center for kids where they get to decorate free chef hats & more.

Find more information here. 

Earlier Event: September 22
Small State Great Beer