New England ChowdaFest

October 01, 2017
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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.
    - Chowdafest is pet friendly too, we even have a Canine Cafe!
  • Conveniently located at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport CT ​off Exit 18 off I-95

Date: October 01, 2017 11:00 AM-3:00 PM

Location: Sherwood Island State Park | Westport, CT

Admission: $20 -

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