Chowderfest Weekend Takes Over Long Beach Island Sept. 29 & 30




Long Beach Island is preparing for Chowderfest Weekend, which has become a tradition for family and friends to gather together to say good bye to summer and welcome the fall. Always the weekend before Columbus Day Weekend, this year the event will be held on September 29, 2018, for the fabulous Merchant Mart (free admission) where local vendors offer the best deals of the season, and Sunday, September 30, 2018, for the Chowder Cook Off Classic (a ticketed event).

Chowderfest Weekend is held rain or shine at the Taylor Avenue ball field, Ninth Street and Taylor Avenue in Beach Haven (across from Schooner’s Wharf and Bay Village)

For everyone’s comfort and safety:
  • Blankets on the field are not permitted
  • Lawn chairs in paved areas only.
  • Strollers must be parked at our secured gate area. You will receive a ticket for retrieval
  • Smoke free event
  • No pets allowed by order of the Board of Health
Chowderfest Weekend Merchants Mart
(Free Admission!)
Saturday, September 29, 2018
10am to 5pm

Chowder Cook-Off Classic
Sunday, September 30, 2018
11am to 4pm

General Admission Tickets – $30.00
Children’s Tickets (Ages 4-12) – $10.00

VIP Tickets – $65.00
Includes a t-shirt and early admission at 10am

Purchase your tickets online now!