All about the 35th Annual Chowderfest

Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the 35th Annual Chowderfest, happening on the Saturday before Columbus Day Weekend in 2024. Organized by the Southern Ocean Chamber Association, this event has been a beloved tradition for over 30 years.


Date, Hours & Location

Mark your calendars for a day of festivities on the Bayfront. 2024 marks the 35th anniversary, promising an extraordinary celebration.

35th LBI Annual Chowderfest

What to Expect

Hosted by the Southern Ocean Chamber Association, the festival boasts a vibrant Vendor Village, live bands, beer on tap, seltzers, and mouthwatering food specialties. Entry is free, and activities include the Bywatyr Base Camp seating section.

Getting There & Parking

Parking on LBI and Beach Haven is free—utilize street and lot parking for a hassle-free visit.


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