Events Calendar

Sherwood Island ShoreFest: Wine, food, silent auction and a beautiful view

Friday, September 7, 2018

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Join us at The Pavilion!


Buy Tickets Online here!


Mail this completed form to the Friends, P.O. Box 544, Westport, CT 06881 with check payable to “Friends of Sherwood Island State Park” or register and purchase tickets and memberships online at

RSVP Deadline is Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

Questions? email



 Lobster:____     Filet Mignon: _____    Salmon: _____  Vegetarian: _____             $ 75 each  $_____

NB: Kids (12 years old and under) eating adult meals must be included above.

Kid’s Dinner(s): Hot  Dog /  Hamburger/   Corn / Salad /   Dessert .                   $15 each  $______

(Optional) Table group: ____________

                                                                                                                          Donation:             $_______

                                                                                 TOTAL (My check is enclosed):                $_______ 

Name:  ____________ ____________

Email:  ____________ ____________

Phone: ____________


You can buy tix online: CLICK HERE







Sunday, September 30, 2018

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sherwood Island State Park,
Westport CT
(Chowdafest is rain or shine)
  • ​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.
  • Conveniently located at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport CT ​off Exit 18 off I-95