Events Calendar

Sunday Sundown Series: BEES!

Sunday, July 29, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Leslie Huston will speak on bees and beekeeping.

Sherwood Islandfest: Wine, food, silent auction and a beautiful view

Friday, September 7, 2018

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

CHOWDAFEST!

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