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13th Annual Troy Chowderfest In Troy NY

musicians on stage Photo credit: Dave DeCrescente
people getting chowder samples Photo credit: Dave DeCrescente
people getting chowder samples at a vendor booth Photo credit: Dave DeCrescente
people getting chowder samples under a green umbrella Photo credit: Dave DeCrescente
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When: Event has passed. Watch this page for updates.
Cost: $1 chowder samples

The 13th Annual Troy ChowderFest welcomes over 15,000 chowder-lovers who turn out and judge some of the best chowder in the area. Centered in Monument Square, guests purchase their tickets, explore the vendors and travel to the participating Downtown Troy restaurants distributing chowder from their establishments.

It's a full day of fall food, live music, and family fun!

2019 Participating Restaurants & Chowders:

  • Bard & Baker - Vegan Käse Biersuppe & Chicken Sweet Corn Chowder
  • Bootleggers Bar + Grill - Lobster Roasted Corn Chowder with cornbread crouton
  • Bountiful Bread - Wild Mushroom Fajita Chowder (vegetarian) & Lobster French Onion Chowder
  • Brown's Brewing Co - Oatmeal Stout Brat and Cheddar Harvest Corn, White Bean, Sweet Potato and Brown’s Oktoberfest Chowder (vegetarian)
  • Barn & Bistro - Seafood Chowder
  • Hudson-Chatham Winery - Harvest Chowder
  • McAddy's Pub - Corn Chowder & Bloody Mary Chowder
  • Muddaddy Flats - Ham & Potato Chowder and Potato & Leek Chowder (vegetarian)
  • Plumb Restaurant & Bar - Cajun Crawfish Chowder & Oyster Chowder
  • Rare Form Brewing Co - TBD
  • The Ruck - Coconut Gochujang Sweet Potato (vegan, gluten-free) and Chicken & Green Chili Chowder
  • Ryan's Wake - New England Clam Chowder
  • SCCC Food Truck - Sweet Potato and Corn Chowder with a Shrimp and Corn Fritter & Green Chile and Chicken Chowder
  • Tara Kitchen (Troy) - Casablanca Seafood Chowder
  • Troy Boys and Girls Club - Thai Shrimp Corn Chowder


Monument Square

  • 12pm to 1pm: TBA
  • 1:30pm to 2:30pm: The Age
  • 3pm to 4pm: Hartley's Encore

DJs Around Town

  • DJ Trumaster (Troy Innovation Garage)
  • Radio Radio X & The Beat Shop (The Beat Shop)
  • Intell Hayesfield (McAddy's Pub)
  • DJ Debonair (Barker Park)

For the Kids

  • Helderburg Music Together w/ Deb Cavenaugh
  • Twisty Balloon Fun
  • Train Time
  • TSL Adventures
  • Face Painting by Remi
  • Bash Birthday Parties
  • Magic & Illusions by Jeffrey Jene
  • Bard & Baker

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