Saratoga Springs hosting 20th annual Chowderfest Saturday
SARATOGA SPRINGS (WRGB) - Saratoga Springs is hosting its 20th annual Chowderfest on Saturday, February 3rd.
The food festival runs from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm in downtown Saratoga Springs.
More than 80 restaurants will serve their unique types of chowder - everything from traditional clam chowder to dessert chowder.
You pay $1 per tasting (3oz). For a list of participating restaurants and the chowders they're making click here: https://www.saratoga.com/chowderfest/participants/
You can vote for your favorite. Turn in your ballot at either the Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Visitor Center or the Saratoga City Center. You can also vote online at discoversaratoga.org/vote. Voting ends at 5:00 pm. Winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at the Heritage Area Visitor Center at 6:30 pm.
There is also entertainment and activities around downtown.
Chowderfest draws thousands of people to downtown Saratoga Springs.
Keep in mind, parking restrictions and road closures will be in place.
There are two Park & Ride shuttle buses running from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. One from the Wilton Mall and one from the Saratoga Casino Hotel.
For more shuttle, parking, or road closure information click here: https://www.saratoga.com/chowderfest/parking-shuttles/