The Boston Asian Professionals Meetup Group Message Board › 29th Annual WOKQ Chowder Festival
The 29th Annual WOKQ Chowder Festival is New England's oldest and largest chowder tasting event! Piping hot chowder made by more than a dozen restaurants across the Seacoast will be served beginning at 11:30AM, and the pouring won't stop until it's all gone! Eat all you want of some of the most delicious chowders you've ever tasted!
Saturday, June 1, 2013, 11:30AM
(Recommend earlier arrival as the lines for parking and admission could be lengthy.)
Prescott Park in Portsmouth, NH
$14 Adult, $7 Youth
After eating all the chowder to your heart's content, stroll around and explore some of Portsmouth's quaint shops and galleries. The Kittery Outlets are also just 10-15 minutes away for your shopping pleasures. FYI, have fun!
"The City of Portsmouth provides free parking to Festival visitors on Pierce Island, located a short walk from Prescott Park. Pierce Island is located on Mechanic Street, off Marcy Street (which runs along Prescott Park). Follow the Free Festival Parking signs on Marcy Street and then turn onto Mechanic Street and cross the bridge onto Pierce Island. Please note there is no parking on Mechanic Street itself.
The city also offers the Municipal Parking Garage on Hanover Street. Parking in the garage is 75¢/hour and a five-minute walk to the Festival gates through the downtown area."
"Bring your own spoon or borrow a spoon from the Festival for a $1 deposit."
Edited by t on May 28, 2013 7:23 AM