38th Annual Essex ClamFest and Arts & Crafts Festival
Congratulations to the 2022 Essex ClamFest Chowder Competition Winners!
Join us for the 38th Annual Essex ClamFest and Arts & Crafts Festival, from 11 am to 4 pm in Shepard Memorial Park in Essex. Although the highlight of the day is the Chowder Tasting Competition- come taste Cape Ann’s finest chowders from Noon to 2 pm and vote for your favorite - there is also a great variety of activities, including arts and crafts vendors, live entertainment and plenty of food vendors on-site!
Clam Chowder Competition participating restaurants include: Decklyn's, JT Farnham's, Lobsta Land, The Farm, Ripple on the Water, and Woodman's of Essex.
Food Vendors include: 5-Star Pfresh Food; Holy Cow Ice Cream, Nana's Fried Dough, The Eclectic Clam, and the Essex Lions Club.
Featuring Great Marsh Brewing Company local brews.