Chowderfest is held the Saturday BEFORE Columbus Day Weekend every year.
Saturday, September 29th
Saturday, October 5th
10am - 6pm
Taylor Ave, Bayfront in Beach Haven
Welcome fall in a NEW LBI style as the Southern County Chamber of Commerce heads to Beach Haven to celebrate the end of the summer with a festival.
Official LBI Chowderfest merch will be available on-site at the festival on Oct 1 for purchase. Chowderfest is Trademarked.
The vendor application process: Opens in May. Fill out the form below to get the notice. For 2023 a non-refundable fee of $50 will be due upon application submission.
This event sees anywhere from 8,000 to 10,000 people and is a highly competitive event to get into. Mark your calendars for May. First come first served.
VENDORS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE:
Certificate of Insurance
Fire Extinguisher - Fire Marshal does attend to check
There is a non-refundable $50 application fee for all vendors.
There are no refunds for no-shows/scheduling conflicts.
In the instance the event is canceled due to a State of Emergency, acts of terrorism, or any other event/issue beyond Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce’s control, a refund will be issued for your space. The Chamber is not responsible for any additional costs incurred by the vendor.
All other refunds/partial refunds are reviewed by the committee.
Parking on LBI and Beach Haven is free, please utilize street and lot parking as available. Designated Handicap parking while available is located on N Delaware Ave.