Southport, NC Feb. 23, 2013 – The N.C. 4th of July Festival’s 3rd Annual Chowder Cook Off will be held on Sunday, March 10th from 1pm-4pm at the Oak Island Moose Lodge. In addition to tasting 10 Chowders, there will be a wine tasting by Silver Coast Winery, a baked goods sale, entertainment by “Lynda Snyder”, 50/50 raffle, Door Prizes, and cash bar. Advanced tickets are $8.00 and available at the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Welcome Center, 4433 Long Beach Road. Tickets at the door will be $10.00. A limited number of tickets will be sold.
Chowder Cook-off awards will be decided by People’s Choice Ballots of those attending and tasting chowder. Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in Professional Division and 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place in Individual Division. There will be an overall Best Decorated Space award.
This is a fund raiser for the N.C. 4th of July Festival, a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote patriotism and celebrate our nation’s independence. For more information contact: 910-457-5578.