Houghs Neck Chowdafest
One of Quincy’s signature community events, this 15th Annual Festival features chowder from 20+ local restaurants and a category for individual contestants. 2019 Restaurants include Adam's Pub at Best Western Adams Inn Quincy-Boston, Bernies General Store, Cagney's Restaurant & Pub, The Chantey at Marina Bay, Common Market Restaurants, Craig's Cafe, The Fours Restaurant & Sports Bar, Fox & Hound Wood Grill and Tavern, Fuji at WoC - JP Fuji Group,Tony's Clam Shop, Victory Point, Wheelhouse Diner and Wood Road Deli. Each $5.00 admission is entitled to sample each chowder and cast one vote per catagory for their favorite chowder.
Located along the Quincy waterfront with great views of the Boston Harbor Islands National Park, free boat rides are provided by the the Quincy Police Marine Unit. Live music, a cash bar, and local non-profit organizations selling alternative food and beverages, this event is fun for the whole family. Proceeds benefit the Houghs Neck Community Council; an all volunteer, nonprofit organization that has, for fifty-five years offered programs and events to Houghs Neck residents.