Thirsty Owl Bistro wins People's Choice for second consecutive year

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY—Discover Saratoga is excited to announce the winners of the 20th Annual Chowderfest, which was held on Saturday, February 3.

Chowderfest Highlights:

  • 88 vendors including 14 first-time Chowderfest contestants
  • 137,000 bowls of chowder served
  • 40,000 people attended the event
  • 20th Annual Chowderfest long-sleeve t-shits, beanies and recipe books are still available for purchase at the Saratoga Springs Heritage Area Visitor Center.

20th Annual Chowderfest was presented by DeCrescente Distributing Company and was made possible by our sponsors: 99.5 The River, Saratoga Springs City Center, D.A. Collins Companies, Driscoll Foods, Q103,, Saratogian, Westminister Bakers Co., WGNA, WPYX, Saratoga Casino Hotel, Clipper Magazine, Courtyard by Marriott Saratoga Springs, Fingerpaint Marketing, Stewart’s Shops, Lia Auto Group, Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce, Saratoga Today, Wilton Mall, Adirondack Trust, Amsterdam Printing, Bonacio Construction, Inc., Mc Gregor Links, Prime at National Saratoga, The Wine Bar, Lyft, Leah Filter Gutter Protection, Green Mountain Power.


Discover Saratoga (Saratoga Convention & Tourism Bureau) is a key economic development engine for this community, whose mission is to contribute a positive impact on the local economy by promoting and marketing Saratoga Springs and Saratoga County as a world-class destination for meetings, conventions, groups and visitors.

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