Clamtastic Razor Clam Festival Seeks Amateur Chefs

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. – Does everyone love your clam chowder? Are you always asked for your recipe? Do you use a secret ingredient?  Come join us at the 7th Annual Razor Clam Festival & Seafood Extravaganza on March 23 and show off your stuff.

 Each year we have an array of home cooks enter the Amateur Chowder Cook Off and compete for the best of best on the Northwest Coast.  The entry fee is only $25.00 and the top three contestants take home cash prizes along with a ribbon and bragging rights for a whole year.  The First Place Winner gets to be one of the judges for the Professional Clam Chowder Cook Off at the Festival in 2014.

 The festival runs from 9am to 6pm on March 23 and 9am to 4pm on March 24, 2013.  It is an event for the whole family with live music, craft and food vendors, kids korner, cooking competitions and demonstrations, gift giveaways, and so much more. Kids 12 and under get in free.  Adults are $3.00 for each day or $5.00 for both days.  It’s the place to be – it’s CLAMTASTIC!

For more information go to or contact the Ocean Shores/North Beach Chamber at 360-289-2451.