This year’s 25th Annual Seafood Festival drew thousands to an expanded waterfront festival! Throughout a beautiful, and cool, weekend, 33 vendors were on hand with seafood fare from chowder and clamcakes to shucked oysters and so much more. Organizers said the festival brings in between 6,000 to 10,000 people each year, ranging from locals to visitors from across the country.
The Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival is one of the most talked about festivals in Newport every year. So it’s no surprise it draws a crowd of locals and tourists numbering in the thousands! For this years 25th Annual event, over 20 chefs and food vendors will be creating their favorite seafood dishesnwhile thousands of people sample and meander the waterfront,
What’s a fantastic waterfront Seafood Festival without a Tall Ship and libations aplenty? This year Bowen’s Wharf introduces the 200-foot Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry, Rhode Island’s official sailing education vessel. Save October 17th and 18th: Tour the first tall ship built in the United States in over 100 years. Three masts, over six miles of traditionalnrigging and you can’t even