It was all about the chowder at the East Hampton Town Historical Farm Museum grounds at Cedar and North Main in East Hampton on Saturday, October 20, as local restaurant chefs and home chefs competed to be judged the best in taste in the museum’s First Annual Clam Chowder Contest. The $15 entry fee included live music, cookies, and cakes, a special mug, outdoor fun with friends, and, of course, a delicious variety of chowders. Paul Roman won in the Individual category. Smokin’ Wolf won first place in the Restaurant category.
The Garden Club of East Hampton kicks off the summer season with its annual Garden Party and Plant Sale at Mulford Farm on Friday, May 24, through Saturday, May 25. Tickets for the Garden Party and Silent Auction start at $50 per person and can be purchased at the door on the
evening of the event or in advance at the Club’s website at gceasthampton.org. Admission to the Plant Sale on Saturday, May 25, is free. Friday night’s Garden Party offers patrons an early buying opportunity on an extraordinary selection of annuals, perennials, herbs, geraniums and lavish orchid arrangements. Ticket proceeds benefit the 11 Community Gardens and Projects designed and maintained by members for East Hampton.