We have news that will make you as happy as a clam.
The 8th Annual Clam Jam Seafood Festival — featuring seafood, beer, cooking contests and family events. live music and more – return to downtown Easton, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.
It’s a full day of delicious fun, hosted by Easton’s 3rd & Ferry Fish Market. Admission is free, but some events require tickets.
Here are some of the festival highlights:
Chowdah’ & Sanctioned House Beer Contest
The festival kicks off at 11:00 a.m. with local restaurants and home brewers competing for the best chowder and beer. A portion of the proceeds from the $10 entry fee will be donated to the State Theater.
Competitors for this year’s chowder include: 3rd & Ferry Fish Market, The Bayou Easton, Stoke, Monster Deli, Elpedio’s Ristorante and Surv Restaurant. Home Brew 2022 contestants include: Dave Taylor, Livingston Hinckley, Butch Riddle, Melissa & Dean Titus, John Litak, Alex Hoffman, Larry Anders, Edward Ponikvar, Josh Hellwig, Steve Badman, Rob Myers, Wiliam Gade, Dan Miller, Brian Reph and Kevin Gain.
The chowder contest will run until 1:30 p.m. The homebrew contest will run from noon to 2 p.m.
Welcome to Jack Town!
At this year’s festival, you can enjoy a full area showcasing all things Jack Daniel’s, including virtual reality tours, Jack Daniel’s Bar, Jack Lounge, Jack Daniel’s Harley Davidson Motorcycle Display and more .
Along with this, you can also check out:
- Oyster Pairing Tent: $12 ticket for five oysters accompanied by three beers and two wines (3 p.m. to 6 p.m.)
- Cigar and cocktail lounge: $10 tickets for a cigar, cocktail and beer
- A soak tank with proceeds benefiting the Phillipsburg High School Wrestling Team
- Ax throwing by Skeggy’s Ax House
* Face painting
* A petting zoo
* The Balloon Clown
* Hawaiian Santa
* Cheerleading demonstrations
Of course, food – especially seafood – is on the menu at Clam Jam. Range of vendors include: 3rd & Ferry Fish Market, The Flying V, Cosmic Kettle Corn, Smoked & Sauced, Chocolate Moonshine, Tiera De Fuego, Habby Fruit Hot Sauces, Zuzu Confectionary, Ocean, Hacienda Los Agaves, Aman’s, The Bayou Easton , Lehigh Valley BBQ, Elpedio’s Ristorante and more.
While you’re there, you can listen to live music from:
- Zaire: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
- Avenue 16: 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- GruviTune: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.