The 74th Annual Pismo Beach Clam Festival

Pismo Beach’s 74th annual Clam Festival is unfortunately canceled this year due to the COVID 19 virus.  However, we still want you to help us celebrate this year. Please vote for your favorite clam chowder starting October 10th.  All participating restaurants are open for takeout and dining outside, so come by between October 10th through the 24th and sample these wonderful clam chowder recipes at these fine restaurants and vote for your favorite. If you can’t come during this time,  you can still vote from your past tasting experiences at these popular restaurants.

Voting is over for your favorite Clam Chowder

After over 3,200 votes the results are in. Winning the people’s choice vote is Pismo Beach Fish & Chips. The runner up was Splash Cafe.. 

The judges choice winner is Blonde at the Inn at the Pier. The runner up was Splash Cafe.

You can also relive past Clam Festivals by viewing our various videos on our website and at our YouTube Channel . Be sure to mark your calendars for this time next year for our live celebration as we celebrate our 75th year of the annual Clam Festival in style.  We will be bringing back the parade, kids zone, clam chowder contest, local food and wine, live music and more, see you next year for this timeless event.

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Pismo Beach Clam Festival 2019 from Pismo Beach on Vimeo.