Amateur Chowder Entry Form 2018 Think your homemade chowder is the best? Put it to the test! Twelve participants will have their best batch of chowder judged by a Panel of Judges. Prizes are awarded to the top 3 finishers: 1st place gets $200 and a clam trophy, 2nd place gets $125 and 3rd place takes home $75. The entry fee is $15. Saturday April 21st 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM at the Elks Lodge.