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East Coast She Crab Soup Classic

April 7, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm


24th Street Park
Food Vendors
No Pets Allowed

The East Coast She Crab Soup Classic focuses on one of the region’s most-loved seafood delicacies.  This highly identifiable cuisine has been a staple of area menus for decades.

Restaurants serve their individual recipes and compete for People’s Choice Awards, determined by the ballots of those attending.  Critic’s Choice Awards also are given by a panel of four leading regional cuisine experts.

The East Coast She Crab Soup Classic is a ticketed event.

A limited number of tickets will be available through Ticketmaster.

Hours: Noon-2:30pm

Children 12 and younger who are not sampling and are accompanied by an adult are free. 

Dogs and beach chairs are not permitted in the tasting area.

The event is held rain or shine.

Winners for 2017

Critic's Choice:

1st Place - Blue Seafood & Spirits

2nd Place - Passion the Restaurant

3rd Place - Freemason Abbey Restaurant

Honorable Mentions: Jumpin' Shrimp Bar & Grille, Captain George's Seafood Restaurant, and C.P. Shuckers Cafe & Raw Bar

People's Choice:

1st Place - Freemason Abbey Restaurant

2nd Place - Blue Seafood & Spirits

3rd Place - Murphy's Irish Pub

Honorable Mentions: Passion the Restaurant, Calypso Bar & Grill, and Captain George's Seafood Restaurant

Parking is conveniently located in the 25th Street Municipal Garage

336 25th Street

Virginia Beach, VA 23451

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