Richmond: Chili & chowder fest slated Sept. 16

The Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires will hold its 17th annual Chili & Chowder Fall Festival from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at Camp Russell, 341 Boys Club Road.

The admission fee is $25 per person and includes chili and chowder prepared by area restaurants and two tokens for grill food.

The day's lineup includes raffles, boat rides, free hourly giveaways, music, and lawn games. Hot dogs, hamburgers, soda, water, craft beers, wine, frozen margaritas and daiquiris are available for purchase.

Attendees must be 21 years old.

Tickets may be purchased at the Boys & Girls Club at 16 Melville St., Pittsfield, or at Camp Russell on the day of the event.

For more information, call 413-448-8258 or visit


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