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East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic Virginia Beach
April 18, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
24th Street Park on the Baordwalk
April 18, 2020 – 12:00 pm-2:30 pm
Critics’ Choice Award
1st Place: CP Shuckers Cafe & Raw Bar
2nd Place: Murphy’s Irish Pub
3rd Place: Irwin’s Pharmacy & Fountain
Honorable Mention: Captain Groovy’s Grill & Raw Bar; Ocean’s 14 Restaurant & Bar; Norfolk Seafood Co. & Big Easy Oyster Bar
Peoples’ Choice Award
1st Place: Murphy’s Irish Pub
2nd Place: Calypso Bar & Grill
3rd Place: Ocean’s 14 Restaurant & Bar
Honorable Mention: Irwin’s Pharmacy & Fountain; CP Shuckers Cafe & Raw Bar; Norfolk Seafood Co. & Big Easy Oyster Bar
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. Live music from HM Johnson Band!
The East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic is a general admission ticketed event. We highly recommend getting your tickets early!
The Virginia Beach Visitor Information Center is also selling limited tickets for the East Coast She-Crab Soup Classic – cash or check only (no credit cards). The center is located at 2100 Parks Avenue and open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. Limit of 8 tickets per purchase. Service fee applies.
- Coming Soon
- 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
- Parking is conveniently located in the 25th Street Municipal Garage (336 25th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451).