Watkins Glen Village Christmas Winners List

WATKINS GLEN, NY – The Village Christmas Committee announced winners of the parade and 6th Annual Chowder Cook-off held during the festival on December 3, 2010 in downtown Watkins Glen.The 6th Annual Chowder Cook-Off winners were: First – Schuyler Hospital’s Bacon Scallop Chowder; Second – a newcomer to the event – Havana’s Café & Creamery’s New England Clam Chowder; and Third – Shrimp and Pineapple Chowder. Honorable Mentions – Seneca Harbor Station and Maria’s Tavern. Thanks to all our entries! Great job!Winners of the Village Christmas parade sponsored by the Seneca Lake General Store were “Most Christmas Spirit – New Heights Dance Theater; “Most Decorated” – Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards; “Most Decorated Fire Truck” – Odessa Fire Department and “Judges Choice” – the Watkins Glen Post Office’s “Grinch Bug” with the Grinch and Cindy Lou! Congratulations and thanks to all of our other entries.Christine Peacock, chair of the Village Christmas, stated “What a great way to kick off the holiday season- good food, great shopping and fantastic fireworks! Thanks for all your support!”

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