Festival Raffles

Feeling lucky? The Charlestown Seafood Festival has several raffles for you to enter where you can win anything from cash, prizes, even live lobster!

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Raffle Prizes

Each year, the Charlestown Seafood Festival raffles off amazing items. In past years the raffle prizes have included a pair of kayaks, overnight getaways, Block Island packages, a pair of coins to Nordic Lodge, a pair of tickets to Rhythm & Roots, and more! 2024 Prizes Coming Soon!

In addition to being sold during the festival, tickets will be available for sale at the Chamber office once raffle prizes are announced (typically on or before Memorial Day). During the festival, tickets can be purchases at the Raffle Booth at Festival Main Gate. Raffle winners are drawn Sunday of the festival at 6 p.m. Winners do not need to be present to win and will be notified if they’re not there. Tickets are $2. 


Lobster Raffles

Each day, one lucky person will win a large lobster at least 10 pounds or bigger! The winner is pulled each day at 3 p.m. during the festival.

Each ticket is $2 and the winners must be present to win in order to claim their lobster. The Chamber will hold lobster and keep it chilled until the winner is ready to leave the festival for the day. 

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50/50 Raffles

The Charlestown Seafood Festival holds a 50/50 raffle daily. The winner is pulled at 8 p.m. each night and does not need to be present to win. Tickets are $5.

2023 Raffle Prizes

(2024 Prizes To Be Announced)

First Prize – South County Getaway

Two-night stay at Shelter Harbor Inn, 100.00 Gift card to Matunuck Oyster Bar, 4 Tickets to Atlantis Rising, $50 Gift Card to Two Little Fish, & Gift Coins to The Nordic (Value $1,500.00) Donated by South County Tourism Council,  & The Nordic.

Second Prize – Block Island Getaway

Two Round trip tickets on the Block Island Ferry, $200 Gift cards to Ballard’s Restaurant and a two-night stay at the National Hotel.  (Value $1,500.00) Donated by; Poland Media Group, Block Island Ferry and the National Hotel.

Third Prize – Yeti Prize Pack

Tundra 45 Yeti Hard Cooler, 14oz Yeti Rambler Mug, 30oz Yeti Tumbler, 10oz Yeti Wine Tumbler, 12oz Yeti Colster Slim Can Cooler, 35 Yeti Carryall Tote Bag & Yeti Lunch Bag.  (Value $725.00) Donated by, the Charlestown Chamber of Commerce.

Fourth Prize – Budweiser Summer Beach Fun

Includes a Bud Light Beach Wagon, Beach Cooler & Chair, Nutrl Jenga Set, Budweiser & Nutrl Seltzer Products (Value $700.00). Donated by, McLaughlin & Moran.

Fifth Prize – 10 Foot Lifetime Horizon Paddle Board with paddle (Value $450.00) Donated by, Advanced Waste Water Technology.

Sixth Prize – Pair of Tickets to Rhythm and Roots Festival

Labor Day Weekend (Value $400.00) Donated by, Rhythm and Roots Festival.

Seventh Prize – KL Outdoor Aruba 10’ Sit in Kayak Ocean Berry with paddle (Value $350.00) Donated by, Fenner Septic/Westerly Sanitation.

Eight Prize – Pair of Tickets to Theatre by the Sea production of “Jersey Boys” and a $100.00 Gift Certificate to the Breachway Grill. (Value$300.00) Donated by, Theatre by the Sea and the Breachway Grill.

Tickets – $2.00 each. Raffle to be held on Sunday, August 6th, 2023 at 6:00 pm. You need not be present to win. Winners responsible for all applicable taxes


Make sure you drop by the Charlestown Chamber of Commerce Information and Merchandise tent.

It’s staffed by friendly volunteers who can answer all of your festival-related questions.

While there you can purchase tee shirts, sweatshirts, hats, and all kinds of fun memorabilia from the Charlestown Chamber of Commerce & the Charlestown Seafood Festival.

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The 39th Annual

Charlestown Seafood Festival

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Saturday, August 3: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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