Chowdah Fest began the night before "Snowpocolypse" in 2011

Since then, many Judges have been involved. Here are some of them in no particular order:

 Gale Gand- Chef

Gale Gand- Chef

 Chef Rick Tramonto- Chef

Chef Rick Tramonto- Chef

 Ina Pinkney- Chef & Author 

Ina Pinkney- Chef & Author 

  Sara Gasbara

Sara Gasbara

 Jimmy Banos Jr.- Chef

Jimmy Banos Jr.- Chef

 Doug Sohn- Chef & Author

Doug Sohn- Chef & Author

  Ji Suk Yi ~ Reporter

Ji Suk Yi ~ Reporter

  Michael Nahabedian- Chef

Michael Nahabedian- Chef

  Ted Brunson

Ted Brunson

  Monica Eng- WBEZ Reporter

Monica Eng- WBEZ Reporter