BEAUFORT, S.C. – Get ready for one of Beaufort’s premiere – and fun! – events! The 28th annual Beaufort Shrimp Festival will take place on Oct. 7-8 at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.
The festival will run from 5-10 p.m. on Friday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday.
Participating restaurants will include Serg Group, Belly Full by Tyger, Sea Eagle, Cappys Farm Fresh, Megs Sweet Treats, Tout Sweet, Island Fudge, and Brusters – and a few others as well!
There will be plenty of music both days. On Friday, country singer Lauren Hall will kick things off at 5:30 p.m., and at 7:30 p.m. the Elton John tribute band, Still Standing, will take the stage at the Waterfront Park pavilion. Live music Saturday will be provided by Broke Locals, Walker Dean, Katie Godowns, and the Parris Island Rock Band.
Not only will you be able to buy the best shrimp in the Lowcountry, you’ll also be able to purchase T-shirts and a keepsake shrimp necklace.
Psst … word is that Forrest Gump might just make an appearance!
There is no admission fee.
More information can be found here: https://beaufortshrimpfestival.com/