Come hungry to Jekyll Island’s 5th annual Shrimp & Grits Festival! The weekend event begins Friday, September 17th at 5:30 pm and lasts through Sunday at 4:00 pm.
Friday night is $3 sample night. Each vendor will serve tastes of their unique shrimp and grits for just $3 each. Enjoy jazz music by Straight No Chaser.
The highlight of the event are the two cooking competitions. Amateurs compete on Saturday. Professionals compete on Sunday. Festival admission is free and parking is $5 per vehicle.
For an extra special experience, try the VIP Package which includes: premium up front parking, 1lb bag of stone ground grits, a gift certificate for 1/2 lb or shrimp from the City Market, a signed festival poster, and 4 free samples at Friday night’s event. For VIP information, please call 912-635-3636.