2019 National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores

Oct 10 2019 - 10:00am to Oct 13 2019 - 6:00pm

The 48th Annual National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama, is October 10 - 13, 2019. Located at the Gulf Shores Public Beach, the National Shrimp Festival is a celebration of all variations, species, and styles of shrimp. The four-day event attracts an estimated 300,000 people.

This event brings together 50 local and regional chefs and restaurants serving their favorite shrimp-based creation. There is also roughly 200 art and crafts booths, 100 hours of live entertainment, the Little Miss Shrimp Festival Pageant, the Annual Sand Sculpture Contest, and a 5K and 10K race.