Shrimp & Grits Festival
Friday, September 14: 4-9 p.m.
Saturday, September 15: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Sunday, September 16: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Voted 2017 Best Festival, Southeast Festivals & Events Association.
A coastal favorite, the Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival, presented by Southern Living, combines the classic southern dish with family-friendly entertainment, artists market, live music, kids’ zone, food, a craft brew fest, wildlife demonstrations, and more. Mark your calendars for this annual three-day event held the third weekend in September.
Admission for the Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival is free. However, the Jekyll Island parking fee will be increased during this event. The fee is an additional $4 per daily/weekly pass; annual passes are not impacted. For additional information on the fee increase, please visit Park Entry & Parking Passes.