The Shrimp & Grits Festival is rooted in this southern staple and the belief that good food brings us all together. Throughout the weekend, you’ll find a plethora of chefs and cooks sharing their favorite recipe for shrimp & grits. Let local food trucks tempt you with their unique, and varied taste treats. And don’t forget to grab something from the Handmade Provisions, so you can take the taste of the Shrimp & Grits Festival home with you.

Riverfront Lawn Shrimp & Grits

Grab a seat on the Riverfront Lawn to enjoy the best shrimp & grits from local restaurants.

Main Lawn Food Trucks & Stands

Humankind cannot subsist on shrimp & grits alone.

Jekyll Island is now seeking food court vendors to complement the shrimp & grits sellers at the 2019 Festival. Applications are due by Friday, June 21, and all entrants will be notified of their acceptance/denial no later than Friday, July 12.


Handmade Provisions

Located near the Main Lawn, sample these handmade, packaged foods, but don’t forget to take home all your favorites!