At the Little River ShrimpFest, bring your family & friends to enjoy fresh seafood from a local restaurant or get your favorite festival food fix. Enjoy scenic views, live entertainment, and shop for a unique souvenir or gift from a crafter. A children’s area will offer a variety of entertainment & activities.

  • The festival will be held Oct. 12 & 13, 2019
    • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. both days.
  • The event is at the Historic Little River (SC) Waterfront. 
  • Admission is $5 per person (per day) at the gate. Children 12 & Under are free.
    • Discount tickets are available in-person at these locations while supplies last, beginning approx. 2 weeks prior to the festival.
    • The festival is proud to support these community efforts.
  • Festival T-Shirts will be available for $15 each or 2 for $25 beginning at the festival. T-shirts are not available before the festival. Other wares or shirt styles (if available) may be priced differently.
    • Many size/color varieties will sell out. Any leftover shirts will be available for purchase at the Little River Chamber beginning late in the week following the festival for a limited time.
  • Shrimp and other fresh local seafood will be available for purchase from vendors and local restaurants within the festival.
    • The $5 admission does not include food.
    • There will also be other food vendors at the festival selling non-seafood items.
  • No outside food, beverages or coolers will be admitted.
  • There will be limited seating available for entertainment and dining.
    • You are welcome to bring your own chair. An easy to carry, collapsible chair that you can easily carry or fit on a bus seat with you is advised.
  • The entertainment schedule features a variety of live music.
  • Many vendors do take credit cards, but you should plan to bring some amount of cash just in case. There will also be ATMs inside the festival.
  • No pets. Only ADA compliant Service Animals.
  • No Concealed Weapons
  • Vendor spaces are first-come, first-served and are usually filled by the end of August. Subscribe to receive vendor applications as published: http://bit.ly/2hnOJu
  • New/potential volunteers are encouraged to fill out this form by August to be called.