Vendor Applications for 2017 are closed. 

Thank you for your interest in participating in the Little River ShrimpFest. We are no longer accepting vendor applications for the 2017 festival. You are encouraged to subscribe to our vendor emails to receive applications for future events as soon as they are published.

Credit Cards accepted for Sponsorship & Vendor Payments; A $10.00 fee will apply for payment processing.



  • There is no set deadline for applications as batches of vendors are regularly accepted/denied. As such, you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
  • To request a specific location or other need, please list it under “Special Requests” on your vendor application.
  • Read through rules attached to the vendor application, as most of your questions are answered there. Accepted vendors should also read through your vendor packet thoroughly.
  • Some vendors may not need a retail license, however all vendors are required to file and pay sales tax in the state of SC. Learn more at DOR.SC.GOV. If you are a non-profit, see if you are exempt from sales tax and the retail license requirements here. For more information, you may contact Jeremy Roof with the SC Department of Revenue directly at 843-492-2023.
  • The Little River ShrimpFest is the sole purveyor of “Little River ShrimpFest” official merchandise. The sale of items using the term “Little River ShrimpFest” is prohibited.
  • For additional questions, you may contact Hubert Bullard, Festival Director, at 843-249-6604 ext. 2 or


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