With a seafood tradition that goes back to the founding of New Smyrna Beach, FL, there comes a time each year to celebrate nature’s bounty. At the New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival, you’ll do just that as incredible food, live music, merchants, and more commemorate the fantastic seafood tradition for which coastal Florida is famous. If you consider yourself a foodie, then this event is for you. You’ll delight in delicious coastal cuisine and more at the New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival.
Events like the New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival are just a part of what makes our area such a wonderful vacation destination. Whether you visit for a festival or for the beaches, there’s plenty of great things to do here. To help ensure you have the best possible vacation here, we at The Night Swan offer our free Vacation Guide. It’s full of our recommendations on the area and more to help you have the best possible time while you’re here!
New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival Information
The annual tradition that is the New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival will have your mouth watering for the delicious seafood available. More than 30 restaurants cook up their favorite and most famous seafood dishes, offering them as samples for $3-$5 per sample. They offer these samples as a part of the competition to earn the “Best on the Beach” award which implies serious bragging rights in a place where seafood is the traditional cuisine.
In addition to the seafood competition, you’ll have the chance to explore the merchant booths, live music and entertainment, and more. The festival lays out like a block party, and part of Flagler Avenue will be closed to traffic to make way for the festival-goers. You’ll also find local bars and restaurants will have drink specials, live music, and happy hours in conjunction with the festival. So, when you’re visiting New Smyrna Beach or are looking for a way to get out and about, this seafood festival is for you! It’s a family-friendly event, so bring the kids!
When is it?
August 3, 2017
What time is it?
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where is it?
How much does it cost?
Admission is free for this family-friendly event. However, food samples are $3-$5.
Get Your Seafood Fill On Vacation in New Smyrna Beach
Incredible seafood like what you’ll find at the New Smyrna Beach Shrimp and Seafood Festival are just a part of what makes our area so wonderful. Diverse restaurants, beautiful scenery, and plenty of fun to go around highlight New Smyrna Beach as the ideal vacation destination. And, here at The Night Swan, our beautiful rooms and wonderful amenities await your arrival. So, browse our availability today and see how great your visit to New Smyrna Beach can be. Contact us today to book your getaway!