The Coast / St. Marys

Annual Rock Shrimp Festival

Dates : 10/1/16 - 10/1/16
St. Marys Waterfront
400 Osborne St.
St. Marys, GA 31558

912-882-4000 | 800-868-8687
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The Annual Rock Shrimp Festival in historic St. Marys continues its long-standing tradition of family fun with a full day of events, including a 5K run, kids' activities, a themed parade featuring decorated floats, fire trucks, tractors, golf carts and more. Downtown will be overflowing with all-day entertainment, demonstrations, arts and crafts vendors, food concessionaires, and, of course, the sweet-tasting rock shrimp that is the event's namesake. 

The tentative schedule is as follows: 7:30 a.m. 5K start, 10 a.m. parade begins, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. vendors open, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. rock shrimp dinners.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Free

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Restaurant on Site

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Pet-friendly

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


    Antique, Craft & Hobby, Culinary, Food, Wine & Beer, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do, Outdoors & Nature, Sports & Racing


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