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Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival

August 10th to August 12th, 2018

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Event Schedule

Date Start Time Description
Schedule of Events
Saturday May 5th10:00 am Royalty Contestant Mandatory Meeting - Contestant meeting not open to the public
Saturday June 9th10:00 amRoyalty Contest
Saturday Aug 4th6:00 pm Sneads Ferry Shrimp Ball (Tickets are required).  Doors open at 6:00 pm.  Dinner at 7:00 pm.  Menu to follow
Thursday August 9thTBD Shrimp Festival Sponsor Thank You (Tickets are required).  Additional details pending
Friday August 10th11:00 am Festival Royalty Meet and Greet.  Location TBD
Friday August 10th5:00 pmGates Open for Community Night  (Adults $6.00, Children $3.00, under 3 -free.  Ride all night $12.00 per person. Beer Special 2 for $6.00)
Friday August 10th5:00 pmDakota & Friends Dinosaur Show
Friday August 10th5:00 pmFossil Dig Area
Friday August 10th5:00 to 7:00 pm Big Hart Duo live music on the Main Stage
Friday August 10th6:00 pm Cooking Demonstration - Recipe TBD
Friday August 10th6:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Friday August 10th8:00 pm Cooking Demonstration - Recipe TBD
Friday August 10th8:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Friday August 10th8:00 to 11:00 pm The ToneZ live music on the Main Stage
Friday August 10th10:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Saturday August 11th9:30 am Shrimp Festival Parade  Sneads Ferry Rd to Fulchers Landing Road to Wheeler Creek Rd
Saturday August 11th10:00 am Gates for Festival Open  (Adults $6.00, Children $3.00, under 3 free.  Ride all day $15.00 per person)
Saturday August 11th10:00 amDakota & Friends Dinosaur Show
Saturday August 11th10:00 amFossil Dig Area
Saturday August 11th11:00 am Royalty Luncheon (Tickets Required) Sneads Ferry Methodist Church
Saturday August 11th11:00 am to 8:00 pm Shrimparoo Shrimp Dinner  Located in the air-conditioned Community Center Building
Saturday August 11th12:00 (noon)Dinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Saturday August 11th1:00 pmShrimp Heading Contest
Saturday August 11th1:30 pmRoyalty Shrimp Heading Contest
Saturday August 11th2:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Saturday August 11th3:00 pm Cooking Demonstration  Recipe TBD
Saturday August 11th3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Jason Jackson Trio live music on the Main Stage
Saturday August 11th4:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Saturday August 11th7:00 pm Cooking Demonstration -  Recipe TBD
Saturday August 11th7:00 to 10:00 pm Donnie Lee Strickland live music  on the Main Stage
Saturday August 11th8:00 pmDinosaur Egg Hatching Show
Saturday August 11th10:10 pm FIREWORKS   Spectacular Fireworks Show
   
   

Events and schedule will continue to be updated as the Shrimp Festival team continues to finalize events.