The Annual National Shrimp Festival year after year displays an array of Arts & CraftsFine ArtsFood, and Retail Marketplace vendors from all over the country.  New this year is our Outdoor Village created to attract our male demographics.

Vendor Timeline

February 1st:  All vendor applications are posted on our website

April 17th: Deadline for Arts & Craft and Fine Arts

May 15th:  Deadline for Children’s Activity Village, Food, Outdoor Village, and Retail Marketplace

Mid to late May:  Jury process for Arts & Crafts and Fine Arts

July:  All vendors notified of acceptance/wait list

August – September:  Accepted vendors will be sent important emails regarding details on being in the festival.

September (specific date on applications):  Vendors can cancel and receive full refund.  Specific date is listed on vendor application.

November:  Wait list vendor checks/cc are mailed back or destroyed.