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National Shrimp Festival

October 10, 2013 to October 13, 2013

Held each year during the second full weekend in October, this event is one of the nation's premier outdoor festivals featuring more than 300 vendors that offer fine art, arts and crafts, a retail marketplace, children's activity village, 10K/5K run, live entertainment, and of course, SHRIMP!! Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Location and directions:
Gulf Shores Public Beach Area

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