The Gulf Coast

47th Annual National Shrimp Festival

October 11, 2018 to October 14, 2018 in Gulf Shores , AL

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Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 47th Annual National Shrimp Festival during this four-day event that attracts over 300,000 people. This year the festival will play host to more than 80 hours of musical entertainment featuring a lineup of national, regional and local acts. There will be musical acts to please all palates, including Blues, Motown, Southern Rock, Jazz, Zydeco and Country. The music begins at 10 a.m. each day and runs through 10 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 5 p.m. on Sunday.