The Gulf Coast

48th Annual National Shrimp Festival 2019

October 10, 2019 to October 13, 2019 in Gulf Shores , AL

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Savor fresh from the gulf seafood at the 48th 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.