There are many ways to participate during the annual Shrimp Festival! See opportunities below for those with a destiny to be in the world’s most favorite Shrimp Festival event.

Shrimp Festival Queens

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Shrimp Festival Kings

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Be an Attendee

If you simply want to attend Shrimp Festival as an attendee, fantastic! Click below for the schedule and mark your calendar for your favorite events. Don’t forget to pick up an official, Shrimp Festival t-shirt from our Lions Club booths inside festival grounds!

Be a Participant

Want to be the next Shrimp Queen or King?? For those looking to be a Shrimp Festival contestant, read all about how you can register for this year’s upcoming events. You’ll have a whole new outlook on Shrimp Festival after riding in the parade and hearing the crowd cheer you on!

Be a Volunteer

We need all the help we can get to pull off this incredibly rewarding event and would love to have you on our team for as little or as much effort you’d like to contribute. Sign up to be a volunteer and a Lion will be in touch with you. Come roll your sleeves up and see what it’s like to be part of our Lion Pride!

Be a Festival Sponsor

There are many perks to contributing to Shrimp Festival besides feeling good about giving back! Click below to learn how sponsor dollars are used to help achieve our various community service activities throughout the year and to sign up to be a sponsor for this year’s event.