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Great food reasonably priced, but you gotta be hungry! Had my first Cajun Pistol this year. They... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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No local restaurants with fresh shrimp here but...

The food is fair food. Rubbery overpriced frozen shrimp, no fresh shrimp. Go for the smaller... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Karen D
Pensacola, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food reasonably priced, but you gotta be hungry! Had my first Cajun Pistol this year. They aren’t huge and I didn’t even have to stand in line! That’s rare. It was deeeelicious! On Sunday afternoon near closing time at 5, $15 meals drop to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoy going to the festival and seeing the local arts vendors and local food choices. There is always entertainment available with 3 stages and pop up acts.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Been going to this fest for like the last 20+ years. Always the same setup, many repeat vendors, stages, etc ...EXCEPT this year. Supposedly fest organizers hired a firm/group to plan booth locations (vendors/food) and after talking to some of those vendors, most of them...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First off let me start this off by saying I love festivals. I go to several a year where I live in Tennessee. Greek fest, Asian fest, Spanish fest all are great experiences. Maybe we do things different, but if Set your prices to high...More

Thank tindellr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To one who said - NO LOCAL FOOD - WELL THAT EQUALS BS . At least 8 Local Restaurants had set ups. Some of the best food this year an growing. From Blooming Onions to Shrimp 5 ways - Oysters. -Fried Claims -Crab cakes -...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is fair food. Rubbery overpriced frozen shrimp, no fresh shrimp. Go for the smaller munchies instead. Go to the local restaurants in the area for REAL shrimp and use Tripadvisor to find out where they are when you plan your trip. You can...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We try to make it every year. Only 12 hrs. from St Louis MO, and we stay a week at a condo on the beach. We walk out on the beach and head to the festival. My wife tours the tents, and I tour the...More

1  Thank G-H-2
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Lots of vendors' booths with interesting stuff and goods, some of which made it back to DFW. Sunday afternoon had interesting musical acts this year. Throw in Cold Beer and we were good. Yes, the food was expensive but our group enjoyed the seafood offerings....More

3  Thank Susan C
Reviewed October 31, 2017

About the 3rd or 4th time for me to attend. It was unbelievable how hot it was this year, so for some it was a chore to traverse the entire event. It is basically a crafts fair with food truck vendors and music, so if...More

1  Thank danstop
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Not their fault it was so darn hot that we didn't even want food to eat this year. And they really need to add seating for people to eat at with possible misting fans to cool them off in hot weather...hint hint....... But the art...More

2  Thank sandcastleinthesand
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