2023 Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival - Eventeny
2023 Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival
Starts on Friday, November 3rd, 2023
Jekyll Island, Georgia, United States
About the event
Voted Best Festival in the southeast multiple times by the Southeast Festivals & Events Association. A coastal favorite, the Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival combines the classic southern dish with family-friendly entertainment, artists market, live music, food, and more. Mark your calendars for this award-winning two-day event held the first weekend in November in the Historic District of Jekyll Island, Georgia. 2023 Festival Schedule Friday, November 3: 4;00 - 9:00 p.m. Saturday, November 4: 10:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m.
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Nov 03, 2023 · 4:00 PM - Nov 04, 2023 · 9:00 PM(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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Deadline: Aug 03, 2023 (Deadline passed)
The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival is a coastal favorite and a nationally award-winning event that combines the classic southern dish with family-friendly entertainment, art and craft vendors, live music, food, and more. Now in its sixteenth year, with more than 45,000 guests, the festival is held in Jekyll Island’s National Historic Landmark District.
 
Note: This is not a Georgia Grown Member Application and is not transferable if used by mistake. 
 
Artist Market Vendor Requirements:
Download and read all Requirements & Regulations
Non-refundable application fee: $35.00
All vendors are required to use only white tents.
Only vendors displaying their own original artwork may participate.
Buy-Sell/Production items are prohibited.
Reproductions of other artists work is prohibited.
Applicant must submit five (5) images:
  • Three (3) artwork that will be sold at festival (catalog photos will NOT be accepted)
  • One (1) of the artist creating their art 
  • One (1) authentic outside image of the entire front of the booth
No inside shots of the merch or the booth at an inside show will be excepted. 
The booth image must reflect what the booth will look like at the Festival.
Most of the time a booth image is the final deciding factor for acceptance.
An application will be rejected if all requirements are not followed.
Deadline: Aug 03, 2023 (Deadline passed)
The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival is a coastal favorite and a nationally award-winning event that combines the classic southern dish with family-friendly entertainment, art and craft vendors, live music, food, and more. Now in its sixteenth year, with more than 45,000 guests, the festival is held in Jekyll Island’s National Historic Landmark District.
 
 Note: This is not a Georgia Grown Member Application and is not transferable if used by mistake.
Deadline: Aug 03, 2023 (Deadline passed)
This Georgia Grown application in only for Georgia Grown Members that are  Arts & Crafts & Handmade provisions vendors.
 
Due the limited food vendor spaces all Food Trucks must apply with the Festival's Food Court application that does not discount Georgia Grown members. 
 
This is the only Georgia Grown Member Application and is not transferable if used by mistake. You must be an active member of Georgia Grown to use this application. 
 
To check you membership status or to join Georgia Grown contact: 
Happy Wyatt
Georgia Grown
Marketing Coordinator for 
Middle and West Georgia
478-365-2372
Happy.Wyatt@agr.georgia.gov 
 
The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival is a coastal favorite and a nationally award-winning event that combines the classic southern dish with family-friendly entertainment, art and craft vendors, live music, food, and more. Now in its sixteenth year, with more than 45,000 guests, the festival is held in Jekyll Island’s National Historic Landmark District.
 
Georgia Grown Vendor Requirements:
Download and read all Requirements & Regulations
Non-refundable application fee: $35.00
All vendors are required to use only branded or white tents..
Applicant must submit five (5) images:
  • Three (3) artwork/product that will be sold at festival 
  • One (1) of the artist/business creating their art/product
  • One (1) authentic outside image of the entire front of the booth that will be on display at the festival
No inside shots of the merch or the booth at an inside show will be excepted. 
The booth image must reflect what the booth will look like at the Festival.
Most of the time a booth image is the final deciding factor for acceptance.
An application will be rejected if all requirements are not followed.
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