Memorial Day weekend is approaching and that means it is time for the 2011 Blue Crab Festival in downtown Palatka, Florida.
Memorial Day weekend is approaching and that means it is time for the 2011 Blue Crab Festival in downtown Palatka, Florida. If you are looking for something different to do this weekend, head south on Highway 17.
A Beauty pageant, seafood, live entertainment, a parade, arts and crafts booths and more are waiting for you on the St. John’s River.
The Blue Crab Festival features arts and crafts from artisans, craftsmen, and shopkeepers who bring a variety of toys, furniture, paintings, pottery, clothes, stained glass jewelry, quilts and more for your shopping pleasure!
Seafood Cookoff kicks off on Saturday May 28th at 10:00 AM, so take your taste buds on a ride and enjoy some of the best seafood chowders and gumbos this festival has to offer!
Some of the Blue Crab festivities include a Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony beginning at 10:00 AM on Monday.
$10.00 Helicopter Rides & $5.00 Camel Rides
Here is their entertainment schedule:
6:00 PM Amy and Jack
2:15 Amy Dalley
4:00 Out of Hand
8:30 Toulouse Stree (Doobie Brothers Tribute)
10:30 Highway to Hell (AC/DC Tribute)
12:30 Sauce Boss
2:30 The Lee boys
4:30 Paxton Norris/Tyler Mac
6:30 The Hendrix Experience (Hendrix Tribute)
8:30 Led Hed (Led Zepellin Tribute)
10:30 Motor City Josh
12:30 Red River