• January 28, 2021
2021 Shrimp Festival Cancelled

The Shrimp Festival Committee is hoping to host a “Falling for Shrimp” weekend on Saturday & Sunday, October 2-3rd, 2021.

  • May 5, 2017
Baptist Nassau Presents the Shrimp Festival

The Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival Committee is pleased to announce that Baptist Medical Center-Nassau is the “Presenting Sponsor” of the 54th annual festival being held May 5 -7, 2017

  • May 3, 2017
2017 Shrimp Festival Lot and Street Closures

Wondering how to get around downtown Fernandina Beach during the Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival? Here are the scheduled street and parking lot closures for the 2017 Festival:

  • May 2, 2017
2017 Shrimp Festival Pirate Parade is May 4th

This year’s Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival’s Pirate Parade theme is the Ultimate Shrimp Experience. The parade will begin promptly at 6 :00 p.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017

  • October 3, 2016
Save the Date – Shrimp Festival 2017

The 2017 Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival begins on Thursday, May 4th, with the popular Pirate Parade that starts promptly at 6:00 p.m.

  • June 10, 2016
Shrimp Festival 2016 Slide Show

If you missed the 2016 Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival, or just want to relive some of the wonderful moments, check out this fantastic slide show by Peggy and Helmut Albrecht.