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Awendaw Blue Crab Festival

awendaw blue crab festival

They are also looking for key sponsors. The love of getting people together with the expectation of a great time Promotional value expires Oct 10, 2015. Congress to recognize the unique culture of the Gullah Geechee people who have traditionally resided in the coastal areas and the sea islands of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida — from Pender County, North Carolina, to St. The festival is supported by many key sponsors and vendors. Anyone looking to be a vendor, volunteer, sponsor, or have questions regarding the festival can call, Gregory Saxton, at 843-928-3100 or email.

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Upcoming Events

awendaw blue crab festival

Call Town Hall for more information. A traffic jam in Awendaw, population 1,250. Started in 1975, the festival begins each year with a parade down U. As the festival continues to grow each year the number for a need of volunteers increases. A key component of the park will be a 2½ mile section of the East Coast Greenway, a pedestrian and bike path that will be totally off road. In 2017 the Church at SeWee Bay hosted the event. What is the experience customers can expect? There will also be a Crab Eating Contest and new games and activities for the kids to include tug of war, izzy dizzy, and a sack race.

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Awendaw sees return of crab fest

awendaw blue crab festival

By subscribing I agree to the and have read the. Vendors please download the applications. The theme this year is engagement and unity, coming together as a community with its neighbors with the purpose of influencing youth and the next generation. If you or know someone who would like to be a vendor please reach out to them. What was the inspiration to start or run this business? The Town of Awendaw will be selling beer and wine this year. The Town will sell alcohol and wine.

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Awendaw sees return of crab fest

awendaw blue crab festival

If there are any proceeds after expenses, we will make a decision together as a whole council on what we will do with it. Last year the Town hosted its annual festival on its very own park with a 50-acre lake. No coolers are allowed into the festival. The town has been working for three years to create a very unique park but have been delayed several times due to weather events. If you are interested in being a key sponsor, volunteer or vendor please call Gregory Saxton, Town Clerk at 843-928-3100.

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Awendaw sees return of crab fest

awendaw blue crab festival

The love of getting people together with the expectation of a great time By entering my email above, I agree Groupon can send me emails for local services, shopping, travel and Groupon updates. In 2007, the last year of the event, about 5,000 people attended. Anyone in a band or who performs that is looking for a way to showcase their talent, is encouraged to contact the town. After the festival's modest beginnings at Town Hall, it relocated to Camp Sewee on Doar Rd for several years. Since then the Awendaw Blue Crab Festival has grown to an annual event celebrating Awendaw life where over a 100 bushels of Lowcountry blue crabs are steamed and served plain with lemon or in two unique flavors: garlic or Cajun.

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The Awendaw Blue Crab Festival

awendaw blue crab festival

Robinson remembers campaigning for town council at the 2007 festival. Those who are table vendors which uses a 10X10 space;there is an early bird special until Friday, August 2, 2019. Although is still under construction, the almost complete 50-acre lake serves as the backdrop for the event. Valid only for option purchased. If you are interested in being a sponsor or a vendor, please let us know.

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Annual Awendaw Blue Crab Festival kicks off Saturday!

awendaw blue crab festival

In fact, nobody is quite sure why it was canceled for those years. The Awendaw Blue Crab Festival is an exciting event that hosts over 2,000 folks from all over the country. The event was revived after a four-year hiatus. They are preparing for their 24th annual Blue Crab Festival. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. The annual Awendaw Crab Festival will be held Saturday, Aug. The event features live music, jump castles, a game trailer and much more.

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