Destin Shrimp & Grits Festival is This Weekend
Festival season is back! Kicking off the fun this Saturday, Feb. 27, is the¬†2nd Annual Destin Shrimp & Grits Festival.
Chefs will be competing for the title of shrimp & grits king starting at noon at the Destin Harbor behind Brotula’s.¬†Last year’s event was a huge success as local restaurateurs and chefs from Fort Walton Beach to 30A, all competed to be crowned winner of the best shrimp & grits on the Emerald Coast.¬†
The first year festival raised more than $20,000, with all the profits going to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast.
Plan to purchase your tickets directly through the festival website. Here are the ticket categories:
- General Admission – $35 (includes armband for unlimited food samples and 7 drink tickets for craft beer and cocktail samples)
- Food Only / Under 21 Tickets – $25 (includes armband for unlimited food samples)
- VIP – $65 (includes armband for unlimited food samples and 7 drink tickets for craft beer and cocktail samples. Plus, exclusive early admission (11am – 12pm) to the event, swag bag and VIP lounge with private bar)