Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival

Enjoy two of the Southʼs most favorite foods – shrimp and grits. With delicious food, live music, and great entertainment, Shrimp and Grits: The Wild Georgia Shrimp and Grits Festival is an island-wide event that showcases the wonderful tastes, sights and sounds of Jekyll Island. In addition, amateur and professional chefs grab your cooking spoons and get ready to compete in the Annual Shrimp and Grits cook-off. The main event will take place in the Jekyll Island Historic District and kicks off with a Friday night concert beginning at 5:30 PM. Admission to the festival is free. Cook up our Award Winning Recipe at home by clicking here.

Wild Georgia Shrimp and Grits Festival Package Includes:

  • Clubhouse or Traditional Accommodations per night including room tax
  • Breakfast Buffet for two each morning in the Grand Dining Room
  • Two tickets to the Jekyll Island Club Hotel booth for their award winning Shrimp and Grits
  • Admission into the Craft Beer Tasting (Must be at least 21 years old)
  • Festival t-shirts and official poster
Shrimp and Grits Festival Package
Date Available Price Booking Link
9/16/16 - 9/18/16 $365.00

Please note: Pricing is per night. Two night minimum. Including taxes. Resort fee and State Hotel-Motel fee extra. Space availability basis. Deluxe and suite upgrades available for additional fee. Single rates available. Certain restrictions apply.