43. Beaufort Shrimp Festival
The Shrimp festival is one of Beaufort’s highlights every year and it easy to see why. With FREE admission, the Beaufort Regional Chamber of Commerce brings you to the beautiful Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park as the backdrop for this awesome event. 15 local restaurants participate every year and compete for the Silver Cup Award. There is also a People’s Choice Award so don’t forget to vote for your favorite shrimp dish! There is also a Children’s Shrimp Heading and Peeling competition so bring everyone to this family friendly event.