Monday, August 11, 2008

Seafood Festival

The first annual New Smyrna Beach Shrimp & Seafood Festival will be held Thursday, August 14 from 5 to 9PM hosted by the Merchants of Flagler Hospitality Group and the Daytona Beach News Journal. Flagler Avenue will be closed from 5 to 9PM to cars and open only to foot traffic.

The festival features over 30 great restaurants from New Smyrna and surrounding areas offering "tastes" of their best shrimp and seafood dishes. Restaurants will be competing for the festival's "BEST ON THE BEACH" award and offering sample portions for sale all priced in the $3 to $5 range. In addition to great seafood, the festival will feature related booths with arts, education, non-profit and fishing related themes, there will be live entertainment with Minister Theory playing on the big stage at Cooper and Flagler Streets.

Come out and celebrate the great seafood New Smyrna has to offer and drop by the OM Chill Bar's Beer Garden, where you can taste NSB's largest selection of Microbrews and fine wines!


Anonymous said...

Went to the Festival. Had a great time - the food was superb. The $3-$5 pricing allowed my to try different items with no disappointment at all. Looking forward to a 2nd annual!