The 2022 Shrimp & Grits Festival, benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, is Saturday, February 19, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Destin Boardwalk.
The third annual friendly food competition features creative variations of Shrimp & Grits by local restaurateurs and chefs from Fort Walton Beach to 30A, all competing to be crowned the best on the Emerald Coast.
Some of the local restaurants and businesses taking part are Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer, LuLu’s, Grand Vista Grill, A&A Spice is Life, Knife’s Edge, East Pass Seafood, Sunpro, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, and Swiftly Catered.
General admission is $40. Includes an armband for unlimited food samples and drink tickets for craft beer and cocktail samples. Food Only / Under 21 Tickets are $25 each. Includes an armband for unlimited food samples. VIP admission is $65. Includes an armband for unlimited food samples and drinks tickets. Plus, exclusive early admission to the event (11 a.m. – 12 p.m.), VIP lounge with private bar, and more.
Tickets for the 3rd Annual Shrimp & Grits Festival are on sale now: click here for tickets.
Destin Boardwalk is located behind Brotula’s Seafood House & Steamer at 210 Harbor Blvd in Destin.