Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival

S_G_Logo_10_Evergreen_OutlineThe Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival returns this fall, combining the classic Southern dish with family-friendly entertainment and more than 100 art and craft vendors. The event features live music, kids’ zone, food, a craft brew fest, wildlife demonstrations, and more.

A VIP experience package features access to Indian Mound Cottage (previously the Rockefellers' winter home), with an elevated tent, open bar and catering throughout the weekend. The package features daily entrance onto the island, unlimited drinks and prime view of the main stage. For a full list of inclusions, visit the VIP & Lounges Experience.

This year’s spirited three-day event will be take place September 16 through September 18, in the oak-lined National Historic Landmark District. General admission to the festival is free.

For more information, including the latest three-day schedule for the 2016 Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival, visit