2501 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28412
Phone: (910) 398-8333

Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival Transportation – FREE Park and Ride

Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival Transportation August 8-9th, 2015

The 45th Annual Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival  is upon us and Event Shuttle Service is excited to to be a part of all the fun again this year! We look forward to seeing all the festival goers, Shrimp Kings and Shrimp Queens throughout the weekend while we offer FREE park & ride service from the 4 designated parking areas into the Festival.

You can WIN $100 OFF YOU NEXT RIDE by uploading a picture of you and your friends/family inside the shuttle on social media! Tag us on Facebook @eventshuttleservice, Instagram @eventshuttleservice or Twitter @eventshuttle

Where do you park and ride for the Shrimp Festival?

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Look for signage for the Event Shuttle Service pick up and drop off shuttle. One of our Mercedes Benz Sprinter Shuttles or 24 Passenger Busses will be on rotation at the designated parking areas (1-4) to bring you, free of charge, to the Festival Grounds. We also have a wheelchair Accessible shuttle available for persons with disabilities.

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The fun begins on Saturday with the Annual Parade at 9am, gates open at 10am until midnight and on Sunday from 10:00 an until 5pm.

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For full access to details about the Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival, download the smart phone app for iPhone or Android.

About 2015 Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival

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The Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival began began as a way to honor the local fishing community has grown over the years, drawing crowds of more than 10,000 people for live music, the famous Shrimparoo Shrimp Dinner, food, arts & crafts, beverage tent, tides, food trucks, games, shrimp heading contest and entertainment for the whole family. Fireworks at approximately 9 p.m.

Admission: Adults $5, children 6-12 $2 and under 6 Free ( a portion of proceeds will benefit Dixon High School Student Scholarships)

Shrimp Festival Highlights

Shrimp Festival Parade Saturday 9am

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Live Music with The Embers Featuring Craig Woolard, Classic Collections, Carolina Band and others

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Shrimp Heading Contest Saturday 1pm

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Queen Elsa & Ana in the children’s areas

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Car Truck and Bike Show Sunday 8am – 12pm

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Directions to Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival

From Wilmington, NC (View Driving Directions from MapQuest):
Go North on Highway 17 approximately 45 minutes, go RIGHT (at the Sneads Ferry road sign), onto Highway 172, go through the traffic light (at Four Corners) and about a mile down, turn RIGHT onto Sneads Ferry Road at the Exxon. The Community Building is about a mile down on the LEFT across from the skating rink.

From Greenville: Hwy 11 South to Kinston, then Hwy 258 South to Jacksonville and follow the directions from Jacksonville:

From Jacksonville, NC (View Driving Directions from MapQuest):
Go South on Highway 17 past New River Air Station, after the 3rd overpass turn LEFT at the light onto Highway 210, drive about 5 miles to the next traffic light (at four corners) and turn LEFT onto Highway 172 and about a mile down, turn RIGHT onto Sneads Ferry Road at the Exxon. The Community Building is about a mile down on the LEFT across from the skating rink.

From Swansborro, NC (View Driving Directions from MapQuest):
Go South on Highway 172 through Camp Lejeune to the Sneads Ferry Back Gate. Once you cross over the high-rise bridge about a mile down turn LEFT at the Exxon. The Community Building is about a mile down on the LEFT across from the skating rink.

From the Sneads Ferry Back gate of Camp Lejeune (View Driving Directions from MapQuest):
Once you cross over the high-rise bridge about a mile down turn LEFT at the Exxon. The Community Building is about a mile down on the LEFT across from the skating rink.

From Topsail Beaches (View Driving Directions from MapQuest):
Go North on Highway 210 to the 2nd traffic light (at four corners) turn RIGHT onto Highway 172 and about a mile down, turn RIGHT onto Sneads Ferry Road at the Exxon. The Community Building is about a mile down on the LEFT across from the skating rink.

 

Amanda Baker

I’m the founder of Event Shuttle Service. I’m a Mom. I’m a huge Carolina Panthers fan. KEEP POUNDING! :)