The 29th Annual Seafood Festival will take place on the weekend of September 7-9,
2018. This event has been rated one of the Top 100 Events in North America by the
American Bus Association. Featuring 50 of the Seacoast’s top restaurants offering their
very best seafood dishes, continuous entertainment, end-of- season sidewalk sales, an
arts and crafts tent, a beer tent, lobster eating contest, Culinary Chef Demonstrations, a
spectacular fireworks display on the beach and more!
Come out and visit us as the summer season winds to a close!
Visit www.hamptonbeachseafoodfestival.com for details on times, entertainment
schedule and participating exhibitors, free parking and shuttle schedules. Ocean
Boulevard (Center Beach) is closed to traffic and becomes a pedestrian mall from the
Marine Memorial (The Lady) to H Street to accommodate the anticipated 150,000+
visitors each day!
Sample the flavors of the seacoast at New England’s largest seaside festival. Over 50
restaurants join together, offering an extensive menu of seafood delicacies. Ata a
Culinary Chef demo you can watch, sample, and learn from the area’s top chefs. Gala
Over 60 Art & Craft dealers, 2 stages of entertainment, a 200 foot beer tent, sidewalk
bargain sales, and an amazing display of fireworks on Saturday night. (Ocean
Boulevard closed to traffic). Choose from favorites like lobster, shrimp, clams (steamed,
broiled, barbecued or fried) to non-seafood items like “Bloomin’ Onion” and fried ice
Continuous entertainment on 2 stages featuring some of the best local bands in the
area – from Blues to Country, Rock & Roll and even a little Jazz.
Hospitality and more entertainment in our Beverage Tent serving Beer , wine and soft
Spectacular fireworks display – Saturday the 8th at 8 PM
Sidewalk Sales (end of season clearance-SAVE $$$$)
Craft Fair – Over 60 Crafts Persons displaying their wares!
SEAFOOD FESTIVAL ADMISSION COST:
Friday: $5.00; Saturday, $10.00; Sunday, $8.00. *A portion of Admission Proceeds go to
support the charities of the Knights of Columbus. Children under 12 are free of charge.
**PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED – PER TOWN ORDINANCE