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  2017 SHRIMP FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

saturday March 4:
9AM- Ft. Myers Beach Lions Kids Shrimp Run fREE ON THE BEACH GULF BEACH RD. BEACH ACCESS- REGISTER ONSITE. FOR KIDS GRADES 1-5.

Saturday March 11:
9AM- Ft. Myers Beach Lions 5k Shrimp Festival Run-Register online 9am Saturday.  event operated by and for Cypress Lake High school Boosters 
10AM- lions Shrimp Festival Parade!-
This 1.5 mile long parade runs down the main street of town (Estero Blvd). The Matanzas bridge closes at 9am so arrive early! Call Lion Diane 239-454-0043 for info
10AM- 25th Annual Shrimp Festival Food Fun & Crafts Expo
More than 100 great Vendors hit the beach! on the beach 10am Saturday til 6pm for info Call Lion Ted 239-454-0043

10AM- Official Festival Tee Shirts Tank tops, caps & moreon sale Festival Grounds  or buy online Saturday & Sun. all day til 6
10AM- World Famous Lions Shrimp Dinners! 
here On the beach and pavilion 10am Saturday til 5pm and Sunday 10 am til they’re all sold out. Shrimp provided by our local boats. OTHER FOOD VENDORS ONSITE.  Save time in line.
get dinner tickets in advance here.
1PM- Crowning of the 58th Shrimp Festival Queen
 
an old fashioned family event with scholarships and trophies awarded on the beach at the beach pavilion FESTIVAL  park. Free!


Sunday March 12:

10AM-  Shrimp Festival Food Fun & Crafts  Expo
More than 100 great vendors hit the beach! 10-5 pm on the beach for info Call Lion Ted 239-454-0043
10AM- Official Festival Tee Shirts, Tank tops, caps & more
buy online Sun.10am-til they are gone! at the Expo on the beach
 10AM-World Famous Lions Shrimp Dinners
til they sell out! At the Beach Park  Save time in line.
get dinner tickets in advance here.
 1PM- 3rD Annual Lions Festival World Shrimp Eating Championship!  Festival Grounds info: eatingcontest@beachshrimpfestival.com

  

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