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Discover Coastal Living with the World Famous Blue Crab Festival in Little River, SC

April 18, 2024

Just a stone’s throw away from the tranquil Kingfish Bay community in lies the Historic Little River Waterfront, SC—home to the 42nd Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival. This year the event is scheduled for May 18 & 19, 2024 (always the weekend after Mother’s Day. This much-anticipated event is a quick 15-minute drive from our community, making it a top event for residents to attend.

A Short Drive to Culinary and Cultural Delights

Residents of Kingfish Bay can enjoy the unique advantage of living in close proximity to one of the Southeast’s largest festivals. The World Famous Blue Crab Festival is not only a celebration of the region’s rich seafood tradition but also a showcase of vibrant local culture. As a Kingfish Bay resident, you can easily head over to the festival to indulge in fresh, local seafood straight from the waterfront restaurants or enjoy your favorite festival foods in a picturesque setting.

Award-Winning Entertainment at Your Doorstep

The festival’s consistent recognition as the Best Annual Event/Festival on the Grand Strand by Sun News readers highlights its appeal. Living so close to the event, you and your guests can relish in live beach music, explore unique craft offerings, and soak up the scenic views without the hassle of long-distance travel. The convenience of satellite parking and shuttle service further ensures that accessing the festival is a breeze.

Enhance Your Coastal Living Experience

The Blue Crab Festival exemplifies the vibrant lifestyle that coastal living offers. The festival not only provides a taste of the local culinary scene but also immerses you in the community spirit and natural beauty that define the area. If you get a wild hair, charter a boat for the day and take it down to Little River to see the festival from a different point of view! If doing so, we highly suggest getting there early to beat the rush. The whole adventure is a perfect example of the casual yet enriching lifestyle that awaits here at Kingfish Bay.

An Event to Remember

Imagine spending your day at the festival, enjoying mouth-watering crab dishes and live entertainment, and snagging some handmade art for your new foyer. Followed by a short drive back to your peaceful retreat at Kingfish Bay where you can unwind poolside and nap the rest of the day away. Only to wake up and do it all again on Sunday! This proximity not only adds value to your home but also enhances your lifestyle, providing you with easy access to major local events and a chance to engage with the community.

Event Details:

May 18 & 19, 2024
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Historic Little River Waterfront
4468 Mineola Ave,
Little River, SC 29566

Ticket Price
Online Advance Ticket – $10
Day-of Admission – $10
Children 12 & Under Free

Why Choose Kingfish Bay?

We’re more than just a community; we’re here to build you a gateway to experience the best of coastal Carolina. With events like the Blue Crab Festival just minutes away, living in our community offers a unique blend of tranquility and excitement. Whether you’re a seafood aficionado, a lover of the arts, or simply someone seeking a serene yet connected place to call home, Kingfish Bay offers the ideal backdrop for your coastal life.

So, make the move! Join us at Kingfish Bay and discover how easy it is to enjoy big festival fun while living in a community that feels like a vacation every day.