Welcome to the home of the Grifton Shad Festival on the internet! The Grifton Shad Festival is one of the most time-honored and longest running festivals in all of North Carolina. We are now entering our 45th  year. Come out and enjoy five days of Down East Hospitality.

April 13, 2015 thru April 19, 2015

Most events are April 17th  thru April 19th.

Parade April 18 at 10:30 AM.