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 44th  year and we are proud to offer you the opportunity to enjoy five days of Down East Hospitality.

April 7, 2014 thru April 13, 2014

Most events are April 11th  thru April 13th.

Parade April 12 at 10:30 AM.