One of the Oldest and Most Shadtastic Festivals in all of NC!
The Grifton Shad Festival is one of the most
time-honored and longest running festivals in all of North Carolina.
Welcome to the home of the Grifton Shad Festival on the internet!
We are now entering our 47th year.
Come out and enjoy five days of Down East Hospitality. Most events are held on the weekend.
Grand Marshall – TBA
“NO PETS, BICYCLES, OR SKATEBOARDS ALLOWED WITHIN THE FESTIVAL AREA PLEASE.”
THIS REQUEST IS FOR EVERYONE’S SAFETY!