The Brunswick Blessing of the Fleet Festival is a one-day celebration of the best that Coastal Georgia has to offer from fresh seafood to local arts and crafts to live music and family fun games. a variety of leisure activities. Join us at Mary Ross Waterfront Park for an exciting list of events by the water. Share in the celebration!

Schedule & Key Things to Do

Saturday, May 8th, 2021 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Stage: Miss Blessing of the Fleet Pageant 10:00 AM

Stage: Official Welcome 11:00 AM


Field: Brunswick City Police vs Brunswick City Firefighter Annual Tug-of-War 11:15 AM

Under the Farmers Market: First Annual Southeast Georgia Shrimp Standoff 11:30 AM

-Limited to 12 Teams - $25.00 entry 

To Sign-Up 

Stage: Conni Laine on the Main Stage 12:15 PM

Field: Shrimp Eating Contest 1:00 PM

-Limited to 10 contestants 16 years of age or older. $10 entry

To Sign Up:

Stage: WharfRatz on the Main Stage 1:15 PM

Waterfront: Blessing of the Fleet Procession 2:00 PM

Stage: Bonnie Blue Band on the Main Stage 3:00 PM


  • Children's area 

  • Education Area (Includes UGA Marine Life Touch Tank)

  • Arts & Crafts 

  • Food Vendors 

  • Axe Throwing

  • Southeast Georgia Health System Wellness Mobile