Got Shrimp? Aransas Pass prepares for 70th Annual Shrimporee

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jun 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-06 12:52:16-04

It’s that time of the year again, the 70th Annual Shrimporee is happening this weekend in Aransas Pass!

Three-day passes are being sold for $20 for the Friday, Saturday and Sunday festival, June 8-10. Otherwise, gain access to live entertainment, a farmers market, carnival rides and more for $10 daily. Seniors, military and children 7-12 can enter for just $5 and children under 6 are free. 

The sounds of Steve Warnier, Clarissa Serna and A.B. Quintanilla Y Kumbiakings All Starz, among others, will fill the air while shrimp lovers get their fix of the tasty seafood. 

The annual parade will happen Saturday at 10 a.m. 

For a full list of events, visit the Shrimporee website here. In the meantime, here are some recipes from 2007 Shrimporee Chef Justin Vickery that are sure to please the whole family.