MADEIRA BEACH – John’s Pass Village and Boardwalk seeks food, retail, craft and charity or public information vendors for the 36th Annual John’s Pass Seafood Festival held on the last weekend of October annually.
This year’s festival dates are Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 26-29.
For 35 years, the John’s Pass Seafood Festival has featured non-stop musical performances from some of the best bands, hundreds of craft vendors, hundreds of local businesses, amazing seafood and has always been free to the public.
This year the festival includes a Halloween Block Party, featuring an adult costume contest with $5,000 in cash prizes on Friday, Oct. 27. The Battle at the Pass Fishing Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 28 will challenge anglers of all skill levels. On Sunday, Oct. 29, at 1 p.m. an attempt will be made to break the official World Record Bloody Mary Toast with over two thousand participants raising their glasses.