If you love the beach, chances are you can’t get enough seafood. Seafood-loving visitors to Madeira Beach this October are in luck. The annual John’s Pass Seafood Festival will be taking place from Thursday, October 25 to Sunday, October 28 this year.
The John’s Pass Seafood Festival is one of the largest seafood festivals in the United States—you won’t want to miss it!
Offering three fun-filled days of seafood and music, this local favorite boasts activities for the entire family. The best part? Admission to most events is free! Here are some of the event highlights:
- The Battle of the Pass Fishing Tournament. Weigh in your catch on October 28 for the chance to win up to $2,500!
- The Halloween Block Party and Costume Contest on October 26, featuring a DJ spinning Top 40 and dance music. Kids also have the opportunity to trick or treat on October 27 from 1 to 6 p.m.
- Flavors of the Gulf will take place on October 25, featuring samples from 16 top restaurants paired with craft brews and cocktails.
- The World’s Largest Bloody Mary Toast on October 28 at 1 p.m.
The John’s Pass Seafood Festival is more than just a good time. It also educates the public about the positive social and economic impact of the local seafood industry and publicizes the wide variety of seafood native to the Florida coast area.
For the perfect day by the water, check out Woody’s Watersports before or after the festival. We’re also located on the John’s Pass Boardwalk. You’re sure to enjoy the view from one of our rental jet skis or wave runners while working up an appetite for seafood! Book your jet ski rental now!