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Place; Location; Phone; E-mail; Website; Price; etc.
Our town is founded upon Village Volunteers
so that comes first, corporate / business soliciting is OK but limited.
Last night was a night to
For our newly crowned
Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival Queens
Miss Shrimp Queen:
Jr. Miss Shrimp Queen: Josie
Little Miss Shrimp Queen: Caraline
Tiny Miss Shrimp Queen: Alexia
Baby Miss Shrimp Queen: Selma
SFSF will be held on
& 14th, 2011
Shrimp Festival Cookbook
Pay for your Cookbook by April 1, 2011
Pre Pub Price $12.50 each
1, 2011 Price will be $15.00 each.)
Lane, SF, NC
There are lots of
ways that you and your family can volunteer for YOUR Village.
Community Council, Shrimp Festival, 4th
of July Jubilee (cancelled until further notice), Memorial Day Parade
and the list goes on and on, so get involved and give back to YOUR
This web site will give you a brief history of Sneads Ferry, North
Carolina, detail the active participating Community Council Organizations
& Clubs in our quaint seafood village, and give you a calendar
of events. To read more about the Organization or Clubs, click on
the bar above.
Population: As reported by Onslow County Tourism,
is 2248 as of 10 November 2003.
Seafood: Our seafood village annually catches
over 385 tons of shrimp, 25 tons of flounder, and approximately
493 tons of other delicious seafood like clams, scallops, oysters,
mullet, spots, grouper, soft shell and hard shell crabs, sea bass,
etc. Information obtained from the NC Marine Fisheries, March 15,
2005. To learn more about our local fish & shrimp docks
please click see the Fish Houses below.
American Shrimp: Of course our town is a strong
supporter of American Shrimp, that's why we are creating a page
of links to direct you to the plight of American Fishermen and American
Shrimp, for now please check out www.shrimpalliance.com.
Other Interesting Shirmp Information: Please click
here to find information out about Suspicious
We honor our local fishermen with the annual Sneads
Ferry Shrimp Festival the 2nd weekend every August
at the Community Festival Grounds, meetings are held the
1st Wed. of every month at 7pm at the Community Center..
For more information and directions please click on the bar above.
We also proudly support our Fisherman annually with the Blessing
of the Fleet.
Sneads Ferry has a strong Community Council,
meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7pm
in the Community Building, located on Park Lane in beautiful, sunny,
downtown Sneads Ferry (click here for
directions) and all meetings are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. For
further information please call the Community Building at 910-327-3335.
Your Community ideas and suggestions are
very welcomed at either meetings. Please show your support for your
community, attend the meetings and get involved in how your community
Sneads Ferry has adopted a ZERO TOLERENCE
policy towards drugs and has set up a toll free hotline 1-866-239-8067
to help make Sneads Ferry drug free.
The Sneads Ferry Community Theatre is currently
working on their own website, check it out at: http://www.sneadsferrycommunitytheatre.com/
Community Calendar: Is a monthly calendar of local
events and events within 50 miles of Sneads Ferry, as well as few
meeting dates & times, to view the calendar please click on
the bar link above.
Center Rental Calendar: Is a monthly calendar showing
dates the center has been booked and a quick way to see which days
are available for rental. (click
here to view)