4th Annual Gulfport Anchor Fest
September 23, 2017 - September 24, 2017
Location: Jones Park, Barksdale Pavilion & Gulfport Small Craft Harbor,
Time: Saturday 11am-7pm, Sunday 11am-6pm
Gulfport's cultural & heritage festival will celebrate everything that makes Gulfport great. The event will include a wooden boat show; arts & crafts; maritime, history & industry displays; children's activities; live music; local food & drink and more. Anchor Fest will highlight Gulfport's maritime history, from the early catboats, schooners and luggers crafted for the seafood industry to the sophisticated vessels and luxury yachts still being built in Gulfport today.
The festival will feature an expanded arts and crafts area, The Children's Village with fun activities including a Pirates Costume Contest, the Historical Society of Gulfport will have an exhibit, great local cuisine and fun entertainment.