Blessing of the Stone Crab Fleet
September 28, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The annual Blessing of the Stone Crab Fleet is planned for Saturday, September 28 at the Rod and Gun Club in Everglades City. As always, it will be a fun day for all the family! The Arts & Crafts booths open at 10 a.m. and the Opening Ceremony starts at 10:30, which includes the blessing of the boats by local pastors. The event also includes bake sales, live music, face-painting, a kids frog-jumping contest, raffles (50/50, gift certificates, gourmet basket), a stone crab art contest for kids, and the annual hotly contested coconut guava cake contest! Winners of contests and raffles will be announced at 1 p.m.