Irvington Crab Festival is back!

Guests pick crabs at an Irvington Crab Festival. Photo by Michael A. Geissinger

The Steamboat Era Museum will host the 10th annual Irvington Crab Festival from 5-8 p.m. September 18 on the Irvington Town Commons, 98 King Carter Drive, Irvington.

Guests will pick crabs, listen to great music and support the museum, reported executive director Steve Humphrey. The crab festival is the museum’s largest fundraising event of the year.

The $50 ticket will includes crabs, barbecue, hot dogs and soft drinks. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Admission for ages 5-12 will be $15. Children younger than age 5 are free. Adult tickets will be $60 after August 15.

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