Crabulous Crab Day

Friday July 18th, 2014
The Wetlands Institute
9:30 – 3:00pm

Non-Member: $10 Adult, $8 child, $30 family pack of 4
Member: $8 Adult, $6 child, $25 family pack of 4


Join us at The Wetlands Institute for a day filled with Crabulous fun and see just how much you can learn about crabs!

  • Crab Races and Games
  • Crabbing Tips and Tricks
  • Crab Cake Cook-off and Cooking Lessons
  • Crab Teaching Tank
  • Crabbing Tournament
  • Crab Photo and Video Scavenger Hunt

All Day Activities

Crabby Crafts (All Day)

Fiddler Crab Races (11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm)

Blue Claw Crab Dash (11:15am, 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 2:15pm)

Fiddler Crab Fight (11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm)

Meet the Crabs (10:00am-11:30am, 1:00pm-2:30pm)

Mr. Krab’s Prize Shack (All Day)


Scheduled Activities

10:00am – 10:30am  Crabbing Tips and Tricks

10:30am – 11:30pm  Crabbing Tournament

11:45pm – 1:30pm    Photo and Video Scavenger Hunt

1:45pm – 2:45pm      Crab Cake Cook-off

  • Obadiah’s Restaurant and Seafood Market – 2014 Crabulous Crab Day Best Crab Cake in Town Runner-up!
  • Rick’s Seafood House
  • The Crab House at Two Mile Landing
  • Fish and Fancy – 2014 Crabulous Crab Day Best Crab Cake in Town Winner!

A big thank you to all local restaurants who donated their time and resources to assist with our Crabulous Crab Day event! 

2:45pm – 3:00pm      Awards Ceremony


Have a crab recipe you would like to share?  

Our interns are putting together a crab recipe book and they need your help! Please email us your crab related recipe. Recipes can be anything containing crab, from dips to crab cakes – we will consider them all!

Submit your recipe to by Monday, July 14 or ASAP!

And don’t forget to get your official Crab Day T-Shirt!

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