Shrimp and Grits Cookoff planned at annual expo

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Shrimp and Grits

The Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce presents their Business and Community EXPO on Thursday, April 11, 2019. This annual free event highlighting over 50 local businesses will take place from 4:30pm to 7:00pm at Pawleys Plantation, 70 Tanglewood Drive in Pawleys Island, SC.

The theme for the 2019 Business and Community EXPO is “What’s Cookin’?”. Prepare for an evening of fun as businesses decorate their booths relating to the theme, all in hopes of winning the grand prize for best exhibit!

As an added feature, for the first time in the history of the Chamber’s Business and Community EXPO, a Shrimp and Grits Cookoff will take place during the evening. This fun culinary rivalry will headline several area chefs, representing a variety of Georgetown County restaurants and food service businesses. Competitors, each with their own special Shrimp and Grits recipe, will vie for the “Best of Show” $500 cash prize and “People’s Choice” award.

Entrance to the Business and Community EXPO is free. Shrimp and Grits Cookoff tasting tickets will be sold at the door for $2.00 each. Other food and a cash bar will be also be available. The Business and Community EXPO will be hosted by Matt Sedota with EASY 105.9. Presenting sponsor for the Business and Community EXPO is Georgetown Kraft Credit Union. For more information visit or call the Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce at 843-546-8436.

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