Questions About Frenchy’s Stone Crab Weekend

Q. When does stone crab season start?

A. Season officially opens for crabbers to harvest the stone crab claws from the traps on Oct. 15th.  Season is open through May 15th

Q. When/What time is the Stone Crab Block Party?

A. The block party is from 12:00pm – 10pm both Friday and Saturday, October 26th and 27th, 2018

Q. Where is the party located?

A. In front of Frenchy’s Original Café at 41 Baymont St., Clearwater Beach

Q. Does it cost anything to attend?

A. Admission is free. Food, drinks and merchandise will be for sale.

Q. Where can I park?

A. Public street parking and metered lots are available within several blocks of the party.  There will be a large free lot located on East Shore Drive, just a short walk from the block party.

Q. How much will stone crabs cost?

A. We won’t know prices until the day before the event, as the market will determine the price.

Q. Will there be other food options?

A. Yes, in addition to stone crabs, there will be a variety of Frenchy’s regular menu items available for purchase. There will also be beer, wine and other beverages for sale.

Q. What entertainment is scheduled?

A. Click here for a complete list of live music, activities and entertainment

Q. Can I get stone crabs at your restaurants during the block party event?

A. Yes, stone crabs will be served at each of our 5 restaurant locations during the block party at the same prices BASED ON AVAILABILITY.  Priority for serving stone crabs will be at the block party, so please don’t be disappointed if they are not available during certain times at each of our restaurants…we rely on the goodness of Mother Nature to bring us a bountiful harvest for all.

Q. Is there a special for hotel accommodations?

A. Yes, we typically partner with a hotelier to provide a special accommodation package! More info to come.