Typical Questions About a Non-Covid 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. Traditionally, our block party is from 12:00pm – 10pm both Friday and Saturday. 2020’s Block Party has been cancelled.

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. Just a few feet away from the party is the North Beach Park Plaza which offers 600+ spaces for just $3 per hour! Also, public street parking and metered lots are available within several blocks.

Q. How much will stone crabs cost?

A. We won’t know prices until October 22nd as our deep discounts are subtracted from the ever changing market price.

Q. Will there be other food options?

A. Yes, all Frenchy’s restaurants will serve their full menus packed with our famous traditional options.

Q. So, I can get stone crabs at your restaurants?

A. Yes, stone crabs will be served at each of our 6 restaurant locations our 36th Annual Frenchy’s Stone Crab Weekend!  We rely on the goodness of Mother Nature to bring us a bountiful harvest for all but availability will vary.

Q. Is there a special for hotel accommodations?

A. Typically, Yes. Unfortunately, Covid-19 has not allowed us to partner with a hotelier at this time.