Typical Questions Frenchy’s Stone Crab Weekend & Block Party

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 1st

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

A. From 12:00pm – 10pm both Friday and Saturday.

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 27th 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 38th 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. Yes. We are very pleased to announce that we have partnered with the brand-new Courtyard by Marriott Clearwater Beach Marina!