Festival Information 00 Our Seafood Festivals are held twice yearly on the third Wednesday of May and on the third Wednesday of October.   Festival hours are from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Gates open at 2:00 p.m. but no food or beverages is served until after the playing of our national anthem at 3:00. (Ruritans love citizenship and patriotism!) … Continue reading SEAFOOD FESTIVAL