Enjoy a boat parade, savory seafood samples, live music, arts & crafts and more at the 30th  Annual Blessing of the Fleet and Seafood Festival.  The event began in 1987 to honor and support local shrimpers, and has evolved into one of the most highly anticipated events of the year for seafood lovers.  Held at picturesque Memorial Waterfront Park, the event will be held on Sunday, April 30th, from 11am-5 pm.  Proceeds benefit the local shrimping industry along with non-profits selected by the planning committee each year.  For more information, call 843-884-8517 or visit www.tompsc.com.