RICHMOND HILL, Ga. – Official with the Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival in Richmond Hill have decided to cancel this year’s event.
They posted the following to the event’s website:
“It is with a heavy heart and after much discussion with local officials that we announce the cancellation of this year’s Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival.
Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by Hurricane Matthew; given the storm’s devastation to our community, we feel it’s in everyone’s best interest that we cancel the festival.
As previously communicated, we hope you and your families are safe and we know everyone will join together, as we are called to do, to help each other dig out, clean-up and move forward.”