Biloxi Shrimp Industry Traditions: The Blessing of the Fleet

Biloxi Shrimp Industry Traditions: The Blessing of the Fleet

Biloxi, Mississippi would not be what it is today without the seafood industry, the largest of which is the shrimp industry. And few time-honored traditions are as important to the industry as the Blessing of the Fleet which typically happens in late

A Brief History of the Biloxi Lugger Shrimp Boat

A Brief History of the Biloxi Lugger Shrimp Boat

The shrimp boat that appears in the Biloxi Shrimp Co. brand is a model of fishing vessel that was known as a Biloxi Lugger -- a style of shrimp and oyster boat that was perfected by the shipbuilding industry in Biloxi, Mississippi in the late 1800's.

Perfect Additions to Any Shrimp Boil

Perfect Additions to Any Shrimp Boil

The best thing about a shrimp boil is that it’s a perfect meal for any occasion. Hosting one outdoors on a warm day is the way to go, but what makes it so great is that the weather or season has no say in when it’s time to cook this classic Southe