The 23rd annual Blessing of the Inlet will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9 AM to 3 PM. 

The Blessing of the Inlet attracts thousands to the Belin Memorial grounds annually on the first Saturday in May. It is a day-long festival featuring crafters, food vendors, entertainment and fellowship, all centered around the mid-day Blessing service, led by the church clergy.

If you wish to fill out a craft vendor space application for the 2019 BOI, contact Trish Parris at

To learn more about this event, visit the Blessing of the Inlet website: CLICK HERE

Click HERE for the 2018 BOI program booklet with complete information on the Blessing of the Inlet - history, crafters, entertainment, food, site map, sponsors, and more!

Watch highlights of the Blessing ceremony, entertainment, food, crafts, vendors, and children's activities!