LITTLE RIVER, S.C. - It's one of the biggest weekends of the year in this small town on the North Carolina-South Carolina border.

The Blue Crab Festival is being held for the 33rd year in the coastal community of Little River on the South Carolina side of the border beginning on Saturday.

This year, the two-day festival includes about 200 arts and crafts vendors as well as specialty food vendors and live entertainment.

Five bands will be entertaining during the event. For more information, go to