38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival

38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival

Oct 20, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018, Sat. 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Sun. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Ocean Isle Beach

Address: 8 East Second Street, Next to the Museum of Coastal Carolina , Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Phone: 1-800-426-6644 , (910) 754-6644


It’s an Oyster Festival! Eat your weight in steamed or fried oysters. Make this your first destination for oyster eating. Watch or participate in an oyster eating contest and an oyster shucking contest on Saturday and an oyster stew cook-off on Sunday.

It’s an Arts & Crafts Festival. Visitors will delight in the wide variety of crafts and artwork available throughout the festival grounds. Among the many offerings are handmade furniture, stained glass, wood carvings, sculpture, pottery, leather goods and jewelry.

It’s a Food Festival. This festival offers a great variety of food for every palate. Featuring everything from seafood, BBQ, pizza and crab cakes. There are also many desserts and specialty beverages to choose from.

It’s a Music Festival. Beach music is the cornerstone of this community. Bring your chairs and enjoy the lineup featuring popular beach bands, cover bands and everything in between. See Brunsco Battle of the Bands Winner – Wayne Stewart & September Rain, Chocolate Chip & Company, Trey Calloway on Saturday. See Tina Smith and the The Tim Clark Band on Sunday.

For more information, please visit the website.

PriceRange: Adults - $5.00 cash only, Children 12 and under - Free

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