2018 North Carolina Oyster Festival

The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival

North Carolina Oyster Festival

North Carolina Oyster Festival

Saturday, October 20th from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 21st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

The 38th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival will feature local cuisine, arts and crafts, children’s activities, live music, an oyster eating contest, the Oyster Shucking Contest, and the delectable Oyster Stew Cook-off. The ‘Fest is made possible by the Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce and the support of many generous area businesses and a wonderful group of volunteers and, most importantly, the weekend’s dedicated revelers.

North-Carolina-Oyster-Festival Skyview

Festival-goers can enjoy watching the shuckers compete for the title of 2018 North Carolina Oyster Festival Shucking Champion on Saturday and on Sunday taste the best of the best as the competition heats up for the Oyster Stew-off. Bring your chairs and enjoy the lineup featuring popular beach bands, cover bands, and everything in between.

Price Range: $5.00 / Children under 12 are FREE

Concert Schedule:

October 20th

Wayne Stewart & September Rain. – 9:30 am -12:00 pm

Chocolate Chip & Co. – 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Trey Calloway – 3:30 – 6:00 pm

October 21st

Tina Smith – 10:15 am – 12:45 pm

The Tim Clark Band – 2:30 pm -5:00 pm

 

Contest Schedule:

Oyster Eating Contest

Saturday, October 20th 11:00 am. Admission $5

Oyster Shucking Contest

Saturday, October 20th 2:00 pm.

Oyster Stew Cook-Off

Sunday, October 21st 12:000 pm. People choice judge fee $5.

NC Oyster Festival Ocean Isle Beach

 

North Carolina Oyster Festival

Location:
8 East Second St.
Ocean Isle Beach, NC

Visit the Website.

 

The-Winds Resort Beach Club Ocean Isle Beach NC Islands Art and Book Store Sea-Turtle-Prints1 The-Winds-Resort-Golf-Packages

Photos from Official NC Oyster Festival Website.

Read More From OceanIsleBeach:

New Years Eve Party at Brick Landing! Ring in 2019 with a fabulous party and dinner at The View at Brick Landing. The party starts December 31st, 2018 at 7 pm and goes until Midnight. There will be live music from John Townsend and Cyndi Wheeler. The dinner will include Italian st...
Calabash Parade & Tree Lighting Celebrate the 23rd annual Calabash Christmas Tree Lighting & Parade in downtown Calabash. Holiday fun including local entertainment, candlelight caroling, hot cocoa, and refreshments, children's crafts, and a meet-and-greet with Santa Claus. ...
December Issue of Island Life NC Available! The December Issue of Island Life NC is Available Now! Island Life NC Magazine highlights the lifestyle and beauty of the islands of Coastal North Carolina with stories of its people, history, and places to visit! In the December Issue, read ab...
Sandy Paws Parade Celebrate this holiday season with your pup on our pet-friendly beaches!  Bring your dog out for a short stroll in the doggie parade and then have a picture made with Santa. The event will begin at Town Hall at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7....