Who’s ready to do some oyster shucking? How does 80,000 pounds of oysters sound?
The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is the world’s largest oyster festival and has been named one of the “top 20 events in the southeast” by Southeastern Tourism Society. Highlights include the legendary “Oyster Shucking” and “Oyster Eating” Contests, live music on the main stage, wine, a selection of domestic and imported beers, a Children’s Area and a “Food Court” showcasing a variety of local favorite restaurants to satisfy everyone’s taste. Gates open at 10:00 am and ends at 5:00 pm. Rain or shine event. No pets or coolers, please. Children ten and under free with paying adult.
When: Sunday, January 31, 2016
Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Where: Boone Hall Plantation (1235 Longpoint Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464)
Entry Tickets (General Admission) – $17.50 in advance / $25 day of event
Entry Tickets (VIP) – $100 (Includes VIP lane at entry gate, access to VIP tent (Food and Beverage included along with Oyster Station)
Benefiting Charity Organizations
The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is a charity fundraiser benefiting: The Ronald McDonald House, Hollings Cancer Center, Shriners Hospitals for Children and Charleston County Schools Science Materials Resource Center.
Interested in Sponsoring the Lowcountry Oyster Fest?
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