Upcoming Event

55th U.S. Oyster Festival

Oct 16 recurring event

  • Admission: $10/Children 12 and under are free
  • Location: St. Mary's County Fairgrounds
  • Time:
    10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Come spend your weekend enjoying oysters, live music, craft beer, and more at the National U.S. Oyster Festival. Enjoy oysters served up raw, scalded, grilled on the barbie, on bread, on the half shell, stewed, nude, cooked in savory sauces, in salads, even in desserts, just about every way imaginable and then some.

What festival isn't complete without a bit of competition? Watch as the greatest oyster shuckers in the nation race to become the U.S. National Oyster Shucker with the Oyster Shucking Competition. See who can make the best oyster dish with the U.S. Oyster Cook-Off.

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Sunday, October 17

55th U.S. Oyster Festival

42455 Fairgrounds Rd
Leonardtown, Maryland 20650


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