Fact: People who attend oyster festivals are fun.
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1. Pemaquid Oyster Festival // Damariscotta, ME
Maine, oysters, salty breeze blowing in your face, what more could you ask for?
2. Wellfleet OysterFest // Wellfleet, MA
The home of the celebrated Wellfleet Oyster, the town hosts an oyster shaker with live music and lively locals.
3. New Orleans Oyster Festival // New Orleans, LA
Oyster Po-Boys, Oyster Boudin, Oyster Rockefeller, Charbroiled Oysters, BBQ Oyster…Nola knows bivalves and this is one of the best places to try oysters a hundred different ways.
4. Urbanna Oyster Festival // Urbanna, VA
60 years running, this small town gem of a festival boasts a parade, craft beer tasting and plenty of Virginia oysters.
5. St. Mary’s Oyster Festival // Leonardtown, MD
Home of the US National Shucking Contest you can see the fastest in the land compete for the big crown.