2009-10-28

Oyster Fest in St. Michaels, Maryland

close-up of oysters served on crushed ice


Oyster Fest in St. Michaels, Maryland
November 7, 2009

Fall is a great time to try some Chesapeake Bay seafood. Oysters are a big part of the seafood scene during Fall on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Try Maryland Oysters in Oxford, Maryland restaurants, or vist Saint Michaels for the Oyster Fest.


ST. MICHAELS, Maryland - Oystering and maritime traditions of the Bay will come alive at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Saturday, November 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m, when it hosts OysterFest 2009. The sweet bivalve will take center stage during the day-long festival, which will include oysters prepared a multitude of ways including on the half-shell, fried and stewed, along with live music from two bands, boat rides, and special children's activities. OysterFest is undoubtedly one of the seasons most popular fall destinations.

Admission to OysterFest, which includes general admission to the Museum, is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $6 for children between the ages of six and 17. Children five years and under and CBMM members are admitted free. Food and boat rides are an additional cost. For more information about the festival or upcoming events at the Museum, visit their website at www.cbmm.org or call 410-745-2916.

Oyster Fest information came from this oyster web page.

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