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Lowcountry Oyster Festival

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 Southeast 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.

Feel free to bring your own oyster knives or purchase some once you arrive. Folding chairs/blankets acceptable to bring in.

General Admission in advance (online or at official Visitor Centers) are $17.50.
Day of general admission tickets are $25.
VIP tickets are $100 and include admission along with a VIP tent with unlimited oysters, food, and beverages.

For more information, please visit the website provided.




Boone Hall Plantation
1235 Long Point Road, Mt. Pleasant


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