(9.21) The 5th annual Ocean State Oyster Festival features 18 Rhode Island oyster farms, live local music, craft beer, food trucks, shucking contest on the boardwalk along the Providence River. (Facebook event.)
Highlighting local oyster culture, great local bands & DJs, select food vendors, activities for kids, and a shucking competition! The festival has been named “Best in Rhode Island” by Rhode Island Monthly magazine!
Please note: we encourage guests to minimize what they bring into the event. All bags, regardless of size, will be inspected at entry. Thank you for your cooperation.
A ticket for entry gets a half-dozen oysters from the array of RI farms and a beverage. Additional oyster and drink tickets available to purchase separately. Children 12-and-under free.
$35, 1pm to 7pm, Saturday, September 21, South Water Street, (directions)