ExperienceSouthern Maryland Oysters

What's the difference between farmed and wild Oysters? Visit our frequently asked questions

About UsExperience oysters Fresh From Southern Maryland Waters & Straight From Our Farmers.

Waterways define the Southern Maryland region where the Potomac and Patuxent Rivers meet the Chesapeake Bay. From these waters comes the iconic eastern oyster, Crassostrea Virginica. The Southern Maryland Oyster Guide celebrates this delectable bivalve and the burgeoning aquaculture community that grows them.

Oyster GuideFind, Buy & Eat
EducationOyster 101
ResourcesConsumers & Producers
EventsUpcoming Local Events
Stay Updated

Get up-to-date news and announcements from the Southern Maryland Oyster Guide.

October 1, 2020
2020 U.S. Oyster Festival Goes Virtual!
Learn More
August 17, 2020
Buy Maryland Seafood Days!
Learn More
June 2, 2020
Oyster Women Farm the Waters
Learn More
May 21, 2020
Get Your Oysters Now! Pre-Order Online or Phone + Pickup
Learn More
April 30, 2020
Oyster Aquaculture Contributes $9 million to Maryland’s Econonmy
Learn More
October 16, 2019
New Video Series Showcases SOMD Oysters
Learn More