U.S. National Oyster Festival
October 16 - October 17
The 55th annual Oyster Festival – October 16 & 17, 2021
Celebrate the annual opening of oyster season on the Chesapeake Bay at this two-day family fun oyster festival taking place at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown, MD, on Saturday, October 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 17 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tickets are $10 for one day, or purchase a two-day pass for $15. Children 12 and under are admitted free, no ticket is required. Visit the Oysterfest website to purchase event tickets and find the schedule of contests, music and more. Proceeds from ticket sales support the community-building efforts of the Rotary Club of Lexington Park, organizer of the U.S. Oyster Festival.
Attendees are encouraged to act responsibly by practicing social distancing and wearing masks during the festival.