GET READY FOR A SHUCKING GOOD TIME AT OYSTER FEST
Ft. Pierce, FL – The 11th Annual Fort Pierce Oyster Fest returns to Veteran’s Memorial Park and River Walk Center on April 23rd & 24th
The Fort Pierce Oyster Fest celebrates the Fort Pierce Waterfront and all of its bounty with delicious oysters, tasty seafood dishes, ice cold beer, tropical, drinks,
a fun lineup of entertainment and a wonderful assortment of arts and crafts and nautical themed vendors with unique merchandise booths to shop and explore.
In addition to chefs preparing and serving up oysters, there will also be plenty of other delicious seafood and landlubber delights across from the main stage including lobster, shrimp, conch, crabs, fish and a shell of a lot more.
Music will include everything from Rock to Reggae as well as Island and Caribbean tunes. Bands and performers to include Jupiter Trailer Trash, Sweet Justice, Scott Benge, Johnny Debt Prestage, Keith Anthony Barbrie and Jeff Fereshetian. Be sure to visit the festival’s website for performance times.
Bars at the Oyster Fest will be serving ice-cold beer, tropical drinks and tasty libations in addition to your choice of Oyster Shooters made with select brands of Vodka or Local Craft Beer.
While at the festival, be on the lookout for the opportunity to meet a real mermaid. Children will love the kids’ fun zone where you can pay per play all day.
The Fort Pierce Oyster Festival has been dedicated to saving its shells and is on track to have contributed more than 25 tons of these shells over the years. Guests are asked to save their shells by placing them into yellow pails located next to trash receptacles throughout the festival.
The Oyster festival typically brings in around15,000 attendees each year. Opportunities are still available for sponsors, vendors, volunteers and oyster shuckers.
2022 Oyster Menu
Raw Shucked Oysters, Steamed Oysters, Oyster Po’ Boys, Butter Garlic Grilled Oysters, Oysters Rockefeller and Fried Oysters
For more information, please visit the festival’s web site: www.fortpierceoysterfest.com or contact Kathy Gilbert at POTTC Events (561) 792-9260.
The Fort Pierce Oyster Festival will also be accepting non-perishable food donations for the Treasure Coast Food Bank in receptacles located at the main stage.
Location: Veterans Memorial Park / Riverwalk Center 600 North Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Dates & Event Hours: April 23rd & 24th, 2022 Saturday 10am to 6pm, & Sunday 10am to 4pm
Admission is Free – Free Parking at the City Parking Garage – Event is Pet Friendly
The 11th Annual Fort Pierce Oyster Fest is sponsored in part by POTTC Events, Professional Concessions Inc., Southern Eagle Distributing, Corona Extra, Funky Buddah, Mermaid Vodka, Hometown News, 99.7 Jack FM, 98.7 FM The Gater, 103.7 FM WQOL, Pirate Radio of the Treasure Coast, Treasure Coast.com, Vero Vine, Macaroni Kid Port Saint Lucie, Treasures of Fort Pierce, and the Treasure Coast Food Bank.
For more information, please visit www.fortpierceoysterfest.com