Join us for the 36th Annual North Carolina Oyster Festival!
Saturday, October 15th | 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 16th | 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Admission: Adults – $5 | Children Under 8 – Free
Location: 8 East Second Street, Ocean Isle Beach, NC
The festival will be held rain or shine!
Please keep in mind when traveling to the festival we experience high traffic volume between the hours of 11:00am and 1:00pm.
It’s a Food Festival
This festival offers a great variety of food for every palate. Featuring everything from seafood, BBQ, pizza and crab cakes. There are also many desserts and specialty beverages to choose from.
It’s an Arts & Crafts Festival
Visitors will delight in the wide variety of crafts and artwork available throughout the festival grounds. Among the many offerings are handmade furniture, stained glass, wood carvings, sculpture, pottery, leather goods and jewelry.
It’s an Oyster Festival
Eat your weight in steamed or fried oysters. Make this your first destination for oyster eating. Oysters provided by the Brunswick County Shrine Club.
It’s a Music Festival
Beach music is the cornerstone of this community. Bring your chairs and enjoy the lineup featuring popular beach bands, cover bands and everything in between.
As a reminder, no pets will be allowed within the festival grounds. Service animals will be accepted.