Get ready for a shuckin' good time at the 2022 Beaufort Oyster Festival!

Head downtown this weekend to celebrate our Carolina Sea Islands Oyster Season at the Annual Beaufort Oyster Festival!

The Beaufort Area Hospitality Association is excited to introduce the 2022 Beaufort Oyster Festival – Queen of the Carolina Sea Islands as a new Heritage Event for Greater Beaufort. The full event is scheduled for January 13th – 22nd, 2022. The Festival Weekend will be January 21-22, 2022.

The full event is conceived as a 10-day festival week coinciding with Tides to Tables in conjunction with South Carolina Restaurant Week and culminating in a weekend of mini-festival events throughout Northern Beaufort County. Area businesses, agri-tourism, and eco-cultural businesses, agencies, and non-profits will be invited to participate in the event throughout the week in educational, artisan, and oystering programs and demonstrations.

Tides To Tables Restaurant Week

Every year, the entire state of South Carolina turns into foodie heaven for Restaurant Week. This 10-day celebration from January 13-22nd, 2022 attracts people from all over the country to come try the amazing culinary creations by South Carolina’s top chefs. Hundreds of restaurants are offering special menu items, promotions, and incredible discounts.

Beaufort welcomes back in its 3rd year “Tides to Table”, a special event in the seaside town of Beaufort to celebrate the “Queen of the Sea Islands”, the elegant oyster. With some of the freshest and highly sought-after oysters coming straight out of our local waters, it only makes sense to collect all of the oyster fanatics in this idyllic town for a week of seafood bliss. Click here to view all the menus!

Beaufort Oyster Festival Schedule 2022
Beaufort Oyster Festival Schedule 2022

COVID-19 Precautions

The Beaufort Area Hospitality Association is following guidance from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding gatherings, including CDC recommendations on preventing the spread of COVID-19. At this time, the upcoming Beaufort Oyster Festival will take place as planned.