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The Beaufort Oyster Festival 2022

January 21 @ 3:00 PM - January 22 @ 4:00 PM

Save the Date for the Beaufort Oyster Festival – January 21st and 22nd in Downtown Beaufort at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.

Festival Dates & Times:

January 21st 3pm to 9pm and January 22nd 11am to 4pm.

About this event
Join us for the 2nd Annual Beaufort Oyster Festival – Queen of the Carolina Sea Islands as a Heritage Event for Greater Beaufort.

Conceived and hosted by the Beaufort Area Hospitality Association, the Beaufort Oyster Festival will celebrate all aspects of our Lowcountry and Carolina Sea Islands oystering culture and agri-tourism economy from historical, to architectural, ecological, agricultural, culinary, artisan, and more.

The full event is conceived as an 10-day festival week coinciding with Tides to Tables in conjunction with South Carolina Restaurant Week and culminating in a festival weekend at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Downtown Beaufort. 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.

The full event is scheduled January 13th – 22nd 2022. The Festival Weekend will be January 21-22, 2022 at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Downtown Beaufort, South Carolina

*JANUARY 7th DOWNTOWN BEAUFORT FIRST FRIDAY

Outdoor displays will be set up all day long! Bring the family downtown to shop and play the OYSTER FESTIVAL SCAVENGER HUNT. Find the many Oyster’s located in downtown to win some fantastic prizes!

* JANUARY 13th -22th TIDES TO TABLES – SC RESTAURANT WEEK (Menu’s post January 1st at www.bftoysterfestival.com)

*FRIDAY, JANUARY 21st | 3-9pm | BEAUFORT OYSTER FESTIVAL

TRADITION: The way the locals do it!

Join us for the first evening at the Beaufort Oyster Festival in downtown Beaufort!

Admission is Free!

Traditional Roasted Oysters, Steamed Oysters, Oysters on the Half Shell and fried food truck a la carte | Beer & Wine| Entertainment by The Country Project 3pm-6pm and Steel Rail Express 6pm-9pm

*SATURDAY, JANUARY 22nd | 11-4pm | BEAUFORT OYSTER FESTIVAL

TRADITION: The way the locals do it!

Join us for day 2 at the Beaufort Oyster Festival in downtown Beaufort!

Admission is Free!

Traditional Roasted Oysters, Steamed Oysters, Oysters on the Half Shell and fried food truck a la carte | Beer & Wine| Entertainment by Southbound 17 11am-2pm and Brother Tonic 2pm-4pm

Educational Organization Vendors:

Port Royal Sound Foundation – Living demonstration of sea life.

Outside Foundation- Educational information on Oyster Shell recycling

Hunting Island State Park – Educational component representing animals and sea life from Hunting Island

Friends of Hunting Island – Commentaries on Oyster beds on Sea Islands & the Hunting Island Book preview

Coastal Expeditions – On water boat tours to Oyster Beds with education of Lowcountry conservation

South Carolina Oyster Restoration and Enhancement (SCORE) program

SCDNR

*For more information visit us at www.bftoysterfestival.com

*Schedule subject to change. We will be adding more information and specific vendors daily.

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RAIN OR SHINE EVENTS

NO REFUNDS

NO COOLERS

NO PETS (unless service animal)

NO SMOKING

Merchandise

Short Sleeve & Long Sleeve T-Shirts available for purchase, but are limited in some colors due to supply chain issues. Short Sleeve – $15 and Long Sleeve $25. Shuckers are $10 and Koozies are $3

Details

Start:
January 21 @ 3:00 PM
End:
January 22 @ 4:00 PM
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-beaufort-oyster-festival-2022-tickets-220739235997

Venue

Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park
1010 Bay St
Beaufort, SC 29902 US
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