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    Name: Oysterfest
    Date: October 28, 2017
    Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    On Saturday, October 28, 2017, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s favorite bivalve. The event featured live music on two stages, an oyster stew competition, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oystering demonstrations, harvesting displays, and more.

    In addition to the museum’s floating fleet of historic vessels, several commercial watermen and their boats will be dockside to share the Chesapeake Bay’s oyster dredging and hand tonging traditions. Limited boat rides with Chesapeake watermen with oyster tonging demonstrations will also be offered.

    More information here.

    Location:
    Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
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