The Oyster Festival
is a project of the Oyster Bay Rotary Club and funded by the Oyster Bay Charitable Fund. The Oyster Festival offers a fun mixture of new activities and old favorites that are certain to entertain the entire family including live entertainment, and Historic Fireboat John J. Harvey's fabulous water displays.
top-notch artisans, pirate shows, midway rides,
and the iconic oyster eating and shucking contest.
And of course...the Food Court, where volunteer chefs and culinary pros work side by side, cooking and serving dozens of unique oyster, clam and other seafood concoctions along with traditional festival fare. Profits from all FOOD COURT sales directly support 25 participating local charities while proceeds from carnival rides and merchandise sales is donated to additional charities
supported by the Rotary throughout the year.
Admission is FREE. MOST activities are FREE.
A family-friendly event, the Oyster Festival remains Alcohol-FREE and Pet-FREE.
We can accommodate a limited number of guests for the trips to and from Oyster Bay
Here's the schedule..
8:30AM - Friday 14 October
Free public trip from Pier 66 (West 26th St) Manhattan to Oyster Bay NY
-The festival does not start 'till the following day-
(We are within walking distance of the Long Island Railroad)
Please check the website the day before for any weather related information.
Saturday & Sunday 15-16 October
Visit us dockside at the OYSTER BAY OYSTER FESTIVAL
10:30AM - Monday 17 October
Free public trip from Oyster Bay to Pier 66 (West 26th St) Manhattan
(We are within walking distance of the Long Island Railroad