Oysters garnished with carrots and seasoning

Wellfleet OysterFest

October 19-20, 2019
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Various locations around Wellfleet, MA

Celebrate the town of Wellfleet's famous oyster, clam, and shellfishing traditions at Wellfleet OysterFest! It'll be held on October 19-20 at various locations around town, with most of the events occurring on Main Street.

Some of the event's highlights:
  • Local cuisine
  • Arts and crafts
  • The Annual Oyster Shuck-Off
  • Children's area featuring music, craft activities, and more
  • Educational programs
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Walking tours
  • Live music
The event will be held rain or shine.

Tickets cost $10 each day, and will be available for purchase online soon. Entry for children ages 12 and under is free. Food and retail items are priced individually, and some events such as the cooking demonstrations require an additional fee. Activities for children are free. Pets and outside alcohol are not permitted at the festival.

This event is presented by Wellfleet SPAT, Shellfish Promotion and Tasting, Inc. It's dedicated to sustaining Wellfleet's shellfishing and aquaculture industries. The festivities are supported by individual contributors, local businesses, and hundreds of volunteers who donate their time to help make OysterFest a successful every year.

Learn More About Wellfleet OysterFest