North Carolina Oyster Festival at Ocean Isle Beach

The 33rd annual North Carolina Oyster Festival was held on October 19 and 20, 2013 in Ocean Isle Beach, NC next to the Museum of Coastal Carolina. The Oyster Festival featured live entertainment, arts and crafts vendors, festival food, a road race, kid’s area, North Carolina Oyster Shucking Championships and an Oyster Stew Cook-off. The 34th annual NC Oyster Festival will be held on October 18-19, 2014. For more information about this event, visit

The Museum of Coastal Carolina will be open during Oyster Fest with Halloween decor and live snakes!