Have some soft and salty oysters at Hilton Head. There will be plenty of steamed, skewered, fried, roasted, and raw oysters for you to taste. Since the festival started in 2001, a lot of local and foreign travelers have been attracted to Hilton Head in November to visit Hilton Head Oyster Festival to taste delicious and fresh oysters. Hilton Head Oyster Festival offers the best oysters in the world. And Hilton Head Island can recommend as the best place to visit for a holiday. Sweeping views of broad creaks and greeny fields for picnics, Hilton Head Island, offers it all in November with a Bonus event. Not only oysters Hilton Head Oyster Festival has included all sorts of fun activities as well as other types of delicious food and beverages.
Hilton Head Oyster Festival 2022
Friday:- 11th November 2022 from 5 to 8 pm
Location: Shelter Cove Community Park – 39 Shelter Cove Lane
Saturday:- 12th November 2022 from 10 am to 4 pm
Location:- Lowcountry Celebration Park – Pope Avenue (Near Coligny Circle)
Tickets are $55 for adults
and $45 for children
Buy Now — Hilton Head Oyster Festival; you must download the app from here to buy tickets and drinks for Friday night.
Friday evening will be filled with local steamed oysters, low country boil, pulled pork, seafood chowder, and chili with drinks.
Roy’s Place Catering provides food for Friday evening, and Southern Eagle and Coca-Cola provide the beverages.
You will have to pay separately for the food and drinks you buy; they are not included in the admission fees.
Crosstown Traffic Band is scheduled to perform on the live music stage on Friday eve, don’t miss the show.
Tickets for 48 before 1st October and $10 after 1st October for children at age 10 and under are free.
Food pricing in Hilton Head Oyster Festival 2022
- Bucket of Oysters: $30
- 1lb Basket of steamed Shrimp: $20
- 1/5lb Basket of steamed Shrimp: $12
Live music stage
- 10 – 11 am: Jon Wayne Vincent
- 11 – 1 pm: Deas Guyz
- 1 – 2 pm: Jon Wayne Vincent
- 2 – 4 pm: Draucker
Use CrowdBlink App (Buy Now — Hilton Head Oyster Festival) to purchase tickets on your own mobile device. You can use your smartphone as your ticket and digital wallet with more convenience and with more secure transactions without worries; focus on having a good time with your loved ones.
You can use the CrowdBlink app to purchase tickets for the others as well. After buying the ticket, tell your friends to download the app and create an account, and send them the ticket through the CrowdBank app to their account.
Don’t forget the highlight of the festival “Oyster Chucking Contest.”
About the Oyster Chucking Contest
Enter the oyster chucking contest and see if you can chuck 18 oysters in 2 minutes. Get ready, and don’t blink after you start. This event happens too fast; the judging will take longer than usual. The top finisher of the contest will be awarded the champion plaque, festival t-shirt, and rights to brag about being “Oyster Shucker of the year.”
The oyster chucking contest starts at 2 pm on Saturday.
Entry fees to the live music and local artisan pop-up shows are all included in the admission fees.
You can enjoy all sorts of fun activities at the Hilton Head Oyster Festival. The festival includes:
- Line music.
- A variety of good wines.
- An array of domestic and imported beers.
- A variety of good wines.
- A play area for children as well as leisure areas for adults.
- Furthermore, different types of delicious food tents from oysters to other snacks.
You can visit signature restaurants as well as enjoy food and some family time.
The Hilton Head Oyster Festival organizing committee has recommended Hampton Inn on Hilton Head Island as the vacation suit for the tourists who visit Hilton Head Oyster Festival from a distance. They offer Oyster Fest Special for $119 per night from 11th November to 13th. And this package has included two tickets for the Saturday Events.
The Hampton Inn is located in a picturesque location on Hilton Head Island. The hotel is situated closer to all the beaches and convenient to golf and tennis activities that are popular on Hilton Head Island. The hotel provides customers with a complimentary delicious breakfast, high-speed internet access to every room, fitness center, business center, suite shop, and outdoor heated pool. The Port Royal Golf Course, shopping plazas, and twelve restaurants are located within walking distance.
Why you should select Hampton Inn
- Located closer to the beach, golf course, and shopping
- Delicious hot breakfast
- Spacious rooms with beautiful views, microwave, refrigerator, and coffee maker.
- Heated outdoor pool
- Fitness center
- Speed Wi-Fi for each room
- Savannah plain, 50 min from the inn
- Two meeting rooms for up to 50 people
- Golf packages with Heritage Golf Group
What is Not allowed?
- No pets are allowed
- Outside Beverages
The festival is 100% environmentally friendly. Therefore no polythene bags or plastic bags are allowed here. And at the end of the festival oysters will get recycled. Last year, 5.8 tons of oysters were recycled.
If you have questions regarding the Hilton Head Oyster Festival, contact the organizing committee. Phone: 843.681.7273