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For Participation
Arts & Crafts
Mel Warren
Phone: 516-922-0246
Jewelry & Specialty Food Categories are closed!
Corp. Sponsors & Vendors
Len Rothberg
Phone: 631-337-1658
Cell 516-901-1993

Contact Information
The Oyster Festival
Phone: 516-628-1625
PO Box 132
Oyster Bay, New York 11771



Oyster Festival Schedule

October 18th & 19th


Main Stage

Saturday, October 18th

Welcoming Speeches

11:00am Announcement / Opening
11:00am - 11:45pm Todd Mihan Band
1:00pm - 2:30pm Opening Ceremony:
U.S Military Academy Color Guard
Robbie Rosen - National Anthem
2:45pm - 3:30pm Charlie Dane
4:00pm - 4:45pm
5:00pm - 5:45pm
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Turnpike Joe & the Traffic Jam
The Electrix
Robbie Rosen

Sunday, October 19th

11:00am - 11:30am TBD
11:45am - 12:15pm The Jerry Demeo Band
12:30pm - 1:15pm Greg Rapposo
1:30pm - 2:30pm The Pearl Street Band
2:45pm - 3:45pm Contest Winner Announcements
4:00pm - 5:30pm The Legendary Murphys


Saturday, October 18th 

12:15pm - 12:45pm Radio Disney
1:00pm - 2:00pm Set up for Oyster Eating Contest -
NO Stage entertainment
2:00pm - 3:00pm 30th Annual Oyster Eating and
Shucking Contest
3:00pm - 3:30pm
3:30 - 4:00pm
4:00 - 4:30pm
4:30 - 5:00pm
West Point Drill Team
USVI Dance Team
Tiger Schulmann Karate
Rebecca Kapica

Sunday, October 19th 

11:30pm - 1:00pm Coast Guard Auxiliary Band
2:00pm - 2:30 pm USVI Dance Team
2:30pm - 3:15pm Rebecca Kapica
3:15 pm - 4:00pm
4:00pm - 4:30pm
4:30pm - 5:00pm
Dance w/ Me Juniors
USVI Dance Team
Tiger Schilmann Karate

Simultaneous Entertainment Activities - Daily

Radio Station Appearances:

Saturday = Q104 on West End Ave.
                   Radio Disney on Audrey Ave.

Sunday = WBLI on West End Ave.
                   WBAB on Audrey Ave.

  • Amusement Rides (sponsored by Wild Bill's Old Fashioned Soda)
    Over 20 exciting rides for patrons
  • Arts & Crafts Tents (sponsored by North Shore / LIJ Hospitals)
    ver 140 artisan crafters are in and around 3 large tents that will have patrons ready for pre-holiday shopping.
  • Food Court & Sponsor Exhibits (sponsored by Roslyn Savings Bank)
    More than 30 different food booths serving patrons a tremendous variety of fresh seafood and festival foods plus approximately 25 sponsor booths for patrons to explore.
  • Oyster Booth Food Court (sponsor TBD)
    This food area is reserved for our namesake product the freshest oysters around, Fried Oysters & superior Clam Chowder both New England & Manhattan. It contains our Title Sponsor, VERIZON's main display and other sponsors.
  • Marvelous Mutts
    An acrobatic, stunt dogs, doing everything from Fribee catching to running obstacle courses.
    Three (3) shows daily: 12:00pm, 2:30pm & 4:00pm approximately
  • Exotic Animal Petting Zoo
    Large circus tent that includes Water Buffalo, Emu, Capabara, Pythons, llamas, etc.
  • Pirates
    The Kings of the Coast bring on their annual show of pitrate adventure and the search for booty: Shows at 12:30pm and 3:30pm.
  • Tall Ships & Fireboats
    The Mystic & The John Henry will at the wharf for exploring,etc.