3. New Orleans Oyster Festival // New Orleans, LA
Oyster Po-Boys, Oyster Boudin, Oyster Rockefeller, Charbroiled Oysters, BBQ Oyster…Nola knows bivalves and this is one of the best places to try oysters a hundred different ways.
4. Urbanna Oyster Festival // Urbanna, VA
60 years running, this small town gem of a festival boasts a parade, craft beer tasting and plenty of Virginia oysters.
5. St. Mary’s Oyster Festival // Leonardtown, MD
Home of the US National Shucking Contest you can see the fastest in the land compete for the big crown.