Oyster Fest

Date Saturday, August 13, 2016 12:00 am - Sunday, August 14, 2016 12:00 am

Telephone 902-383-2515

Happening August 13th-14th, the Oyster Fest has an array of activities for the whole family to enjoy. 

On Saturday the 13th, take part in the Oyster Shucking Contest featuring some of Cape Breton’s star shuckers, and sample Aspy Bay oysters during the demonstration at the Hideaway Campground and Oyster Market located in South Harbour.

Be entertained by the sounds of local musicians at our Pub, featuring Deron Donovan & Guest. Sunday the 14th bring the kids to watch action at the Softball Game and Tug-of-War Competition and cheer for your favorite team as they try to win the Oyster Cup! Join Cabot Trail Adventures, located in South Harbour, on a Guided Kayak Tour of Aspy Bay, where the famous Aspy Bay Oyster is farmed and harvested. 

Schedule of Events:

Saturday August 13th

2:00PM – Shucking Contest & Demonstration – Hideaway Campground & Oyster Market

Contact 902-383-2116

9:00PM – Pub Featuring Jesse Cox at the Northern Victoria Community Centre

Contact 902-383-2515

Sunday August 14th

1:00PM – Family Game Day

Softball Game, Tug-of-War Competition and more! Watch as teams compete to win the Oyster Cup

All Weekend

Enjoy free guided tours of the St. Paul Island Lighthouse Museum, Dingwall

Contact 902-285-0304

Guided Kayak Tour of Aspy Bay – Cabot Trail Adventures

Contact  1-888-616-1689 for bookings