Oysterfest, organized by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM), is a great family-friendly and educational event where you can learn all about the Bay’s most famous bivalve. Oysterfest features live music, children’s activities, boat rides, oyster demonstrations, cooking demonstrations, and more! You can explore an oyster nursery, learn how oysters clean the Bay, or watch dip-net making and knot-tying demonstrations. too. The Nature Conservancy will have a booth at the event, so stop by and learn how TNC is helping to restore oyster reefs in the Bay and its tributaries.
Admission to OysterFest is free for CBMM members and children five years and under. Otherwise, the event costs $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $6 for children between the ages of six and 17. Food and boat rides are an additional cost. For more information, visit www.cbmm.org/oysterfest or call[masked]-2916.