2021 Entertainment and Events


 

2021 OYSTER FESTIVAL ENTERTAINMENT AND EVENT SCHEDULE

Gates open at 10 AM Saturday Oct 16 and close at 6pm. Gates open at 11 AM on Oct 17 and close at 6 PM

AROUND THE FAIRGROUNDS

Professor Horn – Punch & Judy
Show Ring
Saturday – 11 am, 1 pm and 4 pm

        Sunday – Noon, 2 pm and 4 pm

Oktoberfest Music
Show Ring
Saturday – Noon until 1 pm
Middle Eastern Dancing
Outdoors
Saturday – 2;30 pm until 3:30 pm
Acrobatic Performers
Outdoors
Saturday – 3 pm until 5 pm

IN THE MUSIC PAVILION

Saturday

Unfinished Business

Tell You Monday

Wiskers

Groove Span

Playing: 10 am until 11 am
Playing: 11:30 am until 1 pm
Playing: 1;30 pm until 3 pm
Playing: 4 pm until 6 pm

Sunday

Bushmill Band

The Bootleggers

One Trick Pony – St. Mary’s

Playing: 11:30 am until 1:00 pm
Playing: 1:30 pm until 3:30 pm
Playing: 4:00 pm until 6 pm

IN THE COOK-OFF AUDITORIUM

Saturday – 42nd Annual Oyster Cook Off

Hors d’oeuvre preparation

Soups and Stews preparation

Main Dish preparation

Cooking: 10 am until 11 am
Cooking: ~11:15 am until ~12:15 pm
Cooking: ~12:30 pm until ~1:30 pm

Cook-Off Awards at the Shucking Stand at 2 pm

 

AT THE SHUCKING STAND

Saturday

Cook Off Awards

Amateur Shucking Heat

Women’s Early Shucking Heats

Men’s Early Shucking Heats

Awarding: ~2 pm until ~2:30 pm
Shucking: ~2:30 pm until ~3 pm
Shucking: ~ 3 pm until ~4 pm
Shucking: ~4 pm until ~6 pm

Sunday 

55th annual U.S. National Oyster Shucking Contest

Amateur Shucking Heat

Women’s Final Shucking Heat 

Men’s Final Shucking Heat

Championship Shucking Heat

Shucking: 2 pm until ~3 pm
Shucking: ~3 pm until ~3:30 pm
Shucking: ~4 pm until ~4:30 pm
Shucking: ~5 pm until ~5:30 pm

 Gary Rue and the Dance Hall Ghosts

Playing: 3 pm until 5 pm during all Shucking Competitions

A Printable schedule appears below

2021
ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE

In the Show Ring

Professor Horn & Punch and Judy 

Saturday:  3 Shows at 11 am, 1 pm and 4 pm
Sunday: 3 Showa at Noon, 2 pm and 4pm

Oktoberfest Music Performance

 Saturday: noon until 1 pm 

Around the Fairgrounds

Acrobatics Performers

Saturday: 3 pm until 5 pm

Middle Eastern Dancing

Saturday: 3 pm until 5 pm

In the Music Pavillion

Saturday
Unfinished Business: 10 am – 11 am
Tell You Monday: 11:30 1m – 1  pm
Wiskers:  1:30 pm – 3 pm
Groove Span: 4 pm – 6 pm

Sunday

Bushmill Band 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
BootLeggers 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
One Trick Pony 4 pm – 6 pm

In the Cook-Off Auditorium

Saturday 10 am until 1:30 pm

The 42nd Annual National Oyster Cooking Contest

Large Screen Video Coverage of Cooking Activity

10 am Hors d’oeuvres preparation
~11:15 am Soups and Stews preparation
~12:30 pm Main Dishes preparation

 At the Shucking Stand

Saturday

~2 pm:  Cook-Off winners will be announced from the shucking stand
Saturday & Sunday 3 pm until ~6 pm

Oyster Shucking Contests

Amateur:
Saturday: ~3 pm until ~3.45 pm
Sunday: ~2pm until ~3.pm 
Women’s:
Saturday: ~4 pm until 5 pm
Sunday: ~3 pm until ~4pm
Mens:
Saturday: ~5 pm until ~6 pm
Sunday: ~4 pm until ~5 pm 
National Championship – Sunday ~5 pm

Gary Rue and the Dance Hall Ghosts