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The Osoyoos Oyster Festival is the South Okanagan’s Premier Wine & Seafood Event

The 2018 Osoyoos Oyster Festival will be happening from April 18th – 22nd, showcasing Osoyoos and the South Okanagan as a premier destination for everything Oysters! Enjoy first-class dining experiences, sample Oysters from around the world, sip award winning wine, cider, beer, and spirits, all while celebrating in an event unlike any other.

Tickets On Sale Now!

2018 FESTIVAL LINEUP:

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Kick off Oyster Fest weekend with the Beach BBQ & Brews Festival! Join us on the Walnut Beach Patio for a BBQ style buffet while you sip some of the South Okanagan’s best Brews, Craft Ciders and a signature Canadian Whiskey cocktail.

Featuring the best of East & West Coast seafood, fresh Oysters from Cod Father’s Seafood Market, and traditional BBQ fare. Receive a complimentary tasting glass upon arrival.

Shuttle service to and from the event is included in the ticket price. Please see below for shuttle details.

Tickets: $65

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Being held on the patio and courtyard of Watermark Beach Resort with an incredible view of Osoyoos Lake, the Osoyoos Oyster Festival Deep Sea Garden Party is unlike any other event in the festival. Sample amazing culinary delights from under the sea and sip exceptional wine and beer from our local wineries and craft breweries. Once again we are honoured to have special guest Patrick McMurray “Shucker Paddy” in attendance. Patrick is a former World Champion Oyster Shucker and owner of The Ceili Cottage Restaurant in Toronto. He will be shucking fresh oysters, courtesy of Codfathers Seafood Market. Roasted pork will also be available courtesy of Chef Ross Derrick of The Table Cafe in Kelowna. New this year is the addition of the Garden Market. Local vendors will be offering samples as well as products for sale  including a Pint o’ Prawns featuring BC spot prawns.

Receive your complimentary Osoyoos Oyster Festival Wine Glass upon arrival to the event. Non-alcoholic beverages are available.

Shuttle service to and from the event is included in the ticket price. Please see below for shuttle details.

Tickets: $60 for adults
$25 for Youth
(One child under the age of 10 admitted free with each adult)

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Incredible oyster creations will be served from local restaurants by our local chefs, as well as fresh shucked oysters and charcuterie offerings all evening as well as wine samples from the area’s award winning wineries, all happening at Spirit Ridge Resort. Special guest Patrick McMurray “Shucker Paddy”, former World Champion Oyster Shucker and owner of The Ceili Cottage Restaurant in Toronto, will once again be making the trip west and be shucking fresh oysters, courtesy of Codfathers Seafood Market. Guests are encouraged to come in costume, there will be awards for Best Costume as well as Best Dish and Best Pairing. Reception 6pm-7pm – join us in the courtyard for wine tastings and light canape service. Gala Event begins at 7pm, with food and beverage stations offering until 9:30pm. Fresh shucked oysters will be available all evening. A cash bar, DJ and dancing will round out the evening which will end at 10:30pm. Grab bags will be available to purchase for a chance to win genuine pearl jewelry, cash prizes, gift cards and more! Shuttle service to and from the event is included in the ticket price. Please see below for shuttle details.

Tickets: $95

Plan to attend all three signature events?

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Each package includes one ticket to the Oyster BBQ & Brews, one ticket to the Deep Sea Garden Party, and one ticket to the Art of the Pearl Gala.

Ticket price includes shuttle service to and from the 3 signature events from several locations at various intervals. Please see below for shuttle details.

Tickets are only $198 for all three signature Osoyoos Oyster Festival events!

Partner Events

Wednesday April 18th: Miradoro Long Table Dinner
6:30 pm @ Miradoro at Tinhorn Creek Winery

Back by popular demand, Miradoro Restaurant at Tinhorn Creek Winery brings their long-table dinner to the Osoyoos Oyster Festival. Enjoy a special evening, starting with freshly shucked oysters followed by a three course dinner dedicated to the Oyster. Tickets Available Soon. Please call (250) 498-3742.

Thursday April 19th: Under the Tuscan Sea
6:30 pm @ Terrafina at Hester Creek by Raudz

A pizza and oyster tasting event paired with the great spring release of Hester Creek Estate Winery and some of our ‘bubbly’ neighbors! This is a stationed stand up cocktail style reception. Graze your way through the evening sampling pizza and oyster pairings with some of our wonderful ‘bubbly’ neighbors of the South! Tickets Available Soon. Please call 250-498-2229.

Shuttle Schedule

Osoyoos Oyster Festival 2018 Official Sponsors

Oyster Festival Accommodation Deals

Starting at $139 a night + tax