Aug 2011

Events: Island Creek Oyster Festival

This year, the 6th annual Island Creek Oyster Festival expands with two days of epicurean festivities taking place on Duxbury Beach. On Friday, September 9th,  Island Creek Oysters Foundation will host its first beach-chic VIP benefit called Friends for Haiti, benefitting Haiti’s Caribbean Harvest. On Saturday, September 10th,  the Festival continues with an afternoon-long, sustainable celebration of summer featuring over 20 of New England and New York City’s brightest star Chefs and highlighting the best in local oysters, food, music and libations.

The Festival benefits the Island Creek Oysters Foundation, which provides funding, expertise, and labor to help build sustainable aquaculture systems in impoverished communities worldwide.  Tickets for the festival are on sale now and can be purchased online at www.islandcreekfoundation.org/festival or by calling 781.934.2028.