Schedule of Events

There’s no admission fee for The Maine Oyster Festival! Plus, parking is free and plentiful in Freeport.

Below is the schedule for official Festival events. You’ll find plenty of other related activities in and around Freeport over the weekend as well as deals and special offers in our stores and restaurants. Plus, there’s no better way to learn about oysters and the people who cultivate them to visit a farm.

Friday, June 23

5 pm       Kick Off Party at Freeport Oyster Bar to benefit the Sea Meadow Marine Foundation, Tickets will be available for a donation amount of your choice and will include passed appetizers and oysters. Cash bar.

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Saturday, June 24

10 am – 6 pm    Meet sea farmers & eat oysters, learn to shuck, shop with the vendors & food trucks, watch or participate in public shucking contest heats, kids can make a craft to take home, and find out more about seaworthy organizations. L.L.Bean parking lots & adjacent locations

7 pm   Festival After Hours. Freeport Oyster Bar

Sunday, June 26

10 am – 4 pm    Meet sea farmers & eat oysters, learn to shuck, shop with the vendors & food trucks, kids can make a craft to take home, and find out more about seaworthy organizations. L.L.Bean parking lots & adjacent locations

11:00 am   The Big Shuck. Professional Shucking Contest. L.L.Bean Discovery Park Stage