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Asbury Park Oysterfest
September 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on September 9, 2017 at 11:00am
One event on September 10, 2017 at 11:00am
The Annual Asbury Park Oysterfest is back and better than ever! What’s the perfect recipe for a cool weekend in hottest town at the Jersey Shore? Start with fresh seafood and other culinary delights, add a dash of music, and a pinch of surprises and you have Asbury Park’s Oysterfest, a three-day culinary event you don’t want to miss. This year’s event will be held in Bradley Park in front of the Historic Paramount Theatre and Convention Hall.
Admission is $3
Friday: 5pm – 10pm
Saturday: 11am – 10pm
Sunday: 11am – 6pm
Food & Beverages – Oysters, seafood & traditional festival fare are available from over 25 vendors including Louie Linguini, Tiger’s Tale, TeamCo Foodservice, The Tasty Trolley, Squeezed Fresh, and more!
Crafts – Great gifts and treasures from local & unique vendors make the festival an all-day event.
Music – Diverse music scene featured throughout the weekend. A full list of featured music will be available closer to the event.
Kids – 12 years and younger (FREE admission). Fun food, music, and activities for children of all ages.
Supporting the Community – Friday night, ‘Asbury Park Open House Night’ features FREE entry. Saturday & Sunday a portion of the $3 weekend entry fee supports our 2017 Oysterfest Charity Partner (Charity Partner will be announced closer to the event).
Dogs – Oysterfest and Asbury Park are dog-friendly!
Bikes – A special bicycle parking area is available on the festival grounds.