2016 Oyster Festival
Come celebrate the 26th Anniversary of Oyster Fest on June 18 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. with fun, food and frolic on the Arcata Plaza. Dozens of oyster and food vendors, lively local music, local beer, wine, cider, kids activities and Treasure Hunt, Oyster Calling contest, The Point's Shuck n' Swallow Contest, an Art Market & Oyster Fest Gift Shop, and much more. It’s the largest one-day event in Humboldt County. Every year over 13,000 voracious festival-goers gather on the Plaza to celebrate our local aquaculture, and savor the delicacies that have earned us the reputation as the Oyster Capital of California. Volunteers, vendors and sponsors are welcome!