42nd Annual Milford Oyster Festival


Saturday August 20, 2016 in Downtown Milford, CT
10am-6pm      •      Free Admission

The MILFORD OYSTER FESTIVAL has the largest variety of OYSTERS at any festival in the USA. There will be 35,000 oysters with 19 varieties from 8 states on the East Coast. Try one of each and enjoy our new craft beer section!


Announcing the 2016 Headliners

For the first time in 42 years we will host 2 headline bands!

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Blue Oyster Cult and The Marshall Tucker Band. Blue Oyster Cult is an American rock band from Long Island, New York, whose most successful work includes the hard rock and heavy metal songs "(Don't Fear) The Reaper", "Godzilla" and "Burnin' for You". Since the release of their eponymous debut album in 1972, the band has sold over 24 million albums worldwide, including 7 million in the United States alone.

The Marshall Tucker Band is an American Southern rock/country rock band originally from Spartanburg, South Carolina. The band's blend of rock, rhythm and blues, jazz, country, and gospel helped establish the Southern rock genre in the early 1970s. "Fire On The Mountain," "Can't You See," and "Take The Highway,” earned The Marshall Tucker Band seven gold and three platinum albums.

Food Court Info

35,000 Oysters & Clams brought to you by East Coast Shellfish Growers Association & the Annual Milford Oyster Festival.  There will also be other great foods and Beer & Wine in TWO locations!

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Schooner Tickets Available

Schooner Tickets Available

Annual Milford Oyster Festival in conjunction with the Tall Ship SoundWaters invite you to enjoy our Schooner Cruise.

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