In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Oysters Anyone? New Festival Heading to Baton Rouge

Oyster lovers rejoice!

You can add another festival to your roster this summer! The inaugural BR Oyster Fest headed by Jolie Pearl Oyster Bar will be coming to downtown Baton Rouge on Saturday, June 30th. It will be held at Galvez Plaza and will have local vendors from all through out South Louisiana coming out to show their best dishes.

The Festival will include numerous exciting events including an Oyster Shucking Competition, an Oyster Eating Competition, and an Oyster Cookoff. There will also be live music from great artists such as The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Werewolf, and Parish County Line.

No word yet on what vendors will be participating yet but we will continue to keep you updated as it develops.
For more information about the upcoming festival, click here.