Whitstable Oyster Festival 2018

 

Hello there! Welcome, welcome and welcome again to your Whitstable Oyster Festival 2018! Back for more family fun-times, heritage inspired happenings and many memorable moments!

Join us as we herald the Landing of the Oysters and proudly parade them through the town; have a claw catch on at the Crabbing; cheer on the competitors in the famous Oyster Eating Competition; spend an afternoon on the pull at the Mud Tug; take in the sea views and explore a world of cuisine at the Tankerton Food Fair; as well as embrace the beautiful (and uniquely Whitstable) sight of a beach full of glowing Grotters at twilight… all this and so, so much more so invite the family over and get set for a packed weekend of Whitstable shaped fun!

The full Festival listings are available HERE, with a map of the locations HERE, or for a bit more detail you can take a look at each sepaerate event using the Featured Events links below, or the Community & Fringe event links from the navigation.

Keep a weather eye on this page and follow us on social media to stay up to date with announcements and info. You can also download the WOF18 Official Festival Programme HERE

PS: We’re looking for some shucking amazing people to help us with the Oyster Eating Competition!
– email us at shuckingamazing @ fulleventproduction.com to get involved.

Grotters #WOF18

Had an amazing weekend at the Whitstable Oyster Festival? Finish as you mean to go on… take part in the second WOF Community Beach Clean 8:30am tomorrow at Horsebridge Beach @FreeWhitstable @MarineEnvironmentGroup #LoveWhitstable #LeaveNoTrace #WOF18

My parade sculptures in @Oyster_Fest parade 2018. I have been making them for the last month at the @horsebridge as part of #thewasteline project with colleagues volunteers and local community groups #WOF18

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