We Marylanders are modest folk, except when it comes to one thing. We have hands-down the best seafood in the world, and there’s no better time to celebrate that than Fall. Check out these amazing seafood festivals that bring together great people, amazing music, big-time family fun, and did we mention the best seafood in the world?
1 Oyster Festival—Waldorf, Oct. 8
Featuring oyster scald and traditional Southern Maryland specialties. There will be a car show meet & greet and music. RVs and Trailers welcome. Held at Butler's Farm.
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3835 Gardiner Road
Waldorf, MD 20601
2 U.S. Oyster Festival—St. Mary's County, Oct. 15-16
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the U.S. Oyster Festival & the opening of the Chesapeake Bay's oyster season. U.S. National Oyster Shucking Championships & National Oyster Cook-Off.
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42455 Fairgrounds Road
Leonardtown, MD 20650
3 Tilghman Island Day— Talbot County, Oct. 15
Arts and nautical crafts, boat building demonstrations, oyster shucking, crab picking and a look at the life of a waterman.
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US 322 to Rt 33
Tilghman, MD 21671