2016 Oyster and Shrimp Festival – OCTOBER 15
THE ORIGINAL WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA OYSTER & SHRIMP FESTIVAL !
Click HERE to see a Video of last year’s event!
This will mark the 14th Annual October Oyster and Shrimp Festival, an annual fundraiser for the Burke Arts Council. The event will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2016 on the Old Court House Square and the Burke Arts Council property at 115 E Meeting Street in Downtown Morganton. The event begins at 1pm and goes until 8pm.
PLEASE – NO PETS !!
CONTINUOUS LIVE MUSIC THROUGHOUT THE DAY:
The Glen Alpine Fiddle Club 1 – 2 PM
Wilmington’s Chris Bellamy 2 – 5 PM
Continental Divide 5 – 8 PM
ON THE MENU:
Fried and Steamed Oysters, Fried and Boiled Shrimp, Salt Potatoes, Clam Chowder, Barbecue, Hamburgers, plus all the fixings.
Local Craft Beer and Wine will also be available as well as soft drinks, coffee, and dessert.
IN THE GALLERY:
The Burke Arts Council Gallery will feature the Third Annual Juried Photography Exhibition. The gallery will be open throughout the day and there is no admission to view this amazing exhibit.
Admission to the event is free. The food and drink is available for purchase.
The event is a major fundraiser for the Burke Arts Council’s general operating fund. The Burke Arts Council is grateful for the generous support from our sponsors. Without them, this event would not be possible. If you would like information on sponsorship and the benefits of underwriting the event, please call Deborah Jones, Executive Director, 828-433-7282, or email firstname.lastname@example.org