2019 Oyster & Shrimp Festival OCTOBER 19

THE ORIGINAL WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA OYSTER & SHRIMP FESTIVAL
Saturday, October 19 – 1 til 7PM
On the Historic Courthouse Square in Downtown Morganton
Admission to the event is free – food and drink available for purchase

 


 ~ CONTINUOUS LIVE MUSIC THROUGHOUT THE DAY ~
Continental Divide 


~ ON THE MENU ~
Fried and Steamed Oysters, Fried and Boiled Shrimp, Salt Potatoes, Clam Chowder, Barbecue, Hamburgers, plus all the fixings.
Local Craft Beer  (FONTA FLORA AND CATAWBA BREWING) and Wine will also be available as well as soft drinks, coffee,
and Dessert (SWEET & SAVORY DELIGHTS BAKERY).


Plus …….COLLEGE FOOTBALL ON THE BIG SCREENS!
Thanks to Queen City, Compas Cable, and Morganton Savings Bank! 


PLEASE – NO PETS !


~ THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS ~

PRESENTING SPONSOR – PIEDMONT NATURAL GAS 

 Phifer Lumber/ Edward Phifer *  Robert & Mary Marcia Salsbury *  Morganton Honda  * Valdese Cleaners  * Thompson Realty  *  George Foundation/ Alex Lee  *  Carolina Healthcare System, Blue Ridge  *  Morganton Animal Clinic  *  Dr. Amy Brooks *  Self Help Credit Union  *  Queen City *  COMPAS Cable *

Sossoman Funeral Home  *  McCombs & Hoke Real Estate  *  Wendy B’s  *    Morganton Savings  *  Haugen-Carver Financial  *  SERVPRO OF Burke County  *  Morganton Downtown Development  *  Norvell Properties  *  The Boat House & Service Center  *  The News Herald  *  Wall Lumber  *  David Jernigan State Farm  *  Martin Sohovich/Edward Jones  *  Rutherford & White Financial Group of Wells Fargo *  BROOME Associates  *  Jeff & Alison Stark  * Stifel – Rembert & Mode Financial Group * Toner Machining Technologies *  VanNoppen Marketing * Case Farms  * Heritage Propane  *  Timberwoods/Friday Friends

 ~INTERESTED IN BEING A SPONSOR?  ~ 
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 director@burkearts.org


 Click HERE to see a Video of the 2015 event!


2019 Oyster and Shrimp Festival Call for Volunteers