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Come on over for a shuckin' good time at the Amite Oyster Festival!

Thank you to the thousands of people who visited the Town of Amite City and the Amite Oyster Festival this year. We contribute our success to you! See you next March 18, 19 and 20, 2016!


The Amite Oyster Festival offers a full weekend of family fun, food and music! Dine on fresh oysters on the half shell and oyster po-boys. Listen to live entertainment from Cajun, country, rock and roll, and reggae artists. And don't miss the carnival rides and various arts and crafts vendors.


2016 Amite Oyster Festival Royalty and Board Members

From left, Board Members Tanya Sparks, Daina McClain, Julian Ledet and Wendy Carrier, 2016 Jr. Miss Amite Oyster Queen Lauren VanMullem, Board Co-Chairman Carol Brooke, 2016 Teen Miss Amite Oyster Queen Lexie Gregory, 2016 Petite Miss Amite Oyster Queen Charlee Ragusa, 2016 Amite Oyster King Chic Core, 2016 Miss Amite Oyster Queen Victoria Rooney, 2016 Amite Oyster Pearl Shirley Jo Core, 2016 Deb Miss Amite Oyster Queen Kailey Kieff, Board Member Mary Jo Robertson, Board Chairman Scott Gay, Board Member Joy Lofton and 2016 Little Miss Amite Oyster Queen Adisyn Warren. The royalty was crowned at the 2015 Amite Oyster Festival Pageant on Sunday, March 29.  ~ Photo by Joy Lofton

2015 Amite Oyster Festival Royalty

2015 Jr. Miss Amite Oyster Festival Madison Wood, 2015 Petite Miss Amite Oyster Festival Madison Restivo, 2015 Miss Amite Oyster Festival Julie Morel, 2015 Amite Oyster Festival King Weldon Russell, 2015 Little Miss Amite Oyster Festival Kelsey Keyser, 2015 Amite Oyster Festival Pearl Mary Lou Lee, 2015 Teen Miss Amite Oyster Festival Kirsten Graham and 2015 Deb Miss Amite Oyster Festival Chasity Hayden.

2016 Festival Dates

March 18, 19 and 20
Friday 3 p.m. – midnight

Saturday 10 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Sunday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. 

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Contact Us

Amite Oyster Festival
Downtown Amite
P.O. Box 1100
Amite, LA 70422
Oyster Festival: (985) 969-5340

Tangipahoa Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau: 1-800-542-7520

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