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

We are finalzing the plans for another great Amite Oyster Festival. We'll have plenty of oysters, great food, all sorts of entertainment and lots of family fun. So plan now to join us for three great days of fun and food.


Our festival is March 17, 18 and 19, 2017.


All of our applications are ready for you. Simply go to the Applications Page to be a part of our great festival.


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.


Official Festival T-Shirts

Queen Kallin McDaniel shows off this year's t-shirt. The shirts will be available for sale on Wednesday, March 1, at the Law Office of Renee Raborn Molland on East Mulberry Street in Amite.

2017 Amite Oyster Festival Royalty and Board Members

 The Royalty for the 2017 Amite Oyster Festival was selected Sunday, April 3. From left are Herman and Wendy Carrier, pageant director and Queen's coordinators, Festival Co-Chairman Carol Brooke, Little Miss Julia vanMullem, Teen Miss Kailey Gafford, Petite Miss Laci Beetz, 2017 King Nick LaBarbera, 2017 Queen Kallin McDaniel, 2017 Pearl Ramona LaBarera, Deb Miss Hallie Kent, Board Member Julian Ledet, Jr., Miss MacKynzie Mannino, Board Member Tanya Sparks and Auditor Layla Gay. Photo courtesy of the Amite Tangi Digest/Megan Ourso.

2017 Festival Dates

March 17, 18 and 19
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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