Amite Oyster Festival Masthead
Amite Oyster Festival Masthead

Festival Events Schedule

Friday, March 3

Scavenger Hunt

Location - The Boston Restaurant

Registration at 5 pm

DJ Music

For more information, call or text Tanya at 985-969-2437

 

Saturday, March 4

Oyster Brunch and Style Show

Amite Community Center

Tickets - $25.00 per person. Adults Only Event

Available at The Mulberry Tree. Tickets must be pre-purchased.

No tickets will be sold at the door.

10:30 - 11:30 am - Cash Bar with Bloody Mary, Mimosa and Champagne

11:30 am - Lunch Served

Noon - Style Show

Sunday Best Attire

 

Saturday, March 11

Oyster Gala: Oysters on the Bayou

Amite Community Center

7:00 pm Presentation of Royalty

7:30 - 11:30 pm - Music by "No Idea"

7:30 - 9:00 pm - Buffet by Southern Spoon

Silent Auction

Photographs Available - Pic Me Selfies

Tickets: $100 a couple or $50 an individual. Tickets include the Buffet, Open Bar by the Crescent, Raw Oysters and Chargrilled Oysters

Tickets can be purchased at The Mulberry Tree

Evening Wear Preferred

 

Tuesday, March 14

Chamber After Hours

Honoring the Oyster Board, Royalty and Past Royalty

First Guaranty Bank

5 pm until 7 pm

Business Attire

 

A special thanks to Hood Memorial Hospital for manning a first aid station the entire three days of the festival.

 

Friday, March 17

Chili Cook-off

Judging results at 4:30 pm

Location: Corner of Hwy 51 N and West Mulberry St.

For more information contact Bruce 985-748-9412

 

Friday, March 17

Festival

 

South Stage - in front of The Boston

6:30 - 8:30 pm - Will Vance & the Kinfolk

North Stage - Mulberry Street

6 pm - 8:30 pm Blindsided

9 pm - midnight - Category 6

 

Saturday, March 18

Grounds open 11 am - 11 pm

10 a.m. Parade

    Grand Marshalls - Katie and Conner Corkern

11:00 am - Opening Ceremonies on the Main Stage

    Colors Presented by the Amite High School ROTC

    National Anthem by Liz Addington

Noon - A Touch of Class

12:30 pm - Studio 51

1:00 pm - Dance Center by Marcie

1:30 pm Covington Dance Studio

 

Local Talent including:

Heidi Carrier and McKenna Tate

DeLynn Basso

Austin Stafford

Kamryn Murphy

Laney Saragusa

Katerina Corneille

Elizabeth Pierce

Madison Ackerman

Catherine Faust

Liz Addington

 

All Day - Car Show hosted by the Amite Rotary Club - SE Central Ave.

 

 

South Stage - in front of The Boston

1 pm - 4 pm - The Invisible Cowboys

6 pm - 9 pm - Lindsey Cardinelle

North State - Mulberry Street

3 pm - 6 pm - The Dominoes

8 pm - 11 pm - John King

 

 

Sunday, March 19

North Stage - Mulberry Street

10 am - Church service hosted by First Baptist Church of Amite, conducted by Pastor Wade Williams and the Riverside Revival Band 

Grounds Open 12 Noon - 6 pm

Noon - 1:30 pm - Christian Artist Matt Lewis

2:00 pm  - 3:30 pm Finding Favour

4 pm - 6 pm Trigger Proof

 

Saturday, April 1

10 am Baby Pageant

Amite High School Auditorium

For more information,

call or text Wendy at 985-474-6786

 

Sunday, April 2

1 pm Queen's Pageant

Amite High School Auditorium

For more information,

call or text Wendy at 985-474-6786

2018 Festival Dates

March 15, 16 and 17
Friday 3 p.m. – midnight

Saturday 10 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Sunday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. 

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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
amiteoysterfest@bellsouth.net

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