It was another fantasic festival and we thank everyone who attended our festival and everyone who played a part in making it one of the largest and most successful Oyster Festivals.
We are now working on plans for the 2018 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 16, 17 and 18, 2018.
Check back often as we are always updating our website with the latest information.
The Oyster Royalty were treated to a special day at the Governor's Mansion with Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and First Lady Donna Edwards.
2018 Amite Oyster Queens representing the Town of Amite City, the Oyster Festival and the Oyster Industry at the Amite Chamber of Commerce Bon Appetit fundraiser.
The 2018 Amite Oyster Festival Royalty representing the Town of Amite City, the Amite Oyster Festival and the Oyster Industry rides in the Tangipahoa Parish Fair Parade on Friday, October 6, 2017.
The 2018 Amite Oyster Festival Royalty. From left: Pearl Irene Brumfield, Jr. Miss Queen Breeanna Thompson, Deb Miss Queen Lauren vanMullen, Miss Amite Oyster Queen Kasey Blackwell, Teen Miss Queen Ana Claire McKneely and King Tom Ed Brumfield. In front are Petite Queen Ivy Roberts and Little Miss Queen Kenlee Anthony.
2017 Royalty at the Chili Cookoff: MacKynzie Mannino, Nic Labarbera, Ramona LaBarbera, Kallin McDaniel, Kailey Gafford, Hallie Kent and Julia VanMullem.
Queen Kallin McDaniel getting ready for a day of food, fun and family.
2017 Amite Oyster Festival Grand Marshalls Connor and his mom, Katie Corkern.
Amite Mayor Buddy Bel and his wife, Claire, lead the parade. Driving the vintage car is Bob Brooke.
March 16, 17 and 18
Friday 5 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
P.O. Box 1100
Amite, LA 70422
Oyster Festival: (985) 969-5340
Tangipahoa Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau: 1-800-542-7520