Amite Oyster Festival Masthead
Amite Oyster Festival Masthead

Festival Events Schedule

Friday, March 2

Scavenger Hunt

Location - The Boston Restaurant

Registration at 5 pm

DJ Music

For more information, call or text Trea Coxen at 985-517-1071

 

Saturday, March 3

Oyster Gala

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

 

Saturday, March 10

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

 

Tuesday, March 13

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 16

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

 

Saturday, March 17

Grounds open 11 am - 11 pm

10 a.m. Parade

11:00 am - Opening Ceremonies on the Main Stage

    Colors Presented by the Amite High School ROTC

    National Anthem by Liz Addington

Noon - Covington Dance Studio

12:30 pm - A Touch of Class

1:00 pm - Studio 51

1:30 pm - Marcie's Dance Studio

2:00 pm - Royalty Dance

 

Local Talent

 

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

 

 

South Stage - in front of The Boston

1 pm - 4 pm - TBD

6 pm - 9 pm - TBD

North State - Mulberry Street

3 pm - 6 pm - TBD

8 pm - 11 pm - TBD

 

 

Sunday, March 18

North Stage - Mulberry Street

10 am - Church service hosted by First Baptist Church of Amite

 

Grounds Open 12 Noon - 6 pm

Noon - 2:30 pm - TBD

3 pm - 6 pm - Dlominoes

 

Saturday, March 31

10 am Baby Pageant

Amite High School Auditorium

For more information,

call or text Wendy at 985-474-6786

 

Sunday, April 1

1 pm Queen's Pageant

Amite High School Auditorium

For more information,

call or text Wendy at 985-474-6786

2018 Festival Dates

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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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
amiteoysterfest@bellsouth.net

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