The U.S. and Canada’s top restaurant shuckers converge on the mecca of Maine oysters for a colorful round of head-to-head competition in downtown Damariscotta. The afternoon-into-evening event is an oyster-tasting feast and party. The day will include raw and wood-fired oyster tastings, wood-fired pizzas with local ingredients, beverage parings, local seafood, live music and the naming of the top Can-Am Oyster Shuck Star.
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Benefactor & Connoisseur Hour – Oyster shucking demo, tastings & beverage pairings
3:00 PM: Gates open to all ticket holders - Irish inspired introduction of the Shuckers – tasting & beverage pairings
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Can-Am Shuck Star Competition, tasting & beverage pairing
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Live music from the Jason Spooner Band, tasting & beverage pairings
- Fan Pass - $35.00: Commemorative DOC gift and 3 Oyster/tastings with 3 beverage pairings.
- Kids Pass (16 and under accompanied by a family member) - $5.00 per kid: Includes 2 tastings and 2 beverages.
- Taster Pass - $55.00: Commemorative DOC gift & 6 Oysters/tastings with 6 beverage pairings
- Connoisseur - $75.00: VIP Hour with early entrance, front row seating for Can-AM Shuck Star Competition, commemorative DOC gift with unrestricted, Tasting tickets for food or beverage