Thurs 12th – Sun 15th October 2017 | Events Square, Falmouth
Celebrating 21 years of the Falmouth Oyster Festival
12 – 15 October 2017 | Events Square, Falmouth
Falmouth’s Events Square will again play host to one of Cornwall’s biggest and best loved specialist food festivals, Falmouth Oyster Festival, from Thursday October 12 – Sunday October 15. The annual festivities celebrate the start of the oyster dredging season, the native Fal Oyster and the diversity of Cornish seafood, with four days of feasting, cooking demos, live music, food and craft stalls.
Daily cookery demonstrations are held during the festival by top chefs and food experts from Cornwall’s hotels and restaurants, inspiring visitors to try their hand at unusual and exciting seafood combinations and indulge in the tastes of native oysters, wines, ales and local produce. The programme includes live music, Cornish food produce, arts and crafts, real ale and wine bars, oyster and seafood bars, Working Boat race, Grand Oyster Parade, shucking competition and a Grand Oyster Draw.
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Video courtesy of www.falmouth.co.uk
Falmouth has yet again celebrated the start of its unique oyster fishery season with enormous gusto. In it’s 21st year, Falmouth Oyster Festival packed in the crowds with visitor numbers exceeding 45,000, and an estimated 20,000 oysters enjoyed over the four days....read more