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Hudson Valley Labor Day Oyster Festival

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  • Aug. 31, 2019, 11am
  • Westchester Community College
  • 75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Teen, Adult
  • $10 in advance; $20 at the door

 ?Oysters served raw, grilled, roasted and fried alongside delicious accompaniments with a side of local live music. Gulf and East Coast oysters prepared in nearly every way imaginable–on the half shell, grilled, roasted, fried, in gumbo and more! There will be other offerings including Creole BBQ shrimp, Shrimp Po'Boys,  and Crispy Spiced Pommes Frites the beautiful bivalves will be enjoyed with perfect accompaniments. 

Highlights will include the legendary “Oyster Shucking” and “Oyster Eating” Contests, live music on the main stage, wine, a selection of domestic and imported beers, a Children’s Area and a “Food Court” showcasing a variety of local favorite restaurants to satisfy everyone’s taste. General Admission – $10 in advance and $20 at the gate. Children 10 and under are free with a paying adult. Includes entry into event.  The general admission ticket grants you access into the festival. Once inside, you purchase food & beverage tickets separately.

About Westchester Community College

75 Grasslands Road

Valhalla, NY

  • Standard hours: 9am - 2pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: No

  • Smart Arts at Westchester Community College offers two venue locations on campus: the Academic Arts Theatre in the Hankin Academic Arts Building, and Room 200 in the Classroom Building.
  • Parking: Free
  • Play area: No
  • Party room: No

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