North American Oysterfest
The First Annual North American Oyster Shucking Championship was held in 2002. This event takes place in the summer, in Toronto, Canada.

US National Oyster Shucking
www.usoysterfest.com (St. Mary’s County, MD)
The US Nationals take place in October.

World Championship
Galway Oyster Festival (Galway, Ireland)
This unique event is about friends, fun, fabulous seafood combined with World class non-stop entertainment in the charming medieval city of Galway. The festival is entering it’s 51st year and is the oldest and biggest festival in Ireland.