Fans of oysters rejoice! Oysterfest is finally here.
This Saturday, April 29, Blue Dust Restaurant in Homestead is hosting the 4th annual Oysterfest from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. As it usually is, the event will take place under the Homestead Grays Bridge.
The event is free is attend and offers live music, beer, craft cocktails, food trucks and, of course, lots of oysters.
At this point the beers expected to be on draft include:
- Bells Two Hearted
- Bells Oberon
- East End Pedal Pale Ale
- Jack’s Dry Hopped Cider
- Jack’s Peach Cider
- Stone Ripper APA
- Dogfish Head Seaquenchale
- Heavy Seas Alpha Effect
- Troegs Sunshine Pils
While the cocktails being served this year include:
- Grilled Pineapple Mojitoes
- Blueberry and Sage Gin and Tonics
- Pickled Ginger Moscow Mules
- Oyster Shooters featuring your choice of Horseradish, Smoked Tabasco, or Kimchi Vodkas
Wigle Whiskey will also be in attendance and is expected to bring their own specialties.
Aside from the massive selection of alcoholic beverages, there will be plenty of oysters to go around. The event coordinators say there will be double the amount of oysters as there was at last year’s event.
Both fried and fresh oysters will be available for purchase and all oysters are provided by Rogue Farms and are being flown directly from Yaguina Bay located in Oregon.