Oyster Fest

History on the Half Shell

It’s a fun family festival featuring gallery tours, artisan demonstrations, and live music with Indian Summer Jars in the rustic background of the Agricultural & Industrial Museum. Admission is free and food is a la carte.

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Agricultural and Industrial Museum
217 West Princess Street
York, PA 17401

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History on the Half Shell

  • Sunday, October 15, 11a.m. – 4p.m.
  • Variety of oysters, and other food: crabcakes, world famous apple fritters, shrimp, soup and more!
  • Gallery tours
  • Artisan demonstrations featuring members of the York Town Craft Guild
  • Live Music with Indian Summer Jars

Admission and Parking: FREE

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