The Pearl of the
Smoky Mountains!

April 19, 2014
11am – 5pm

Event Info

Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014
RAIN OR SHINE!

TIME: 11:00am - 5:00pm

COST: $8 Gate
Kids 12 & Under FREE!
(includes event admission & live music)

FEATURING: OYSTERS Every Way...Raw, Steamed & Fried, as well as Peel n' Eat Steamed Shrimp, Fried Shrimp, Raw and Steamed Clams, Shrimp n' Grits, Low Country Boil. Festival food also available with Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Funnel Cakes, Kettle Corn and other items.

Oysters and Seafood prepared by J. Arthur's Restaurant in Maggie Valley.

Beer Tent featuring Budweiser products, along with handcrafted selections, wine, malt coolers and water.

Pepsi products will also be available at food vending.


Music Lineup

Al Coffee & Da Grind
Al Coffee & Da Grind is a smooth baritone vocalist, a very tasteful guitarist, and a passionate entertainer. His soothing vocals, and colorful guitar riffs, makes him a double-threat and, the real deal. Al Coffee & Da Grind is a crowd pleaser, arranger, composer, producer, and a captivating entertainer. No matter where Al Coffee performs, he captures the attention of his audience and fills them with music. While preserving the spirit of the original artists, Al Coffee revives their songs in a personal way, polishing them, enhancing them, customizing them with his own added touches, making each song as, if not more, beautiful than it’s original version. His performances consists of pop, blues, jazz, R & B, standards, mixed in with some of his own music.

The Mile High Band featuring high energy country, rock and originals! Like them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mile-High-Band/395713713797296?fref=ts.

Fun For All Ages!

FREE Interactive Kid's Zone with corn hole, games, bubbles, face painting, balloon twistng AND nine-hole mini golf!

Smoky Mountain Oyster Shucking Championship begins at 12:15. Contestants of all ages will be asked to shuck 2 dozen oysters, which will be provided. The fastest individual will be awarded a trophy. Winner receives $25 prize. There is an entry fee of $10 per contestant. All contestants must enter no later than 12 NOON and must provide an oyster knife and a suitable glove for shucking.

Smoky Mountain Oyster Eating Contest begins at 3:30. Contestants of all ages will be given 25 shucked oysters and the person who is able to finish eating the 25 oysters first will be awarded a trophy. Winner receives $25 prize. There is an entry fee of $10 per contestant. All contestants must enter no later than 3;15pm.

PROMOTE CLEAN WATER...EAT AN OYSTER!