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Montreal Is Hosting A Huge "Oyster Festival" This Week

The largest variety of oysters in the city!
Montreal Is Hosting A Huge "Oyster Festival" This Week

Oysters are an aquired tastes, similar to olives or mushrooms. Some people love 'em, and some people hate 'em.

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TL;DR Oystoberfest is taking place in Montreal from October 25th-28th at 840 Boulevard René-Lévesque E. Plates are as little as $10.

You've probably found yourself reading these words because you're on the oyster-lovers team. 

That said, you'll probably be happy to know that a full-blown oyster festival is going down this weekend at Poissonnerie La Mer.

This oyster bonanza is going down at the source, so you know it's guaranteed fresh and delicious. 

The event is cleverly called "Oysterberfest" and here is a little sneak peak at what you can expect.

  • Discover the largest variety of oysters in Montreal.
  • Participate in the shucking contests
  • Enjoy oyster platters starting at $10!

So you can get a feel for the event, here are some photos of the 2017 edition!

Via PoissonnerieLaMer

Via PoissonnerieLaMer

Via PoissonnerieLaMer

Via PoissonnerieLaMer

Many restaurant owners will definitely be stopping by, but it's open to the general public as well! Stop by this weekend on any of the three days that the festival will be up-and-running.

Everything you need to know:

What: 6th annual Oystoberfest
Where: Poissonnerie La Mer // 840 Boulevard René-Lévesque E
When: Thursday October 25th until Sunday October 28th

Check out the official Facebook event page HERE!