Experience the Flavor of Fulton Oysterfest in Coastal Texas
Dive into the Rich Maritime Heritage of Fulton
Welcome to Fulton Oysterfest, an annual celebration of the coastal fishing community's rich maritime heritage. Held on the first weekend of March each year, this festival in Fulton, Texas, brings together locals and visitors to honor the region's distinctive oyster harvesting industry and indulge in a weekend of seafood, art, and music. Join us this year as the festival kicks off on March 7th and continues until March 10th.
Indulge your taste buds in a variety of delectable seafood offerings, featuring fresh oysters served on the half-shell, oyster gumbo, fried oysters, and more. The festival isn't just about food; it's a lively event with live music, performances, arts and crafts vendors, and entertaining activities for all ages.
Highlights of the Fulton Oysterfest include the thrilling men's and women's Raw Oyster Eating contests and the creative Oyster Decorating Contest. Don't miss the arts and crafts, the lively parade, and the spectacular fireworks that light up the coastal sky.
This family-friendly event is sponsored by the Fulton Volunteer Fire Department, a 100% volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing vital fire prevention and firefighting services to the town of Fulton. Your participation in Oysterfest directly supports their mission by contributing to equipment purchases and volunteer training.
As you plan your visit to Fulton Oysterfest, make your stay memorable by booking Catchin' Paradise, Rockport's best vacation rental. This beautiful three-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage is just nine minutes away from the festival grounds and offers a host of amenities. Hurry and secure your spot at Catchin' Paradise before it fills up!
Whether you're a seafood enthusiast, a history buff, or someone looking for a unique and enjoyable event, Fulton Oysterfest promises an unforgettable experience. Mark the first weekend in March on your calendar, and join us for the festivities in Fulton, Texas. Don't forget to reserve your stay at Catchin' Paradise before it's too late!