The Current Oyster Roast Calendar

Two more roasts appear on this edition of the calendar. Here’s where to slurp:

(Roasts are all-you-can-eat and don’t include drinks, unless otherwise noted.)



WHAT: Weekly Thursday Night Oyster Roast

WHERE: 82 Queen

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 7-Thursday, Dec. 12

WHY: “Back in the day, our courtyard raw-bar was a staple for oysters and we thought we would bring back a little of our roots,” Jonathan Kish, CFO of 82 Queen, is quoted as saying in a release.

WORTH KNOWING: The restaurant will host a four-course finale party on Friday, Dec. 13. For more details or to reserve a seat, call  Johnny Williams at 723-7591.

COST: $11 buys a bucket of oysters.


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More Oyster Roasts Ahead: The Latest, Greatest Local Calendar

The oyster roasts just keep on coming! Up next:

(Roasts are all-you-can-eat and don’t include drinks, unless otherwise noted.)

WHAT: 5th Annual Shucking for Seniors

WHERE: Bowens Island Restaurant, Bowens Island

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.

WHY: To support the Independent Transportation Network’s Charleston Trident service, offering door-to-door rides to seniors and visually-impaired adults.

WORTH KNOWING: In addition to oysters, the spread features oysters and chili. The afternoon’s activities also include a silent auction and live country-western music.

COST: $25 in advance; $30 at the door

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