Tampa Oyster Fest is a unique and exclusive event that supports Frameworks of Tampa Bay. This family-friendly festival features a variety of oysters, low country boil, bbq, live music, games and more! It’s a must-attend event that sells out fast. Get ready for a shucking good time at the 2023 Tampa Oyster Fest!


Tampa Oyster Fest is a one-of-a-kind event, which is why we treat each of our guests like diamonds and pearls. We don’t believe in General Admission, so we offer two versions of our all-inclusive experience!


Diamonds are a girl’s (and a guy’s) best friend! This VIP, luxury ticket experience includes all the perks of the Pearl experience, plus:

  • All-inclusive Diamond access to the 2023 Tampa Oyster Fest
    Early event entry. Doors open to Diamonds at noon!
  • Diamond hour (12-1) with hors d’oeuvres until oysters begin
  • Unlimited access to our VIP lounge, where you can mingle with friends, sip & snack or just get cozy
  • Exclusive bar with a shimmering selection of champagne, craft beer and cocktails
  • Spe”shell” celebrity bartenders
  • A dedicated concierge
  • $350 of your ticket price sponsors a scholarship! Terri Ellison Teens in Action Scholarship


Pearls are rare and unique, just like each of our guests! The perks of the Pearl experience include:

  • All-inclusive Pearl entry into the 2023 Tampa Oyster Fest!
  • Live music All-you-can-eat oysters (steamed, chargrilled, raw)
  • Unlimited beverages (alcohol and non-alcohol)
  • Danzi’s famous low country boil
  • BBQ by Make MMM Squeal
  • Spe”shell” treats
  • Family-friendly fun and games
  • Kids under 12 are free
  • Free parking and discounts on ride share