Island View Casino & Resort presents the 3rd annual Gulf Coast Oyster Cook Off & Festival weekend will showcase the talents and tastes of the Gulf Coast’s best seafood restaurants and chefs. This 3rd annual event will take place at Gulfport’s beautiful Jones Park Friday, September 28th gates 4 pm and Saturday, September 29th gates 12 noon.
Some of the many sample oyster dishes from various Gulf Coast Restaurants include:
Oyster Rockefeller, Charbroiled Oysters, Cajun-Style Oysters, Oyster Beinville, Raw Oysters, Fried Oysters along with many other favorite seafood delights like fried fish, shrimp and southern favorites.
3rd annual Gulf Coast Oyster Cook Off will be judged by three judges. The categories are best Oyster Rockefeller, Charbroiled and House Specialty. Winning Teams will receive Oyster Cook Off awards and $1,500 total cash.
This event will include the Rock N Roll Car, Jeep and Bike Show. Participating in car, jeep and bike enthusiasts from the country. We expect over 100 participants for this added value entertainment the event.
The first ever Gulf Coast Oyster Shucking contest will take place Saturday, September 28th on the main stage at 7 pm.
All weekend enjoy some the best live music and entertainers from national touring country bands to some of the most talented local and regional bands.
We are asking for your participation , and/or, your support by becoming a participant or sponsor for this exciting Gulf Coast Oyster event to assist in our continued support of our oysters and our non-profits we support together.
Sponsorship opportunities, Restaurant Team and Car Show call (228)-860-5015
Hospitality and Vendor opportunities call (228)-860-5015