Event: 29th Annual Oyster Festival

Washington Platform’s annual Oyster Festival returns with more than 40 items and oyster combinations, including fried oyster tacos, smoked oyster salad and oyster-stuffed jalapenos prepared by award-winning chef and owner Jon Diebold.

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Washington Platform Oyster Festival

Washington Platform’s annual Oyster Festival returns with more than 40 items and oyster combinations, including fried oyster tacos, smoked oyster salad and oyster-stuffed jalapenos prepared by award-winning chef and owner Jon Diebold. The event encourages cash donations in exchange for fun games and contests (with prizes). All event and contest proceeds benefit the St. Francis soup kitchen in Over-the-Rhine, which provides hospitality, nurse outreach, nutritional educational opportunities and more to those in need. 


Through May 2. Menu prices vary. Washington Platform, 1000 Elm St., Downtown, washingtonplatform.com.