A La Carte
8:39 PM EDT, August 13, 2013
Enjoy bivalves with a view at the first annual OysterFest on Enders Island in Mystic Saturday, with food, drink and live jazz.
The festival features tastings from sponsor restaurants Oyster Club, Bravo Bravo, Cavey's Restaurant, Captain Daniel Packer Inne, Grant's Restaurant, Dog Watch Cafe, Noank Oyster Cooperative, ON20, Skipper's Dock and Water Street Cafe. Wine, local beer and spirits will be paired with the culinary offerings, which also include freshly-shucked Noank oysters.
The event benefits New England Science & Sailing, an organization dedicated to education in marine science, sailing and adventure water sports.
OysterFest runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $65. Information: 860-535-9362 or nessf.org.