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Learn to Shuck!

Are you an oyster-lover, but don’t know how to shuck?! Or maybe you would like to hone in on your skills with a shucking knife. Maybe you just love Wellfleet the way we do and want to know more about the various shellfishing areas in town and meet a few of Wellfleet’s finest shellfish farmers. Held during the Wellfleet OysterFest, this ticketed event will include:


  • A group lesson (groups no larger than 25 people) on how to shuck an oyster;

  • 6 oysters for your own tasting from various regions of the harbor in Wellfleet;

  • A discussion on the different merroir (flavors) of Wellfleet oysters;

  • A discussion of the history of shellfishing in Wellfleet

Tickets are available and in limited supply on Saturday and Sunday - October 14th and 15th. There are 3 time slots on Saturday & 2 on Sunday. There is no 1:30-2:30 class on Sunday because the Shuck Off finals will be in progress on the Main Stage.


10:30am - 11:30am SOLD OUT SATURDAY / SUNDAY still has openings

12:00pm - 1:00pm SOLD OUT SATURDAY & SUNDAY 

1:30pm - 2:30pm SOLD OUT for SATURDAY / no class at this time on Sunday

25 tickets are available for each time slot.

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See the Learn to Shuck Speakers!

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