Aw, shucks! It’s that time of the year for the 17th annual Murrells Inlet Oyster Roast 2021! The cool, inlet breeze will be the perfect recipe for the salty oysters served up by the all-you-can-eat seafood buckets at this popular oyster fest held at Wicked Tuna in Murrells Inlet. The event site is located at the south end of the MarshWalk.
Oyster Festival Information
The popular oyster festival in Murrells Inlet, SC (just south of Myrtle Beach), will not only showcase the centerpiece shellfish, but will also offer live music, cold beverages and good times with nearly 1,000 fellow shuckers.
Admission is free, but tickets for the oysters and an official oyster roast koozie are $45. All proceeds benefit Murrells Inlet 2020 which focuses bringing the community together to preserve the creek and its surroundings. Bring your own oyster knife or buy one at the roast.
Don’t miss this oyster roast, Murrells Inlet-style, held rain or shine from 11:30am to 3pm Saturday, November 20, 2021 at Wicked Tuna, located at 4123 U.S. 17, Murrells Inlet.
Where to Stay?
Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort
Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort is a “Certificate of Excellence” Award-winning resort located near the Pawleys Island section of the Grand Strand. The resort offers one- to four-bedroom oceanfront condos, golf course villas and rental homes. Amenities on the property include an on-site spa, three golf courses, state-of-the-art fitness center and complimentary shuttles to take you to and from the beach and pool areas. The pool includes a mini waterpark, lazy river, large outdoor pools and bubbling hot tubs. Litchfield Beach and Golf Resort is just a short drive from the MarshWalk in Murrells Inlet.
Compass Cove Oceanfront Resort
Compass Cove Resort is an expansive family-friendly resort located along the southern avenues in Myrtle Beach. They offer more than 20 different water attractions including lazy rivers, two winding waterslides, indoor pools, kiddie pool play area and much more. As one of the largest resorts in Myrtle Beach, Compass Cove offers a wide variety of one-, two- and three-bedroom suites and condos with ocean views that can accommodate up to eight guests. Other amenities at Compass Cove include on-site dining, a free airport shuttle, fitness center and on-site grills.