This is a huge festival with over 200,000 attending this two day event. It features the tall ships, midway rides, pirate shows, oyster eating and shucking contest, food court, and lots of live stage entertainment. Free parking and free admission, and the profits from many activities including the food court support local charities.
Well worth the drive.
Arrived early to beat the rush, which was solid advice. We were advised to don't head directly to Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park...
The Oyster is totally overrated, $12 for 5 oysters, some are very small and it wasn't cleaned probably, speckles of dirt/mud/broken shells. Clams are...
Depending on which night you go, things are dramatically different. One night I was totally ignored and they didn't seem to care if they had customers....
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