Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest 2017



Join us for our annual night of unlimited oysters, fresh seafood dishes from iconic restaurants, local spirits and live entertainment as we raise funds to build a better Chesapeake Bay.

This year’s event will feature a Bay-themed silent auction, one-of-a-kind oyster sculpture by the Chesapeake Mermaid, prizes, giveaways and more! Stay tuned — restaurants and oyster farms will be announced soon.

Event Details

Thursday, September 21, 2017

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Baltimore Museum of Industry
1415 Key Highway Baltimore, MD 21230

Attire: cocktail casual 


Early Registration (through June 30):
Single ticket price: $85, Couple ticket price: $160

General Admission (after June 30):
Single ticket price: $95, Couple ticket price: $180

Tickets will sell out — get yours before they’re gone! 



In 2017, with the help of our partners, our mission is to plant more than one billion spat on shell to support restoration, aquaculture and public fishery projects. Your attendance at Mermaid’s Kiss will help us reach our goal.

Can’t attend the event, but still want to help?



Photos from Mermaid’s Kiss 2016 can be viewed HERE.


Now seeking sponsors and silent auction donations

Your sponsorship will directly support ORP’s large-scale oyster restoration operation, educational programming and outreach.

95% of all donations go directly into restoration activities.

Questions? Contact us: