Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest Waitlist


We’ve reached our max capacity, folks! Please sign up here to be added to a waitlist, and we will contact you (first come, first serve) should space become available.


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!

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


Single ticket price: $95, Couple ticket price: $180


Food and beverage is easily the highlight of Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest. This year we are please to bring you unlimited oysters from seven beloved oyster farms, signature dishes from iconic, local restaurants and an assortment of adult beverages made right here in Maryland.



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.

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Presenting Supporters

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BugEye Supporters

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Seafood Suppliers

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In-Kind Sponsors

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Oyster Farms:

Harris Seafood Co., Hollywood Oyster Co., Hoopers Island Oyster Co., Madhouse Oysters, Orchard Point Oyster Co., True Chesapeake Oyster Company, War Shore Oyster Company


Azure,Blackwall Hitch, Cardinal Tavern, Faidley’s, Gunther and Co., Harvest Wood Grill, La Food Marketa, Phillips Seafood, Thames Street Oyster House, Vida Taco Bar

Craft Beers brought to you by:

Flying Dog Brewery

Participating Wineries:

Big Cork Vineyards, Crow Vineyard and Winery, Great Frogs Winery, Knob Hall Winery, Linganore Winecellars, Proud Pour

Coffee brought to you by:

Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company

Oyster shooters brought to you by:

Sloop Betty Vodka and George’s Bloody Mary Mix

Desserts and support services:

Classic Catering