Oyster Riot XXI

Friday, November 20th: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday November 21st: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, November 21st: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Celebrating our 21st year, the Oyster Riot is one of the greatest parties of the year in Washington, DC. Always held the Friday & Saturday before Thanksgiving, the Riot is DC's preeminent food & wine event. Each night, nearly 1000 people devour tens of thousands of oysters while enjoying the gold medal winners of the International Wines for Oysters Competition and grooving to some awesome tunes. 


Tickets on Sale Information

Tickets for each of the Oyster Riot sessions will be $140 per ticket
with a maximum of 20 tickets for each session.

Tickets will go on sale (as they always do) on Tuesday, September 8th, the day after Labor Day.
Tickets will be sold at the Old Ebbitt Grill between 7:30 am - 8:30 am.
The remaining tickets will be put on sale at 10 am online on this website

Captain Luke Poster
This year's Oyster Riot poster is dedicated to our recently departed dear friend, Captain Luke.  
Captain Luke performed at over 15 Oyster Riots as
part of our efforts to raise awareness for Music Maker Relief Foundation.  

For more information about Captain Luke, please visit the merchandise tab.

Ticket/Poster Combo Available

We have created a "Ticket/Poster" combo ticket where you can get your ticket and your poster in one step and save $5 off of the poster price at the Riot.  To check out the poster, visit the "merchandise" tab at the top of this website.