Oysters to the People Events.....

can also be called "Community Supported Mariculture - CSM" or "Grower Direct" or "From my Oysterbeds to your Lips". What these names all have in common is a desire to build an intimate relationship, with you, the Oyster Lover. I want you to experience the freshest, tastiest and most memorable shellfish imaginable. (read more)

Oyster Bar at Bibo


Lusty Bits of Nourishment

Brent Petkau, ‘The Oysterman’, is back in town and will be shucking “Lusty Bits of Nourishment” for you to enjoy.

When:  TBA  

Shucking starts at 6:pm


Bibo Nelson

For reservations phone 250-352-2744


Oysters and Clams  : Direct from the islands of Cortes and Denman

When: TBA  

Where   "The Oyster Oasis" a.k.a.  Parking lot at 323 Nelson Ave., opposite Hume Elementary School, Nelson, BC.  CANADA

To place advance orders, give me a call @ 250-287-0363 or email:

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Smoked Oysters

Box 235 - Whaletown BC - V0P 1Z0 - Canada