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 Cortes Island


WHERE:  "The Oyster Oasis" a.k.a. Parking lot at 323 Nelson Ave., opposite Hume Elementary School

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


"Between the experience of living a normal life at this moment on the planet and all of the public narratives being offered to give sense to that life, the EMPTY SPACE, the GAP, is ENORMOUS".  R.I.P. John Berger (The Shape of a Pocket) Folks, BC oysters are just fine to eat. Believe me! .... not the main-stre… Read More »

Precious memories, don't just…

Over the past 20 years, a pronounced and passion-filled goal of mine when shucking and presenting oysters has always been to create......MEMORIES, for myself and for others. "Precious perfectly shucked memories" to be more precise, don't just happen but are the product of when the whole is greater than the sum of all… Read More »

Smoked Oysters

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