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: Friday, October 28th, 10:30 am to 5:30 pm

           Saturday, October 29th, 10:30 until SOLD OUT 

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:

A true Canadian National Film…

A true Canadian National Film Board (NFB) classic from 1951...... "The Oyster Man". I never get tired of watching this film documentary. I love the line, "Why Mr. Gorman..... It's DELICIOUS." followed by the woman's big appreciative sexy smile after she eats an oyster served to her by "the boss." Oyster… Read More »

Next time

Next time you are looking for an alternative to eating "mystery meat" hot-dogs in the summer, why not head down to your favourite clam beach, and discover for yourself, the JOY of eating and DIGGING your own clams. I have a lot of Varnish clams a.k.a "Savoury clams" (Nuttallia obscurata) on my Cortes Island beach … Read More »

Smoked Oysters

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