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 and Denman Island

WHEN: Friday, February 3rd, 10:30 am to 5:30 pm and 

Saturday, February 4th, 10:30 until SOLD OUT

                 NEW LOCATION:

WHERE:   "The Oyster Oasis" a.k.a.  Parking lot at 712 Nelson Ave., Bogustown India Grill, Nelson, BC.  CANADA

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

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The New Rules of Oyster Eating

The New Rules of Oyster Eating Twenty things you need to know. By Rowan Jacobsen Art by Wilson Tanner A decade ago , I wrote a book called A Geography of Oysters that celebrated the romance of oysters, the primal rush of slurping a raw denizen of the sea, and the mysteries of … Read More »

Smoked Oysters

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