Thank you Sponsors!
Brewery Products Co., Brown's Orchards, Henry's Seafood, GingerBabies Catering, LLC., Never Forgotten BBQ, Rutter's, Utz Quality Foods, Inc., YorKitchen, York City School District,
The York Water Co.
Proceeds from Oyster Festival go to operations and programming.
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Shucks...An Oyster Cook-Off!
Join us at Central Market on Saturday, 10/4, 10am at YorKitchen for a fun-filled oyster
cook-off between local chefs!
Artisan crafts and demonstrations from the York Town Craft Guild, Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, and Keystone Lace Guild:
Glass Blowing by Michael Peluso
Woodworking & Woodturning by Tom Deenan
Historic wood carving by Dave Sipe & Frank Shaffer
Spinning by Patricia Huddleston
Pennsylvania German Paper Cutting by Joli Miller
Chair Caning by Patricia Erickson
Pennsylvania German Pottery Demonstrations and Display by Wilz Pottery
Bobbin Lace, Tatting, needlework by Deb Bender
Fraktur by Adele Lynham
Woodworking, Chests, Stools, and Tables by Joe Henney
Penny Rugs and Applique by Bonnie Lenkner
Soy Candle Making by Graceful Heart Candles
Blacksmithing demonstration by Damselfly Forge
Basket Making by Donna Kumpf
Native American Dance Performances by Frank Little Bear 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00
Revolutionary War impression by the 42nd Royal Highland Grenadier Company
Back by popular demand—Penn Air & Hydraulics Corp.: The Shuckinator
Interactive Exhibits including:
Printing press workshop
Bradley’s Mill running demonstrations at 11:30, 1:30, 3:30
Along with working machines and other interactive exhibits