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Sep 10th 2017

Shockoe on the Half Shell


Virginia is for oyster lovers! Come to the Bottom to celebrate one of Virginia’s most iconic foods at the 10th Annual Shockoe on the Half Shell Festival!

Vendors, please find the Festival application here.

More info coming soon!

NEW Location and Parking:
For 2017, Half Shell will operate at a temporary location at 1615 East Broad Street, one block from 17th Street Market. Ample free on street and paid parking is available in adjacent parking lots on 17th and Grace Streets. Enrichmond’s Festivals will return to the Market in 2018, following this summer’s highly anticipated renovation.
We will provide free Bicycle Parking right next to the festival.

Entry Fee:
$1 suggested entry donation to Enrichmond for Shockoe’s oyster fest. Enrichmond is a 501(c)(3) public charity. Your attendance supports Enrichmond’s mission to enhance Richmond parks and activate its public spaces.

Other info:
Feel free to bring lawn chairs – we’ll have live music and tents to kick back under, as well as a Chair Check service. Your four-legged friends are welcome – must be socialized, leashed, and please keep in mind the hot summer temperatures!

For more details on this year’s festival or vendor information, please contact [email protected] This is a rain or shine event!

Shockoe on the Half Shell is a fundraiser presented by and benefiting the Enrichmond Foundation.

Good Food, Good Beer, Good Company and a Great Cause!

Additional Information

Starts at: September 10, 2017 12:00 pm
Ends at: September 10, 2017 5:00 pm
Shockoe Bottom

1615 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219