Back to All Events

GUINNESS & OYSTER FESTIVAL


  • Mercantile Hotel 25 George Street The Rocks, NSW, 2000 Australia (map)

Our Annual Guinness & Oyster Festival is back expanding for the weekend! Entry is free and from noon each day there will be stalls featuring signature seafood dishes from our head chef HS, along with live Oyster shucking demonstrations, Oyster opening championship, Irish music, dance performances and kids activities!

Our man Jukes kicks things off from 11.30am on Saturday, followed by Blackwater on stage at 3pm. We’ll have our inaugural Oyster Opening Championship taking place at 2pm. Our retro themed Stranger Things theme party will take over the night with The Soniks on stage from 9pm.

Sunday will host live music from 11.30am by new Irish talent, Aaron Wilson, followed by Shindig at 3pm. We’ll have live dance performances from local school, Scoil Rince Creer, with Liam Costello - World Championship dancer! At 8.30pm, Merc legend Shaylee Wilde will take the stage for the last performance of the evening! 

Guinness Outfit.jpg
Oyster Shucking.jpg
Irish Dancing.jpg
Oysters 1.jpg
Oyster Festival Chefs.jpg
Oysters 3.jpg
Earlier Event: September 6
FRIDAY ACOUSTIC SESSION
Later Event: September 7
"STRANGER THINGS" RETRO PARTY