Who runs the Festival?

The Festival is a non-profit organization and is organized by an all-volunteer committee. The purpose is to be a giant fundraiser for all non-profit and civic organizations involved, to showcase the local businesses and our beautiful downtown Milford through an event that celebrates the history of Milford’s once important oyster industry. All monies raised by the Festival fund the event and charitable donations are made by the Festival to local non-profit and civic organizations every year.

What other activities are there at the festival?

The Festival has arts and crafts, nonprofit and Main Street exhibits on the Green. There is a car show, 2 music stages, harbor activities including a kayak and canoe race and an oyster shucking and eating contest. Also there is a children’s stage, amusement rides and games. And much more!