12th Annual Oyster Cook-Off Craft Spirits & Beer Weekend

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12th Annual Oyster Cook-Off Craft Spirits & Beer Weekend

November 1 @ 6:00 pm - November 2 @ 8:00 pm

The Premiere Culinary Event On The Coast

CELEBRITY CHEF
COOKING STAGE
PRESENTED BY
BIG GREEN EGG

Watch your favorite cooking TV shows come to life with seasoned chefs on the Big Green Egg Chef Stage!

 

The Hangout Oyster Cook-Off is on its 12th Year and going strong.

This year’s festival is full of exciting announcements that be sure to make your inner foodie smile.

RESTAURANT
TASTINGS

Sample delicious creations put together by teams from dozens of incredible restaurants. Restaurants serve Raw, Rockefeller and Cajun oysters while competing in the Cook-Off!

PUBLIX HANDS-ON
COOKING STAGE

Interact with and learn from James Beard Award-Winning chefs in the perfect setting- the sugar sand beaches in Gulf Shores!

BEST OF THE SOUTH
TASTINGS

Bring your inner foodie! Indulge in a wide selection of food dishes – including BBQ, vegetarian and desserts –  prepared by participating restaurants and chefs

LIVE MUSIC

JIMMY HALL & THE MUSCLE SHOALS ALL-STARS
Come dance, sing along, and hear the stories behind the music when the Jimmy Hall and the Muscle Shoals All-Stars come to Gulf Shores to celebrate 60 years of #1 hit records.

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Caroline Jones, currently touring with Jimmy Buffet, will perform Saturday on the main stage. Her hit record “Gulf Coast Girl” written with Buffet, Kenny Chesney, and Mac McAnally went viral this summer with millions of views.
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Crawford & Power will kick off the party on Friday night followed by folk pop band Boy Named Banjo and others.

COCKTAIL DEMOS &
CHAMPAGNE LOUNGE

Sand in your toes, salty breeze on your cheeks and bubbly in your champagne glass! Professional bottle spinners and award-winning mixologists will demonstrate the “bells and whistles” of cocktail making – fancy, traditional and everything in between!

THE BIG GREEN EGG
TAILGATING EXPERIENCE

Celebrate the art of tailgating and sample a variety of great eats prepared on Big Green Eggs. More than a dozen “Eggheads” from all over the country will compete for our new Tailgate Trophy!

KETEL ONE
BLOODY MARYS

Our Homemade bloody marys are a local tradition! They’ll be making their way back for a cameo appearance this Oyster Cook-Off!

NORTH AMERICAN RAW
OYSTER SHOWCASE

Stop by our exquisite raw bar and taste the best farmed oysters from across the continent with fresh varieties flown in the Pacific Northwest, New England, the Maritimes, British Columbia, the Mid-Atlantic, and the Gulf of Mexico.

CRAFT BEER
SAMPLINGS

The Cook-Off features one of the biggest selections of craft beer in the south with an emphasis on Alabama’s emerging craft beer scene. Sample beers from over 30 breweries!

SHUCKING
COMPETITION

If you blink you may miss this competition, featuring chefs, shuckers and amateurs. Judging takes longer than the shucking, which happens at lightning speed.

AMATUER COMPETITON:
SHOWCASE YOUR RECIPES

Think you’ve got skills to showcase your oyster recipes next to the pros? Then it’s time to put up or shuck up! For the first time ever, we are giving Gulf Coast foodies an opportunity to cook their favorite recipes for everyone to taste. Slots are limited, so register your team today and get ready to bring it. $1,000 and bragging rights will be awarded to the best team!

Details

Start:
November 1 @ 6:00 pm
End:
November 2 @ 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.hangoutcookoff.com/?utm_source=hangout&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=oco

Organizer

The Hangout
Phone:
251-948-3030

Venue

The Hangout
101 E Beach Ave.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542 United States
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Phone:
1-251-948-3030
Website:
https://www.thehangout.com/