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CRCL hosted its very first virtual Shell-A-Bration event on Friday, February 5, 2021. The 3rd annual event received a lot of attention and had guest attending from 18 states including Alaska and Hawaii. More than 100 guests were entertained by Sweet Crude, an oyster shucking class, and oyster shuck off and more!  Shell-A-Bration is a community event dedicated towards raising awareness and engagement for the organization’s Oyster Shell Recycling Program. If you are in New Orleans, you can recycle your oyster shells on Wednesdays at Glass Half Full. For oyster shell recycling outside New Orleans, check out this list of resources

Giving Back is Delicious

  • 36 fresh farmed oysters delivered to your doorstep

  • 2 oyster shucking knives and a shucking towel

  • A virtual shucking class/happy hour

  • Music performance from Sweet Crude

  • Restaurant shuck-off competition

  • Cooking demonstration from NOLA  restaurant

  • One raffle ticket



Music By

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It Takes a City to Protect our Wetlands


About Oyster XO

Since 2012, OystersXO has been famous for catering your beautiful events across the country. You know us as the Oyster Girls & Guys with buckets around their waste roaming among the guests shucking farm fresh oysters. Now, with the launch of OystersXO Academy, we offer virtual classes for corporate and online parties to learn how to shuck oysters in just 5 simple steps all while being fun, educational and supporting local Oyster Farms!

Guest Experience


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Sponsorship Opportunities

The third annual Shell-A-Bration offers unique sponsorship opportunities. We take great pride in creating a exciting event, and we want you to be a part of it. Our sponsorship prospectus is HERE. Contact Marissa Wendte for more information, or 225.767.4181.


Each Shell-A-Bration ticket included:


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