Guinness Oyster fest kicks off on Saturday with oyster challenge - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Guinness Oyster Fest hits Fountain Square

Photo courtesy of myfountainsquare.com Photo courtesy of myfountainsquare.com
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The world is your oyster, and Fountain Square has the Guinness!

The 2012 Guinness Oyster Festival kicks off on Saturday located on Fountain Square.

Chosen from a list at random, ten contestants will participate in the annual oyster-eating challenge.

The fest will offer everything from raw oysters and ice-cold Guinness, to authentic Irish merchandise and great live music.

Admission is free and open to everyone. The event will be held from 5 until 10 p.m., organized by 3CDC.

Check out www.myfountainsquare.com for more details.

Copyright 2012 WXIX. All rights reserved.

  • Whats on FOX19More>>

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • Bodies found at Texas school construction site believed to be slaves

    Bodies found at Texas school construction site believed to be slaves

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:52:27 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:17:51 GMT

    The 95 bodies appear to be male and were most likely part of a convict labor camp.

    Full Story >

    The 95 bodies appear to be male and were most likely part of a convict labor camp.

    Full Story >
  • US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent

    US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent

    Monday, July 16 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-07-16 20:09:37 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:11:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber). U.S. President Donald Trump, left, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.

    Federal authorities have arrested a Russian woman accused of conspiring to infiltrate American political organizations at the direction of a senior Kremlin official.

    Full Story >

    Federal authorities have arrested a Russian woman accused of conspiring to infiltrate American political organizations at the direction of a senior Kremlin official.

    Full Story >
  • Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

    Trump returns from summit with Putin to forceful criticism

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:20:06 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:11:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.

    Standing alongside Putin, Trump steered clear of any confrontation with the Russian, going so far as to question American intelligence and last week's federal indictments that accused 12 Russians of hacking into Democratic email accounts to hurt Hillary Clinton in 2016.

    Full Story >

    Standing alongside Putin, Trump steered clear of any confrontation with the Russian, going so far as to question American intelligence and last week's federal indictments that accused 12 Russians of hacking into Democratic email accounts to hurt Hillary Clinton in 2016.

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly