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Guinness Oyster Fest hits Fountain Square

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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.

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