Special Alert

Upcountry Oyster Roast

  • March 31, 2019
  • 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Location: The Portico Study Center
  • 5822 GA-186 
  • Good Hope, GA
  • Phone: (706) 613-0122
  • Price: $40 for adults, free for children under 12

The Upcountry Oyster Roast is a spring celebration to commemorate conservation achievements from the past year and to raise funds to support future conservation efforts. The Upcountry Oyster Roast celebrates partnerships with landowners statewide who are working with ALT to protect 17,010 acres of forest, farmland, river corridors and wetlands, historic sites, and public recreation areas in 36 counties and 10 of Georgia's 14 river basins.

Join us on March 31st from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on the grounds of the Portico for our 8th Annual Upcountry Oyster Roast! The all-you-can-enjoy event will again feature oysters and clams provided by Sapelo Sea Farms and roasted by LRG Provisions. Attendees can also enjoy local-made foods and desserts prepared by Donderos' Kitchen, icook_ieforyou, Independent Baking Co, and the Young Urban Farmers, as well as beer, wine, and other hot and cold beverages, all while listening to live music provided by the Dixieland Five. There will also be activities for children.

There are 2 types of tickets available for purchase: A standard ticket for $40, and a “Supershucker” ticket for $75. The VIP Supershucker ticket includes round trip transport from Athens and a souvenir glass. There are also several levels of sponsorship available, which also come with VIP benefits.

All proceeds from the Oyster Roast will go directly to Athens Land Trust’s Youth Conservation Program. You also have the option of sponsoring the event! Visit https://connect.clickandpledge.com/w/Form/d0a5117b-df0e-4e8a-9294-b3fd4590679f?636869696320274052 to learn more.
Purchase your tickets today!

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The Portico Study Center
5822 GA-186