Firefly Distillery's oyster roast series returning from January to March
By Robin Gibson
Live music from various local artists will fill the Front Porch, and guests are welcome to bring chairs, lawn games and oyster shucking gear.
Firefly Distillery,Charleston’s oldest and most popular distillery, announced it will bring back its monthly"Bring Your Own Shuckers” Oyster Roastsfrom January through March on its four-acre field alongside the Noisette Creek. The ticketed Sunday events will offer all-you-can-eat oysters fromLowcountry Oyster Coalong with live music, beer, and Firefly cocktails for purchase. Event attendance is limited, andtickets are available now.
“We’re kicking off 2023 by celebrating our local community and are looking forward to opening the distillery on Sundays for these seasonal oyster roasts,” said Scott Newitt, co-founder of Firefly Distillery. “It’s a great time of year to crack open some local oysters and enjoy the mild Charleston weather outside alongside our neighbors.”
While bottle sales are limited to Monday to Saturday, seasonal and signature Firefly cocktails will be featured in the Tasting Room and Back Porch bars during this exclusive Sunday event.
Tickets start at $12.50 for children twelve and under and $25 for adults and include all-you-can-eat oysters. Each event will be limited to 500 tickets and guests must purchase online in advance. The oyster roasts will kick off at 12 p.m. and run through 4 p.m., with drinks available for purchase until 5p.m. Live music from various local artists will fill the Front Porch, and guests are welcome to bring chairs, lawn games and oyster shucking gear.
A perfect pairing with Lowcountry oysters, a Bloody Mary bar will be available complete with all of the classic accoutrement and Firefly Vodka. While bottle sales are limited to Monday to Saturday, seasonal and signature Firefly cocktails will be featured in the Tasting Room and Back Porch bars during this exclusive Sunday event.
Oyster Roast Series Dates
Sunday, January 22, 2023
Sunday, February 26, 2023
Sunday, March 19, 2023
For more information about the distillery, upcoming events, and cocktails, visitfireflydistillery.com.
About Firefly Distillery
Firefly Distillery is the birthplace of the world’s first sweet tea vodka and produces thirty craft spirits at the 25,000 square foot distillery in North Charleston, SC. The most-visited distillery in the Charleston area, Firefly Distillery provides a unique experience for locals and visitors alike. Firefly is not only a working distillery, but a major concert venue for national touring acts. Visitors can experience the distillation process firsthand, taste craft spirits and signature cocktails, and enjoy live music, food trucks, countless events and a gift shop. All Firefly Spirits are available for purchase, including exclusive specialty spirits and other locally made products. For more information, visitfireflydistillery.com.