Daniel Notkin, the host at the Halifax Oyster Festival Shucking Championships puts on his own oyster festival in Montreal. If you are in Montreal September 10th, check out the Montreal oyster scene. Tickets are on sale now at mtloysterfest.com.
From the website:
Some of Montreal’s coolest and most acclaimed chefs and restaurants will be at the festival serving up dishes that define their ethos. As always, the season’s finest oysters will be handpicked by the Old Port Fishing Company and expertly opened by the hottest shuckers in the city. Come try a vast variety of amazing oysters ranging from Savage Blondes and Raspberry Points from the shores of P.E.I. to Harty Oysters from the coast of Ireland.