Fiesta Oyster Bake is back! Headliners have been announced for 2023

Here’s what you need to know before you go to Oyster Bake 2023

SAN ANTONIO – Ah shucks, Fiesta Oyster Bake is returning in April and KSAT has all the information you need to plan for the event.

This scholarship-fundraising music festival features dozens of bands every year and attracts more than 60,000 patrons to raise money for St. Mary’s University student scholarships and university and alumni programs.

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The 2023 Oyster Bake will take place from 5-11 p.m. on Friday, April 21, and from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday, April 22 at St. Mary’s University, located at One Camino Santa Maria.

Did you know more than 100,000 oysters are served over the two-day Oyster Bake event? They’re available baked, fried and raw.

Festival attendees also eat their way through 32,000 chicken on a sticks with jalapeno, Oyster Bake officials said.

Here’s what you need to know before you go:


Friday, April 21

Stage 1 (Classic Rock)

Stage 2 (Country)

Stage 3 (Tejano/Latin)

Stage 5 (R&B/Hip Hop)

  • Color Me Badd - 9:45 p.m.
  • TBD - 7:45 p.m.
  • Dizzy Rok - 6:15 p.m.
  • DJ TBD - 5 p.m.

Saturday, April 22

Stage 1 (rock)

Stage 2 (Country)

Stage 3 (Tejano/Latin)

Stage 5 (Variety)

Bands for Stage 4 have not been announced as of this publication.


General admission tickets are already on sale for $20 per person. They’re good for one-day admission only. Anyone wanting to attend both days can get a two-day ticket for $35.

Children ages 12 and younger are admitted to the event for free.

Prices are expected to increase after March 31.


Limited on-site parking is available for $20. Parking congestion is common at the event because of its location in a residential area, so visitors are encouraged to take the VIA Park and Ride bus shuttles from Crossroads Park and Ride. VIA charges $5 per person, round trip. Anyone who uses VIA to attend Oyster Bake will receive a coupon for one free bottled water, bottled soda or energy drink.

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