Save the Date: April 8-10, 2024

Enercare Centre, Toronto

John Bil Oyster Shucking Competition

Are you the fastest shucker on the block?

A mash up of speed, precision and presentation is set to unfold at our 4th annual John Bil Oyster Shucking Competition. Watch some of the fastest oyster shuckers in North America race against the clock live on stage at the RC Show. Come cheer on the shuckers and see who takes home top honours and prizes!

Thanks for your interest. Applications are now closed. 


2023 Competition Details

Wednesday, April 12 - 3-4pm - Bar & Beverage Stage

Presented by Raspberry Point Oysters, competitors from across the nation will go head-to-head in the ultimate shucking showdown.

Competition Prizes

1st Place - $1,000
2nd Place - $500
3rd Place - $250
Cleanest Plate - $100

View competition rules and regulations


Charlotte Langley

Chief Culinary Officer & Co-Founder, Scout Canning

Patrick McMurray

SeaEO, Director of Oysterlicious, World Champ Shucker, ShuckerPaddy OysterCo.