Events

Set your event apart with a raw oyster bar!

We offer a full service raw bar with staff, shuckers, condiments, and paper goods—you do not have to worry about a thing! We have an extensive oyster menu to cater your party needs. We offer raw, steamed, grilled and grilled with toppings! Try our popular charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, jalapenos, bacon and cheese. We also offer the oysters delivered or picked up for your convenience.

We are certified and comply with all Health Department Regulations.

For more information on events, please call Tori at 703-350-3797. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Come Try Our Oysters

2017 Current Events:

 September 9

Join us at Hiddencroft Vineyards for a great day of music, wine and fresh Virginia oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  And of course, for the non oyster eaters, we will also have shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders. We look forward to seeing you there!

September 16 and 17

For the true oyster lovers out there… this is your opportunity to try a variety of oysters and wine all within walking distance of each other.  Join us at Stratford Hall Wine and Oyster Festival for a great weekend of wines and oysters.   This popular event features wines from Virginia wineries and oysters from Chesapeake Bay and Tidewater oyster growers. Savor the varied tastes of oysters and a wide variety of seafood options. In addition to the wineries and oyster growers, the festival will offer distinctive arts and crafts, local and international foods, craft distilleries, live music, a car show, and FREE admission to the Great House!  We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  And of course, for the non oyster eaters, we will also have shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders. We look forward to seeing you there!

September 23 and 24

With Fall rolling in and the leaves starting to change colors, enjoy the weekend at Bluemont Vineyards and/or Dirt Farm Brewing for a great weekend of beer, wine and fresh VA oysters.  We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  And of course, for the non oyster eaters, we will also have shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders. We look forward to seeing you there!

September 29

What better way to kickoff the weekend than enjoying fresh VA oysters, wine and music while gazing at the stars. Join us at Doukenie Winery for Bistro night.  We will be serving up oysters on the half shell (all condiments are included) and charbroiled with our secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  Pair our Old Dominion Sweetwaters with a white wine and you will be heaven!  We look forward to seeing you there!

October 7

Fall has arrived!  Join us at the Annual Fall Jubilee, in Historic Downtown Manassas for a great day of music,crafts and oysters.  This year’s Jubilee will include an assortment of fun for both kids and adults with over 100 crafter and community booths, live music and entertainment, and more! The Fall Jubilee is free to the public. Bring your family out for a day of fun – play games, shop at unique crafter booths, pick out your pumpkins for fall, and so much more! We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 October 14

Join us at Northgate Vineyard for a great day of wine and fresh Virginia oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  We look forward to seeing you there!

October 21

Come on out and join us at Old Ox Brewery for an Oyster Shellebration!  This is where it all began for Nomini Bay Oyster Ranch.  A year and a half ago we held our first event at Old Ox; we are super excited to be coming back.  What better way to enjoy an afternoon than with some great local beer and fresh VA oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  See you there!

 October 28

As the cooler weather rolls in, what better way to enjoy an afternoon than with some great wine and fresh VA oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder.  Come on out and join us at Otium Cellars.

November 18 and 19

Join us at Stone Tower Winery for a great weekend of new wines and fresh Virginia grown oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers, and oyster chowder. We look forward to seeing you there!

December 2 and 3

Thanksgiving is behind us and Christmas is around the corner — why not enjoy some down time in between! Come out to Bluemont Vineyards for a great weekend of wines and fresh oysters.  We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  And of course, for the non oyster eaters, we will also have shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders. We look forward to seeing you there!

2017 Past Events:

September 2 and 3

Join us at Old 690 for a great day of local beer and fresh oysters.  We will be serving oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We’ve also added shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders to the menu for those non oyster eaters!  We look forward to seeing you there!

August 26 and 27

Summers winding down and school is starting soon… what better way to relax before the chaos starts!  Come out to Bluemont Vineyards for a great weekend of wines and fresh oysters.  We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  And of course, for the non oyster eaters, we will also have shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders. We look forward to seeing you there!

August 5 and 6

Join us at Stone Tower Winery for a great weekend of new wines and fresh Virginia grown oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We look forward to seeing you there!

July 8

Celebrating America!  Join us at Bad Wolf Brewing for a great day of local beer and fresh VA oysters.  Serving up oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  See  you there!

June 24

Get ready for a good time!  Join us at Red, White & Bram for a great night of beer, food and music.  We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 

June 17

Father’s Day is near… what better way to celebrate than enjoying an afternoon with some great wine and fresh VA oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  Come on out and join us at Otium Cellars.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 June 16

What better way to kickoff the weekend than enjoying fresh VA oysters, wine and music while gazing at the stars. Join us at Doukenie Winery for Bistro night.  Pair our Old Dominion Sweetwaters with a white wine and you will be heaven!  We look forward to seeing you there!

 June 10 and 11

Cheers, Beers and Oysters!  Join us at Dirt Farm Brewing for a great weekend of local brewed beer and fresh Virginia grown oysters. We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We look forward to seeing you there!

May 28

Join us at Old 690 for a great day of local beer and fresh oysters.  We will be serving oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We’ve also added shrimp salad and chicken salad sliders to the menu for those non oyster eaters!  We look forward to seeing you there!

May 20

Get ready for a good time!  Join us at Brambleton Brew Fest for a great day of beer, food and music.  We will have oysters on the half shell, and charbroiled oysters with Nomini Bay’s secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers.  We look forward to seeing you there!

May 12

What better way to kickoff the weekend than enjoying fresh VA oysters, wine and music while gazing at the stars. Join us at Doukenie Winery for Bistro night.  Pair our Old Dominion Sweetwaters with a white wine and you will be heaven!  We look forward to seeing you there!

April 22 and 23

Join us at Oakcrest Winery and Vineyard for the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail’s 5th Annual Fall Oyster Crawl!  Virginia is quickly becoming known as the “Oyster Capital of the East Coast.” And a great way to enjoy the experience is with local wines & oyster pairings along the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail – voted the #1 Wine Trail in Eastern VA by the readers of Virginia Living Magazine.

April 14

What better way to kickoff the weekend than enjoying fresh VA oysters, wine and music while gazing at the stars. Join us at Doukenie Winery for Bistro night.  We will be serving up oysters on the half shell (all condiments are included) and charbroiled with our secret sauce, cheese, bacon and peppers. Pair our Old Dominion Sweetwaters with a white wine and you will be heaven!  We look forward to seeing you there!

 April 1 and 2

Join us at Stone Tower Winery for a great weekend of new wines and fresh Virginia grown oysters.  We will have raw, charbroiled and chowder available.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 March 25 and 26

Beer and oysters…everyone’s favorite!  Join us at Dirt Farm Brewing for a great weekend of local brewed beer and fresh Virginia grown oysters. We will have raw, charbroiled and chowder available. See you there!!

February 4 and 5

Join us at Stone Tower Winery for a great weekend of new wines and fresh Virginia grown oysters.  We will have raw, charbroiled and chowder available.  We look forward to seeing you there!