Oyster festival The West River Heritage Day Oyster Festival will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at the Captain Avery Museum, 1418 EW Shady Side Road. The event features children's activities, arts and crafts, food, and music by Tim and Savannah Finch of the Eastman String Band, Janie Meneely, Andy Garte and Gary Harmon of the Coastal Flats and the Shady Side Sour Notes. At the end of the day, the winner of a $5,000 raffle, sponsored by the museum, will be drawn. Festival admission is $6; $2 for children 12 and younger. Parking will be available at the nearby ball fields, and handicapped parking will be available at the museum. Information: 410-867-4486 or captainaverymuseum.org.