Where to Eat Oysters This Fall
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Where: Copperwood Tavern, 4021 Campbell Ave., Arlington (Shirlington)
When: Oct. 19, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
At the second annual Shucktoberfest, oysters aren’t the only event headliner—more than 40 regional breweries and cideries are also participating in this Shirlington event. Hop from tent to tent, picking up local oysters and beer samples along the way. Also find Virginia-made wares and children’s activities (including an intriguing gaming center). Free admission. Beer/oyster tickets $35.