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Join Jax Fish House for High West Oyster Fest, the 18th annual Oyster Eating Competition and the 6th Annual Oyster Shucking Competition for charity! This beloved event is the perfect Spring kick-off for friends and families to come together in a boisterous celebration of fresh food and festivities! It’ll be a day of live music, full bellies, and charitable giving. 100% of HWOF proceeds benefit First Descents.
Join us by clicking the button below to purchase a spectator ticket or register as a team Oyster Athlete! All competitive eaters can refer to this Oyster Eating Contest guide to learn the tricks of the trade!
Click Shuck Yeah below to register for the High West Oyster Fest.
Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.Shuck Yeah!
Man of the Cliff is a two-day community festival centered around rugged Lumberjack-style games and a benefit concert. All funds raised support First Descents and their local adventure programs for young adults impacted by cancer. Man of the Cliff welcomes…Learn More
Tickets are on sale now for the First Descents Ball! The 12th Annual First Descents Ball will honor those who believe in the healing power of adventure and desire to help First Descents blaze new trails in the years ahead.…Learn More
Join First Descents on June 8-9 for Ragnar Trail Relay in Snowmass, Colorado! What is Ragnar? Teams of 8 individuals will get Out Living it on three separate mountain trails, or "loops" that start and finish at Ragnar Village. Over…Learn More
This August, a team of committed riders take on the epic Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race in Leadville, CO - 104 miles long with over 14,000 feet of elevation gain at altitudes up to 12,600 feet. In 2015, Team First Descents Leadville hit an…Learn More