“We’re excited to mark the fifth anniversary of Shuck It Forward and make this our biggest and best one yet. It’s a great way for people to show their support for individuals living with Autism as well as all the people and organizations that support and help them thrive. It’s all about developing and growing that network and sense of community.”
- JAMES BAKER - FOUNDER/PRESIDENT
THE FIFTH ANNUAL SHUCK IT FORWARD FUNDRAISER
AN Annual Charity Event in Support of Individuals & Families Affected by Autism
Shuck It Forward V offers a full afternoon of entertainment including chowder and Caesar competitions, live music, raffles, a silent auction including a fully stocked wine cellar, and the marquee feature — an oyster-shucking competition pitting 24 of North America’s best male and female shuckers against each other for $2,000 in cash prizes, bragging rights, the official ‘Shuck It’ trophy and entry and airfare to compete in the Raspberry Point International Oyster Shucking Championship in P.E.I. later in the year.
Presented in conjunction with Fanny Bay Oysters and Trev Deeley Motorcycles — which will host a motorcycle showroom and sponsor a peoples’ choice Best Bike in Show award — Shuck It Forward V also features a pop-up Bootleg Barbers barbershop, special guest speaker Austin Riley of Racing With Autism, a Botanist Islay Gin cocktail bar, tap takeovers courtesy of Strange Fellows Brewing, The Parkside Brewery, Red Truck Beer Company and Greenhill Cider and a VIP area presented by Moto Concept Inc. and Nude Vodka Soda.
Shuck It Forward — has raised more than $110,000 since its inception in 2015 —
CALL FOR SHUCKERS
To reserve a spot in the Shuck It Forward V oyster shucking competition, contestants must sign up and pay the entrance fee ($100) online or in person at Chewies Oyster Bar (Coal Harbour location)
Click ‘COMPETE’ button to sign up.
CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
We are currently seeking volunteers for the following positions:
Set Up/Tear Down
Early bird general-admission tickets for Shuck It Forward V are available for $25 per person until April 15 or $35 afterwards online and at the door on event day. A limited number of VIP ticket packages, presented by Moto Concept Inc. and Nude Vodka Soda, are also available for $75 per person.
We are graciously accepting donations both large and small for the Shuck It Forward raffle draw prizes and silent auction.