Annual Conch Shell Blowing Contest
When: March 9, 2024 12:00 PM
Where: Oldest House, 322 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040
The Annual Conch Blowing Contest is a unique and culturally significant event in Key West, celebrating the conch shell's historic use as a maritime communication device. Contestants of all ages participate, demonstrating their skill in producing sounds from the conch shell. This tradition showcases the island's rich maritime heritage and community spirit. For more information and specific details about the contest, including how to participate or attend, visit the Old Island Restoration Foundation's website.