Conch Shell Blowing Contest
The 52nd annual conch shell blowing contest took place in Key West. Contestants ranged in age from 3 to 77, and ranged from solo performances to ensembles.
Entrants were judged on the quality, duration, loudness, and novelty of the sounds they made.
The winner of the contest was a man named Michael Cox, from Pueblo, Colorado.
Conch Shell blowing has been practiced in the Florida Keys for generations.
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