1420 WBSM looks forward to broadcasting New Bedford Day from The Shell Factory in Ft. Myers, Florida every second Tuesday in March. The Shell Factory is a landmark roadside attraction that has been welcoming families for over 80 years. What's more, The Shell Factory is the world's largest seashell retailer and is the home of North America's largest collection of taxidermy estimated to be worth over seven million dollars!

"Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinationsis featuring The Shell Factory as a very unique curiosity family tourist spot. If you'd like to take a peek at what it looks like, click on the link. Next year, join us as hundreds of folks from the New Bedford area party under the sunshine and palm trees at The Shell Factory. But if you can't be there with us, at least listen to the celebration on 1420 WBSM.