Moore County residents brought their breath mints to the Aberdeen Sardine Festival and enjoyed a lunch of sardines, crackers, Moon Pies, RC Colas, and Coca-Colas.
The event was held Friday at Aberdeen Lake.
People love to dress up for the annual Sardine Festival.
The Sardine Festival is a whooper of a tradition for 27 years now. Tonya Thomas was crowned the 2019 Sardine Queen.
The festival raises money through donations for local youth organizations such as the Boy & Girls Club.
The weather was beautiful for everyone to enjoy.
Attendees enjoyed a car show at Friday’s festival. All photos courtesy of Aberdeen Sardine Festival.
Feature photo: 2019 Sardine Queen Tonya Thomas and Jamie Boles.