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2015FantasyFestParade08

The Intergalactic Cantina float, featuring "Star Wars" characters, rolls down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade07

Revelers costumed as Russian cosmonauts walk down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade06

A float portraying the female version of the "Star Wars" character Jabba the Hutt, rolls down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade05

Caribbean dancers prance down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade04

Revelers costumed as weird space creatures travel on a float down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade03

Afloat and walking group with revelers costumed as space creatures proceed down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade02

Revelers costumed as space creatures proceed down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 festival theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015FantasyFestParade01

Revelers costumed as space creatures proceed down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The nighttime extravaganza was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that ends Sunday, Nov. 1. The 2015 theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch06

A costumed reveler walks down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that is to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. This year's festival theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch05

In this Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, space creatures walk down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that is to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. This year's festival theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch04

Space creatures walk down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that is to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. This year's festival theme is "All Hallows Intergalactic Freak Show." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch03

In this Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, costumed revelers portraying zombies on a roller coaster proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival set to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch02

In this Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, costumed revelers, identifying themselves as Republican presidential candidate "Donald Trump's Illegal Immigrants" proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival set to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015MasqueradeMarch01

Costumed revelers proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands participated in the event that was one of the highlights of the subtropical island's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that is to conclude Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015PetMasquerade03

Bobby Burchett, left, and his labrador retriever Bo protesting the killing of the Cecil the African lion in Zimbawae at the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in Key West, Fla. The Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration continues on the subtropical island through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015PetMasquerade02

Mea Ling the sphinx cat peers out at the crowd adorned in her costume at the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in Key West, Fla. Owned by Diana Benton, Mea'ling was one of more than 50 entries in the competition for animals and their owners that is a facet of the subtropical island city's annual Fantasy Fest masking and costuming celebration that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015PetMasquerade01

Braxton the dalmation leaps from his "fire engine" driven by owner Leah Burroughs, right, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade in Key West, Fla. The event is one of more than 50 activities scheduled during the subtropical island's Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015ZombieBikeRide04

Costumed participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down South Roosevelt Boulevard in Key West, Fla. More than 8,500 "zombies" cycled for more than four miles during the event that coincided with the beginning weekend of Key West's annual 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015ZombieBikeRide03

Costumed participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down South Roosevelt Boulevard in Key West, Fla. More than 8,500 "zombies" cycled for more than four miles during the event that coincided with the beginning weekend of Key West's annual 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015ZombieBikeRide02

Costumed participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down South Roosevelt Boulevard in Key West, Fla. More than 8,500 "zombies" cycled for more than four miles during the event that coincided with the beginning weekend of Key West's annual 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2015 ZombieBikeRide01

Costumed participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down South Roosevelt Boulevard Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, in Key West, Fla. More than 8,500 "zombies" cycled for more than four miles during the event that coincided with the beginning weekend of Key West's annual 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that continues through Sunday, Nov. 1. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 01

Costumed Fantasy Fest revelers proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, during the Masquerade March in Key West, Fla. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costume festival that sends Sunday, Oct. 26. The pinnacle of the festival is the Saturday, Oct. 25, Fantasy Fest Parade scheduled to step off at 7 p.m. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 02

Men costumed as a pregnant cheerleader square prance down Fleming Street in the Key West, Fla., during the Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, Masquerade March. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costume festival that sends Sunday, Oct. 26. The pinnacle of the festival is the Saturday, Oct. 25, Fantasy Fest Parade scheduled to step off at 7 p.m. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 03

A 20-foot long Japanese-style dragon is carried down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla., during the Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, Masquerade March. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costume festival that sends Sunday, Oct. 26. The pinnacle of the festival is the Saturday, Oct. 25, Fantasy Fest Parade scheduled to step off at 7 p.m. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 04

A reveler in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March shows off his creative self portrait costume as he proceeds down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that ends Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 05

Revelers in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that ends Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 06

Participants of the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March, costumed as spiders and a can of bug spray, walk down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Thousands of revelers strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that ends Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 07

Costumed revelers stroll down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The event is one of more than 40 that comprise the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 08

Awoman costumed as a hen pulls a wagon with a nest containing faux eggs down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands of revelers participated in the event that is a facet of the island city's Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 09

An eerily attired couple walks down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. Thousands of revelers participated in the event that is a facet of the island city's Fantasy Fest masking and costuming festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March 10

Emmylou Falby, center, and, Erica Baugh, right, costumed as the Dr. Seuss characters The Sneetches walk down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March. This year's Fantasy Fest theme is "Animeted Dreams & Adventures," inspired by Japanese anime and other forms of animation. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 01

A float and revelers proceed down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The parade was the highlight event of the subtropical island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 02

A wedding bouquet is tossed as supporters of same-sex marriage walk beside a wedding cake float carrying Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Huntsman were selected as grand marshals of the parade for their contributions to lead the Florida Keys and Florida into same-sex marriage equality. The couple won a ruling from a Monroe County judge overturning Florida’s same-sex marriage ban, but is not wed yet because Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi appealed. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 04

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, revelers dance down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The parade was the highlight event of the subtropical island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 05

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, revelers dressed as comic-book villains proceed down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The parade was the highlight event of the island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. This year's Fantasy Fest theme is "Animeted Dreams & Adventures," inspired by Japanese anime and other forms of animation. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 06

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, a woman tosses beads from atop a faux bull during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The parade was the highlight event of the subtropical island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 07

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, a float carrying revelers proceeds down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The parade was the highlight event of the subtropical island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 08

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, a reveler portraying a cartoon swordsman skates down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, during the Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. The parade was the highlight event of the island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. This year's Fantasy Fest theme is "Animeted Dreams & Adventures," inspired by Japanese anime and other forms of animation. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 09

In this Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, photo provided by the Florida Keys New Bureau, a man costumed as a marijuana leaf offers support for legalization as he rides a float during the Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla., in Key West, Fla. The parade was the highlight event of the subtropical island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 10

Revelers portraying Japanese anime characters walk down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The parade was the highlight event of the island city's 10-day costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 26. This year's Fantasy Fest theme is "Animeted Dreams & Adventures," inspired by anime and other forms of animation. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Fantasy Fest Parade 03

Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Lee Jones, right, ride the grand marshals' float during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Key West, Fla. Jones and Huntsman were selected to preside over the parade because of their contributions to lead the Florida Keys and Florida into same-sex marriage equality. The couple won a ruling from a Monroe County judge overturning Florida’s same-sex marriage ban, but is not wed yet because Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi appealed. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 01

A portion of some 7,000 participants pedals on South Roosevelt Boulevard during the Zombie Bike Ride Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event coincided with the island city's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 02

Participants in the Zombie Bike Ride roll down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 ghoulish-garbed riders and coincided with Key West's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 03

Participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with the island city's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 04

A participant in the Zombie Bike Ride pedals down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with Key West's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 05

A participant in the Zombie Bike Ride pedals down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with Key West's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 06

A participant in the Zombie Bike Ride shows off his attire Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with Key West's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 07

Participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with the island city's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2014 Zombie Bike Ride 08

A participant in the Zombie Bike Ride pedals down a street Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The event attracted some 7,000 costumed riders and coincided with Key West's annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that continues through Sunday, Oct. 26. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 01

Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad, who recently swam from Cuba to Key West, Fla., rides atop the grand marshal float during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. The procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The parade attracted some 60,000 people, organizers said, who subscribed to the festival's theme of "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond."  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 02

A float rolls down Duval Street during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. Attracting some 60,000 people, the procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The festival's 2013 theme was "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 03

A costumed reveler participates in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade down Duval Street in Key West, Fla. The procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The parade attracted some 60,000 people, organizers said, who subscribed to the festival's theme of "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond."  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 04

A person portraying Batman rises high above Duval Street in Key West, Fla., during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade. Attracting some 60,000 people, the procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The festival's 2013 theme was "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond." (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 05

A person portraying Batman rises high above Duval Street in Key West, Fla., during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade. Attracting some 60,000 people, the procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The festival's 2013 theme was "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 06

Feathered dancers prance down Duval Street in Key West, Fla., during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade. Attracting some 60,000 people, the procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The annual festival originated in 1979 and has matured into the Florida Keys' largest special event, accounting for some $30 million in revenues, according to local tourism officials. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 07

Costumed participants in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March proceed down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 08

Costumed participants in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March proceed down Fleming Street in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 09

A rooster-riding reveler proceeds down Duval Street in Key West, Fla., during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade. Attracting some 60,000 people, the procession was the highlight event of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. Key West is known for its free-roaming chickens. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 10

Deirdre Robbins displays her costume during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 costumed revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 11

Costumed revelers participate in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade in Key West, Fla. The procession attracted some 10,000 participants and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The festival's 2013 theme was "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 12

Men portraying endurance swimmer Diana Nyad participate in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials. The real Nyad was grand marshal of the 2013 Fantasy Fest Parade. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 13

Men garbed in flamingo costumes walk in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 14

A group costumed as Dalmatian dogs dances during the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade March in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 15

A couple garbed as sunflowers participates in the 2013 Fantasy Fest Masquerade in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and was one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 16

Laura Bataille, left, and Sam Teal, right, examine costumes in Key West, Fla., preparing for the island city's annual 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival. The decadent extravaganza featured more than 40 events highlighted by a final evening parade. The festival's 2013 theme was "Super Heroes, Villains & Beyond."  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 17

Participants in Fantasy Fest's 2013 Zombie Bike Ride pedal on Florida State Road A1A next to the Atlantic Ocean in Key West, Fla. Thousands of costumed bicycle riders participated in the event as part of the 10-day annual Fantasy Fest island celebrations. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 18

Two women costumed as Diana Nyad zombies prepare to participate in Fantasy Fest's 2013 Zombie Bike Ride in Key West, Fla. Thousands of costumed bicycle riders participated in the event. In September 2013, Nyad swam from Cuba to Key West and was appointed grand marshal of Key West's annual Fantasy Fest parade. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Steve Panariello/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 19

Participants in Fantasy Fest’s 2013 Zombie Bike Ride pedal down the Florida Keys Overseas Highway in Key West, Fla. Thousands of costumed bicycle riders participated in the event as part of the 10-day annual Fantasy Fest island celebrations. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 20

Participants in Fantasy Fest's 2013 Zombie Bike Ride pedal on Florida State Road A1A next to the Atlantic Ocean in Key West, Fla. Thousands of costumed bicycle riders participated in the event as part of the 10-day annual Fantasy Fest island celebrations. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest 21

A participant in Fantasy Fest's 2013 Zombie Bike Ride pedals his bicycle in Key West, Fla. Thousands of costumed bicycle riders participated in the event as part of the 10-day annual Fantasy Fest island celebrations. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest Pets 01

Anthony Bishop struts his Great Dane Spencer on stage at the 2013 Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade in Key West, Fla. Bishop and his dog won second place in the pet/owner look-alike category. The contest was one of more than 40 costuming and masking events that composed the 10-day Fantasy Fest celebration. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

2013 Fantasy Fest Pets 02

Conan, a 12-year-old Pomeranian, is photographed at the 2013 Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade in Key West, Fla. Owner Caroline Loessin titled her canine's entry in the Most Exotic category as "Pomeranian with a Facelift." The contest was one of more than 40 costuming and masking events in the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest celebration. (AP Photo/Florida Keys News Bureau, Rob O'Neal)

2013 Fantasy Fest Pets 03

Dr. Anesa Ahamad, left, displays her "vampire cat" Pixel with Andrew Balthazar, right, at the 2013 Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade in Key West, Fla. Ahamad, an oncologist who trained Pixel to comfort cancer patients, themed the entry "Cancer Sucks" to make a statement against the disease. The contest was a highlight of Key West's 10-day Fantasy Fest celebration. (AP Photo/Florida Keys News Bureau, Rob O'Neal)

2016 Fantasy Fest Parade 08

Red-white-and-blue costumed revelers make their way down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. The event, that attracted more than 50,000 people, was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. ( (FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2016 Fantasy Fest Parade 07

In this Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, men impersonating blonde women make their way down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. The event, that attracted more than 50,000 people, was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. ( (FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2016 Fantasy Fest Parade 06

Revelers portraying U.S. Olympic athletes make their way down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade in Key West, Fla. The event, that attracted more than 50,000 people, was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2016 Fantasy Fest Parade 05

Revelers with "The Purple Party" proceed down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The event, that attracted more than 50,000 people, was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. This year's theme was "Political Voodoo and Ballot Box Barbarians." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau)

2016 Fantasy Fest Parade 04

Revelers with "The Purple Party" proceed down Duval Street during the Fantasy Fest Parade Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The event, that attracted more than 50,000 people, was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. This year's theme was "Political Voodoo and Ballot Box Barbarians." (FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

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Fantasy Fest Parade revelers ride a float based on the centuries-old epic poem "Beowulf," Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The parade was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

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Revelers costumed as presidential candidates Hillary Clinton, left, and Donald Trump, right, prance down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The event was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. This year's theme was "Political Voodoo and Ballot Box Barbarians." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

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A float with portrayals of presidential candidates Hillary Clinton, left, and Donald Trump, right, rolls down Duval Street Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Key West, Fla., during the Fantasy Fest Parade. The event was the highlight of the island city's 10-day annual Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. This year's theme was "Political Voodoo and Ballot Box Barbarians." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

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Mason Lark, 4, appears on stage in a chef's costume with his dog Buddy as the "Catch of the Day" during the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The zany competition was staged as part of Key West's 10-day-long Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

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Alicia Renner and her dog Chica are costumed as a bumblebee during the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The zany competition was staged as part of Key West's 10-day-long Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

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Stacy Czerwinski, left, and Tim Donald, right, show off their Jack Russell terriers during the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The duo took second place in the Pet/Owner Lookalike category. The zany competition was staged as part of Key West's 10-day-long Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

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Anna Hillman, left, holds an offbeat political sign, while Michael Schinzer walks Bruno, wearing a toupee to spoof Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during the Fantasy Fest Pet Masquerade Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, in Key West, Fla. The 10-day-long Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival is to concludes Sunday, Oct. 30. Hillman's group won a prize in the pet costume contest for representing the Fantasy Fest theme, "Political Voodoo & Ballot Box Barbarians." FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)