11 June 2019

Team Chillin’ Wins Lower Keys Dolphin Tournament

Team Chillin’ scored a 34.55-pound dolphin fish to take first place and a $7,500 cash prize in the 26th annual Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce Dolphin Tournament that ended June 9.
07 June 2019

‘Ladies Let’s Go Fishing!’ Combines Learning on the Water with Screamin’ Reels Tournament June 21-23

A popular girls' getaway for over 20 years, "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!" provides female anglers a learn-on-the-water weekend of education combined with the fun one-day Screamin’ Reels tournament to be held in the Florida Keys' sport fishing capital of Islamorada Friday through Sunday, June 21-23.
03 June 2019

The Florida Keys Embrace Summer with Sustainable Fun, New Activities

The Florida Keys & Key West continue to spotlight the destination’s eco-oriented “Connect & Protect” initiative to encourage awareness of sustainable, memorable activities for visitors.
 
In addition, notable new offerings include two resorts in the family-oriented Middle Keys and Key West’s intriguing Sails to Rails museum.
31 May 2019

Key West Mermaid Festival to Make a Splash July 5-7

Love mermaids? Want to get salty or enjoy a “mermosa” with a mermaid? The inaugural Key West Mermaid Festival is to celebrate the graceful, colorfully attired women swimmers of the magical underwater world Friday through Sunday, July 5-7.
30 May 2019

Hemingway Days to Spotlight Author’s Key West Legacy July 16-21

When Ernest Hemingway lived in Key West during the 1930s, he penned now-classic works that included “For Whom the Bell Tolls” and fished for giant billfish in Florida Keys waters. Fans of adventurous living and writing can celebrate his legacy Tuesday through Sunday, July 16-21, with events recalling his literary prowess and vigorous Key West lifestyle.
29 May 2019

Connect & Protect: Living Reefs

Encouraging environmentally responsible behavior is a crucial element of the Florida Keys’ commitment to protecting the region’s natural resources.
29 May 2019

The Keys Can’t-Miss List: Marathon Restaurants

Planning a summer getaway to Marathon and the middle Florida Keys? Check with local residents to find out which eateries they recommend to visiting family, friends and newcomers eager to discover the islands’ eats. Here’s a handful of recommendations to help you maximize enjoyment with minimal research.
24 May 2019

Reef Protection to Highlight Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival July 13

A one-of-a-kind underwater concert is to promote reef protection as it entertains divers and snorkelers Saturday, July 13, in the waters off the Lower Florida Keys.
23 May 2019

Swimmers to Circumnavigate Key West June 15 in 12.5-Mile Race

Swimming enthusiasts, including those wearing mermaid tails, can attempt an epic swim around the island of Key West Saturday, June 15, during a 12.5-mile open-water race for individuals and relay teams.
20 May 2019

Key West Marlin Tournament to Offer $50,000 in Guaranteed Cash Prizes

Anglers targeting marlin and other fish are to compete for $50,000 in guaranteed cash prizes in the Stock Island Marina Village Key West Marlin Tournament, scheduled Wednesday through Saturday, July 17-20.