11 August 2017

Open-Water Swim for Islamorada’s Alligator Lighthouse Set for Sept. 23

Hundreds of solo and relay-team swimmers are expected to conquer the fifth annual Swim for Alligator Lighthouse Saturday, Sept. 23, a unique open-ocean endurance swimming challenge in Atlantic waters off Islamorada.
03 August 2017

Key West S.L.A.M. Celebrity Tournament to Draw Flats Anglers Sept. 8-10

Fishing for elusive shallow-water gamefish is the primary attraction of the 2017 Robert James Sales S.L.A.M., set to draw anglers, guides and celebrities to Key West Friday through Sunday, Sept. 8-10.
02 August 2017

Key Largo’s REEF Fest to Celebrate Florida Keys Marine Conservation

REEF Fest, a celebration of marine conservation’s positive impact on the Florida Keys and around the world, enables ocean aficionados to experience social events, eco-adventures and presentations by renowned marine experts Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 28 through Oct. 1, in Key Largo.
01 August 2017

‘WineDine’ Restaurant Month to Start Sept. 15 in Key West and Islamorada

Florida Keys flavors highlight a menu of dining opportunities for visitors Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, during a unique restaurant month staged in Key West and Islamorada.
31 July 2017

LGBT Cultural Festival to Spotlight Key West’s Cuban Connection

Culture and history fans can celebrate the unique historic connection between Key West and Cuba during the LGBT Art & Cultural REvolution scheduled Thursday through Wednesday, Sept. 7-13. 
27 July 2017

‘Heroes Salute’ Tribute a Florida Keys Labor Day Weekend Tradition

Military, fire rescue, police and medical personnel are to be honored as part of an annual Heroes Salute Tribute Weekend held Friday through Sunday, Sept. 1-3, at Hawks Cay Resort, Villas and Marina, 61 Hawks Cay Blvd. on Duck Key.
 
26 July 2017

Key West BrewFest to Highlight Labor Day Weekend

Fans of beers and ales can sample nearly 200 of them, while also discovering the flavors of the continental United States’ southernmost island, during a festival “brewed” especially for Labor Day weekend visitors. 
24 July 2017

Florida Keys Backcountry Fishing Tournament to Help Change Lives Sept. 22-24

For 18 years the Take Stock in Children Backcountry Challenge has successfully combined family, fundraising and fishing. The 2017 tournament is set for Friday through Sunday, Sept. 22-24, in Key Largo. 
20 July 2017

Information Booth to Provide Spiny Lobster Sport Season Guidelines

An information booth geared to help travelers coming to the Florida Keys for lobster mini-season is to open Saturday, July 22, at Key Largo's Waldorf Plaza, mile marker 100 oceanside near the top of the Florida Keys Overseas Highway.
20 July 2017

Florida Keys Reefs’ Annual Reproduction Is a Fantastical Underwater Occurrence

Night divers are to take to Florida Keys reefs for a chance to witness a delicate reproductive phenomenon that occurs when coral polyps release millions of gametes (eggs and sperm) in synchronized mass-spawning rituals. The event is likely to occur around the August and September full moons.