11 September 2018

One Year After Irma, Keys RV Resort Reopens

Exactly a year after Hurricane Irma passed through the Florida Keys, the island chain’s largest recreational vehicle resort formally reopened to visitors Monday.
10 September 2018

Special Olympics Florida–Monroe County to Host Key West Paddle Invitational

Paddleboard enthusiasts can join Special Olympics athletes from around the United States Friday through Sunday, Oct. 12-14, for competition and camaraderie during the seventh annual Stand Up Paddle Invitational in Key West.
30 August 2018

Almost a Year After Irma, Florida Keys Resort Reopens

Almost a year after Hurricane Irma passed through the Florida Keys, Hawks Cay Resort, near Marathon in the Middle Keys, formally reopened Thursday to visitors.
30 August 2018

Runners to Chart a Scenic Course in Key West’s Southernmost Marathon

Entrants in the Southernmost Marathon, Half and 5k, dubbed the “SoMo,” can follow a 26.2-mile, 13.1-mile or 3.1-mile route while enjoying views of the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and scenic streets in the continental United States’ southernmost city. All three races are set for Saturday, Oct. 6.
28 August 2018

Teams Can Still Join Conch Scramble Charity Golf Tournament

Floating greens, golf boats and biodegradable fish food balls highlight the annual “par-tee” on the water during the popular Conch Scramble charity golf tournament Saturday, Sept. 29, in Islamorada. 
21 August 2018

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

Ocean lovers who enjoy diving, snorkeling, paddleboarding, kayaking or glass-bottom boat tours are invited to explore and learn more about Florida Keys coral reefs during the annual REEF Fest, Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 20-23, in Key Largo.
20 August 2018

Herman Lucerne Memorial Tournament Set for Sept. 21-23 in Florida Keys Backcountry

A one-of-a-kind event whose anglers fan out to explore the Florida Keys backcountry’s labyrinth of canals, water trails and mangrove mazes in search of seven species, the Herman Lucerne Memorial Backcountry Fishing Championship returns to Islamorada Friday through Sunday, Sept. 21-23.
15 August 2018

Key West’s Exotic Fantasy Fest to Celebrate ‘Games We Play’ Oct. 19-28

Revelers can expect a “monopoly” on high-energy fun Friday, Oct. 19, through Sunday, Oct. 28, as Key West’s annual Fantasy Fest puts a playful spin on masking and costuming festivities. The 2018 festival is themed “Oh … The Games We Play!” and features 10 days of masquerade balls, elaborate costume contests, parties and fanciful frolics, all climaxing in a grand parade set for Saturday, Oct. 27. 
15 August 2018

Florida Keys & Key West Unveils Value-Added ‘ValuCation’ Program

The Florida Keys tourism council is launching a value-added ValueCation program for travelers to the Florida Keys & Key West.
08 August 2018

81-Mile Sculpture Trail Enhances Florida Keys Cultural Scene

The Florida Keys’ cultural offerings, ranging from a lively visual arts scene to vibrant theater and musical events, provide visitors an intriguing contrast to the island chain’s water-related and environmental activities. In late July, those offerings were augmented by the debut of the 81-mile Florida Keys Sculpture Trail.