13 November 2019

Key West Literary Seminar Acquires Elizabeth Bishop’s Island Home; Plans Annual Celebration to Honor Poet

The Key West home owned by Pulitzer Prize–winning American poet Elizabeth Bishop from 1938 to 1946 has been acquired by the Key West Literary Seminar, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the island’s literary heritage.
07 November 2019

Key West Triathlon to Test Athletes’ Endurance Dec. 7

Athletes are to vie for mastery in swimming, running and biking in the continental United States’ southernmost city during the annual Key West Triathlon set for Saturday, Dec. 7. Presented by Mack Cycle, the subtropical challenge is to draw up to 1,000 U.S. and international participants. 
06 November 2019

Wintery Fun and Subtropical Temps to Blend at Florida Keys Holiday Festival

Moms, dads and children can delight in the Florida Keys’ warm winter temperatures during Islamorada’s annual Florida Keys Holiday Festival scheduled Friday, Dec. 6, at Founders Park, mile marker 87 bayside.
30 October 2019

Stewards of the Keys: REEF’s Alli Candelmo

Alli Candelmo, Ph.D., has remarkable experience in conservation outreach, from surveying reefs for marine parks in tiny Malaysian fishing villages to studying manta rays in Hawaii and netting lionfish in the Turks & Caicos islands.
29 October 2019

American Airlines to Launch Seasonal Nonstop Saturday Flights Between Key West and Boston

American Airlines announced Friday that beginning Feb. 15, the airline is to launch new seasonal weekly service on Saturdays nonstop between Key West International Airport (EYW) and Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) on 76-passenger Embraer E175 regional jets.
28 October 2019

South Florida Symphony Stages 22nd Concert Season in Key West

Classical music aficionados can celebrate the South Florida Symphony’s 22nd season by joining the landmark orchestra in Key West for Masterworks Series concerts and a musical extravaganza commemorating the 250th anniversary of composer Ludwig van Beethoven’s birth.
25 October 2019

Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball Staged in Key West

Revelers showed off their most creative headdress regalia at Key West's Headdress Ball, a highlight of the 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking celebration that continues through Sunday, Oct. 27.
22 October 2019

Key West’s Old Island Restoration Foundation Kicks Off 60th Anniversary Festivities

Key West’s Old Town contains one of the largest predominantly wooden historic districts in the United States — incorporating almost 3,000 structures that range from cigar-makers’ cottages to Victorian mansions. History and architecture buffs can celebrate the organization that helped preserve and protect the distinctive district during the Old Island Restoration Foundation’s 60th anniversary festivities.
21 October 2019

South Florida Angler Wins All-Tackle Bonefish & Permit Championship

Topping the field of elite anglers that competed in the three-day Islamorada All-Tackle Bonefish & Permit Championship that ended Oct. 16, tournament veteran Roger Fernandez of Pinecrest, Florida, was awarded grand champion honors.