01 May 2018

Seven Experiences to Savor Only in the Keys

Florida Keys locals and in-the-know visitors often greet the news of some particularly offbeat happening by grinning, nodding and sagely murmuring, “Only in the Keys.” 
01 May 2018

Six Underwater Adventures Found Only in the Keys

Visitors to the Florida Keys can snorkel or dive on the continental United States’ only contiguous living coral barrier reef — which makes the destination a paradise for underwater enthusiasts. The Keys tract is home to stunning coral formations and brilliantly hued tropical fish. 
01 May 2018

Four Cultural Celebrations to Experience Only in the Keys

While the Florida Keys & Key West are widely known for their vibrant natural beauty, easygoing atmosphere and year-round warmth, they also entice scores of visitors to enjoy cultural events that can be experienced only in the Keys. 
01 May 2018

Four ‘What a Dish’ Delights: Stone Crab, Pink Shrimp, Lionfish and Key Lime Pie

The indigenous cuisine of the 125-mile-long Florida Keys island chain is a rich melting pot of fresh boat-to-table seafood enhanced with the fresh tropical flavors of lime, coconut, mango and papaya. 
30 April 2018

Key West Cocktail Classic Finals to Showcase Top LGBT Mixologists

Libation lovers can applaud regional bartending champions from 14 U.S. and Canadian cities as they vie for mixology mastery Wednesday through Sunday, June 6-10, in the final rounds of the Stoli Key West Cocktail Classic. 
23 April 2018

Team BAR South Wins the Final Sail Tournament in Key West

Team BAR South, skippered by Captain Art Sapp of Lighthouse Point, Florida, released 11 sailfish to take top honors in the Final Sail tournament that ended April 21 in the Florida Keys.  
23 April 2018

Female Impersonators Hit the Road at Key West 'Drag Race'

Drag racers don't usually wear false eyelashes and staggeringly high heels, but they did during Key West's Great Conch Republic Drag Race. 
16 April 2018

Key West’s Truman Symposium to Explore Russia and Cold War May 18-19

History and political aficionados can learn how America’s 33rd president dealt with Russia and the Cold War during the annual Truman Legacy Symposium on the island that was Harry S. Truman’s chosen retreat.

14 April 2018

Florida Keys Seven Mile Bridge Run Attracts 1,500 Competitors

Student Aydan Child claimed the overall men’s title during Saturday’s 37th annual Seven Mile Bridge Run across the Florida Keys Overseas Highway’s longest bridge.
Child, 17, finished first among some 1,500 participants with a time of 40 minutes and one second. The Marathon high school junior has been running the iconic race since age nine.
10 April 2018

Chart-Topping American Songwriters to Perform in Key West May 9-13

Featuring some 200 performing songwriters in 50-plus shows, the Key West Songwriters Festival brings together chart-topping hitmakers and emerging talents in an unparalleled five-day medley for music fans.