21 December 2020

‘Island Hopping: Florida Keys’ Travel Television Show to Debut Dec. 27 on Discovery

“Island Hopping: Florida Keys," a 30-minute television special that explores the island chain’s unique natural environment and eco-tourism opportunities, is to debut on the Discovery Channel Sunday, Dec. 27, at 8 a.m. ET/PT, 7 a.m. CT and 6 a.m. MT.

21 December 2020

Misha McRAE: Steward of a Rare Botanical Garden

A military brat, accountant, ballet and jazz dancer, trucking company executive, Key West lighting store owner and botanical garden advocate, Misha McRAE hasn’t let the grass grow underneath his feet.
21 December 2020

Premier Brands Featured at Sixth Annual Florida Keys Boat Show Jan. 22-24

Boating and watersports aficionados can browse among boats from top brands at the annual Island Boat Show set for Friday through Sunday, Jan. 22-24, at Hawks Cay Resort, mile marker 61 on Duck Key.

21 December 2020

Lower Keys’ Sugarloaf Showdown to Target Three Wily Species Jan. 28-30

Angling teams can vie for awards while targeting the Lower Florida Keys’ wiliest species during the rescheduled Sugarloaf Showdown, a fundraising fishing tournament scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Jan. 28-30.
18 December 2020

JetBlue to Launch Service into Key West International Airport from New York City and Boston in February

Beginning Feb. 11, JetBlue Airways is to add seasonal nonstop service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport  (JFK)  and Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) to Key West International Airport (EYW).
16 December 2020

Preteen Anglers Capture Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament Win

Besting over 40 competitors, Saydie and Sawyer Hendrix, ages 12 and 11 respectively, 10-year-old Lela Goodrich and 11-year-old RJ Paul together captured top team honors at the annual Islamorada Junior Sailfish Tournament that ended Dec. 13.
16 December 2020

Key West Architecture and Ambiance Take Center Stage During Home Tours

Petite restored cigar-makers’ cottages stand next to gingerbread-trimmed Victorian mansions in Key West’s historic Old Town, creating an architectural tapestry as colorful as the island itself.

14 December 2020

Winter in the Florida Keys & Key West Ushers in Sunny, Breezy Outdoor Experiences

Winter may bring snowy or freezing weather to many U.S. locations, but the 125-mile-long Florida Keys island chain ushers in subtropical warmth and a variety of outdoor and cultural activities for visitors.
10 December 2020

Key West Airport Debuts Ultraviolet Disinfection Robot to Fight COVID

A coronavirus-fighting robot is poised to begin patrolling Key West International Airport after hours, emitting high-intensity ultraviolet UVC light that kills harmful pathogens in the air and on surfaces. 
08 December 2020

Key West Holiday Fest Showcases Seasonal Spirit

Key West may be Florida’s subtropical southernmost island, but visitors can enjoy events as seasonal as Santa’s North Pole celebrations during the 2020 Key West Holiday Fest that runs through Dec. 31.