27 January 2021

‘Connections Project’ Mural Tour to Celebrate Florida Keys Arts Community

A 24-foot-long mosaic mural featuring art by more than 300 Florida Keys artists is to debut Feb. 12 and tour the island chain to celebrate the connection between the community and cultural initiatives.
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.

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.
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.
20 November 2020

Boat Parades to Light Up the Florida Keys Holiday Season

Decorated boats of all shapes and sizes are to illuminate the sparkling waters of the Florida Keys in December. Around the island chain, visitors can view lighted boat parades from the shore or excursion boats, or even revel in the Keys’ holiday spirit by decking out their own boat in dazzling lights and eye-catching seasonal decorations.
20 November 2020

2021 Florida Keys Fishing Tournament Highlights: January Through July

Florida Keys fishing tournaments provide a test of skill for anglers and a chance for captains and guides to share their knowledge of the Keys’ diverse fisheries. While tournaments and other events in the Keys may undergo schedule changes or cancellations because of the COVID-19 pandemic, all tournament dates and information are accurate as of the writing of this release.
19 November 2020

How to Create Florida Keys–Style Holiday Magic at Home

Throughout the Keys, creativity reigns in nearly every aspect of life, especially during the festive holiday season. And those spending the holidays at home can create Keys-style magic thanks to local offerings that can be ordered online and shipped to them.
16 November 2020

Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Celebrates 30 Years

Thousands of scuba divers, snorkelers, anglers and watersports enthusiasts visit the Florida Keys annually to dive or snorkel the United States’ only living coral reef and enjoy Keys waters. In November 2020 the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary marks 30 years of dedication to protecting the world’s third-largest barrier reef and the waters surrounding the island chain.
09 November 2020

Tropical Storm Eta Moves Away from Florida Keys

Tropical Storm Eta moved across the Florida Keys early Monday leaving impacts in some areas, but the island chain as a whole relatively unscathed.
12 October 2020

Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship

Continuing a 50-plus-year tradition, the Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship triple-crown series is to open with the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 3-6, a primary fundraiser for the Islamorada Charter Boat Association.