26 February 2018

State of the Florida Keys Tourism Industry After Hurricane Irma

Key Largo and Key West were least impacted by Hurricane Irma, which struck the Keys Sept. 10, 2017, as were most hotels and businesses on the bayside, or gulfside, in Islamorada and Marathon. The Florida Keys & Key West have been open to visitors since Oct. 1, just three weeks after the hurricane.
08 February 2018

New Florida Keys Accommodations, Activities and Attractions Await Meeting Participants and Groups

In the Florida Keys & Key West it’s easy for groups to unplug. The popular 125-mile-long subtropical island chain continues to be enhanced as a destination for meetings and corporate and incentive groups. New offerings include a soon-to-open all-inclusive bungalow resort in Key Largo, increased airline options, tours and team-building adventures.

07 February 2018

'Connections Project' Debuts to Celebrate Florida Keys Arts Community

As well as being connected by the iconic Overseas Highway, the 125-mile-long Florida Keys island chain also is connected by a vibrant community of artists. From now through May 8, art lovers can view a 24-foot mural featuring the work of close to 400 creative spirits during a series of six exhibitions throughout the Keys. 
30 January 2018

Mdala Captures Cheeca Presidential Win; Gold Cup Series Champs Named

Captain John Hagen of Tavernier, Florida, led his team aboard Mdala to the overall win at the 28th annual Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament that ended Jan. 28. 
10 January 2018

State of the Florida Keys Tourism Industry Following Hurricane Irma

Key Largo and Key West were least impacted by Hurricane Irma, which struck the Keys Sept. 10, 2017, as were most hotels and businesses on the bayside, or gulfside, in Islamorada and Marathon. The Florida Keys & Key West have been open to visitors since Oct. 1, just three weeks after the hurricane.
 
 
10 January 2018

Follow the Florida Keys at #FishFLKeys for a Chance to Win an Angling Vacation

Winning a Florida Keys fishing vacation could be as simple as following the Florida Keys Facebook page and entering the #FishFLKeys trip giveaway, part of a four-month social media program that launched Monday. The program spotlights the Keys' recreational fishing activities and the destination’s unmatched concentration of seasoned professional charter guides.
 
10 January 2018

Florida Keys Flats to Be Site of Spring Bonefish and Redfish Shootout, March 6-9

Up to 30 flats anglers can compete in the Jim Bokor Islamorada All-Tackle Bonefish and Redfish Shootout set for Tuesday through Friday, March 6-9.
08 January 2018

Head to Islamorada for Third Annual Half Marathon, 10k and Beach N’ Beer Mile

Winter visitors flock to the Florida Keys seeking warm climes and distance runners are likely to encounter them Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 3-4, during Islamorada’s third annual Half Marathon, 10k and Beach N’ Beer Mile.

28 December 2017

Registration Open for Two Remaining Florida Keys Gold Cup Series Sailfish Tournaments

The three-pronged Gold Cup Sailfish Championship series, a competition that typically attracts the nation’s elite sport fishermen and -women, is underway in the Florida Keys. Yet interested anglers of all experience levels can still join one or both of the remaining tournaments in waters off Islamorada.
 
27 December 2017

Offbeat 'Drops' and Fireworks to Mark Florida Keys New Year's Eve

From beachside fireworks to wacky takeoffs on the traditional ball drop in New York's Times Square, the Florida Keys offer visitors a wealth of ways to welcome 2018. And because "winter" in the subtropical island chain means balmy breezes rather than blizzards, revelers can leave heavy coats and boots behind as they head out to celebrate wearing light dresses or shorts and sandals.