03 December 2019

Top College Athletes to Meet at Orange Bowl Swim Classic in Florida Keys

Hundreds of college swimmers from around the country, some who have pursued Olympic gold, are to meet and compete in a popular monthlong winter training session in Key Largo that culminates in the open-to-spectators Orange Bowl Swimming Classic Friday, Jan. 3.
21 November 2019

Florida Keys New Year’s Eve to Feature Offbeat 'Drops,' Fireworks and Festivities

New Year’s Eve celebrations in the Florida Keys traditionally feature balmy temperatures and a warm welcome for revelers fleeing colder climes. From beachside fireworks where overcoats and gloves aren’t allowed to wacky takeoffs on the traditional ball drop in New York’s Times Square, the island chain offers visitors a wealth of ways to welcome 2020.
15 November 2019

Eleven-Day 'Uncorked' Food and Wine Festival Kicks Off in Upper Florida Keys Jan. 9

Discover the flavors of the Florida Keys in two of the island chain’s regions during the 2020 edition of “Uncorked: The Key Largo and Islamorada Food and Wine Festival,” an 11-day culinary and cocktail extravaganza Thursday, Jan. 9, through Sunday, Jan. 19.
14 November 2019

Holiday Events Sparkle Throughout the Florida Keys & Key West

Sunny holidays bring warmth and good cheer to the Florida Keys & Key West throughout the 125-mile-long island chain. From Key Largo to Key West, the 2019 holiday season — filled with spirited events such as lighted boat parades, historic inn tours, only-in-the Keys frivolity and waterfront celebrations — sparkles with island festivities.
18 October 2019

Five Top Dives in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

Harboring the only living coral barrier reef in the continental United States, the Florida Keys are largely devoted to maintaining the region’s offshore environment.
17 October 2019

Cyclists to Pedal From Miami to Key West in ‘SMART Ride’ Fundraiser

Bicyclists are to navigate the entire Florida Keys island chain along scenic Overseas Highway and Heritage Trail routes during a 160-plus-mile Miami to Key West charity ride. 
13 September 2019

Divers to Whittle a Win at Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest Oct. 5

Divers should pack their pumpkin carving tools when they gear up for the 21st annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest Saturday, Oct. 5, in Key Largo waters.