22 October 2020

United Set to Launch Daily Houston-Key West Nonstop Flights Dec. 17

United Airlines is to begin new daily nonstop service between Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Key West International Airport (EYW) on Dec. 17.
12 October 2020

Key West’s Fantasy Fest to Stage Streaming Events; Live Festival Remains Canceled

Fans of Key West’s Fantasy Fest can enjoy two streaming events that showcase the masking and costuming festival’s creativity and spirit, despite the cancellation of the Oct. 16-25 in-person celebration to guard against coronavirus spread.
09 October 2020

Florida Keys Officials Urge Visitors to Wear Masks and Follow Health Directives

Florida Keys officials and businesses remind visitors that carrying and wearing facial coverings and practicing social distancing continue for the island chain to protect against the spread of coronavirus, despite the easing of some statewide restrictions.
28 September 2020

Racers to Circle Key West During 12-Mile Paddle Classic

The 12-mile distance around the island of Key West is to become a saltwater racecourse for competitors on paddleboards and self-propelled watercraft during the 2020 Key West Paddle Classic.
23 September 2020

Florida Keys Earn Top Marks from Dive Magazine’s Readers

Readers of Scuba Diving magazine have named the Florida Keys & Key West among the World’s Best/Readers Choice Awards for 2020, ranking the island destination as either number one or in the top five in several dive categories.
23 September 2020

New Offerings Mean a Relaxing, Fun-Filled Autumn in the Florida Keys & Key West

This fall, new offerings greet visitors traveling to the Florida Keys & Key West, with 125 miles of places with wide-open spaces stretching over scenic islands and vistas of turquoise sea and sky.
16 September 2020

United Airlines to Resume Service to Key West from Chicago and Newark Oct. 1, Add New Service from Washington Dulles International Airport

Beginning Oct. 1 United Airlines is to resume daily nonstop service to Key West from Chicago O’Hare and New Jersey’s Newark Liberty international airports on United Express 70-seat Embraer E170 regional jets.
16 September 2020

Sculpture Trail Enhances Island Chain’s Landscape

Creativity is seemingly built into the DNA of the Florida Keys. Without even stepping inside a gallery or studio, visitors exploring the island chain can encounter an eclectic variety of open-air artistry. Prime among the outdoor creations is a collection of thought-provoking large-scale sculptures.
13 August 2020

Divers Can Help Keys’ Ocean Ecosystem and ‘Take a Bite Out of Lionfish’ During REEF’s Upper Keys Derby

Divers can help preserve the Florida Keys’ native reef fish populations during the fun, socially distanced Reef Environmental Education Foundation 2020 Lionfish Derby. Scheduled Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 10-13, the derby challenges participants to capture and remove as many non-native lionfish as possible from Keys waters.
26 July 2020

Video Advisory: “Papas” Miss Key West, COVID-Canceled Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

There should be a 2020 Hemingway Look-Alike winner walking the streets of Key West today. But the global coronavirus pandemic has prevented that.