14 April 2021

Grammy Winners, Top Songwriters to Star in Key West Festival May 5-9

More than 30 shows featuring over 100 top performing songwriters — including 2021 Grammy Award winner Lori McKenna and seven-time chart topper Lee Brice — await music lovers during the 25th annual Key West Songwriters Festival. An annual tradition for many of America’s leading country and pop music hitmakers, the festival is scheduled Wednesday through Sunday, May 5-9.
29 March 2021

Guy Harvey’s Ties to Hemingway Explored in Custom House Museum Program

As a teenager, Guy Harvey was so consumed by Ernest Hemingway’s “The Old Man and the Sea” that he created 59 pen-and-ink drawings to illustrate the novel. Today internationally recognized for his art and marine conservation, Harvey will discuss the sketches, now on exhibit at Key West’s Custom House Museum, during the museum’s April “Distinguished Speaker Series” presentation.
23 March 2021

Experience Yearlong ‘Taste of Key West 2021 Reimagined’ with Dining Card

Foodies can sample tasty temptations and savor the subtropical flavors of Key West through “Taste of Key West 2021 Reimagined” — a dining card that takes the place of the 25th annual one-night “Taste of Key West” waterfront in-person charity fundraiser that is traditionally held each April.
23 March 2021

Mile 0 Fest to Showcase ‘Red Dirt’ and Americana Stars in Key West

Blackberry Smoke, the Randy Rogers Band, Shovels & Rope, Pat Green and other celebrated musicians from the Americana and “Red Dirt” genres are slated to perform during Key West’s Mile 0 Fest, scheduled Tuesday through Saturday, April 27 through May 1.
15 March 2021

Florida Keys to Stage Conch Republic’s ‘Birthday Party’ April 16-25

Fans and friends of the Conch Republic can celebrate the offbeat “nation’s” 39th birthday April 16-25 in Key West, experiencing activities that range from a pirate adventure and wine tastings to a sunset boat parade featuring floating Tikis, historic schooners and luxury catamarans.
15 March 2021

Key West Visitors Can Ride in Truman’s Presidential Limo at ‘Little White House’

History buffs who visit Key West’s Harry S. Truman Little White House — Florida’s only presidential museum — can now choose to ride around the island city in a presidential limousine Truman used during his 1945-53 presidency.
12 March 2021

Spring Into the Florida Keys & Key West with New Airlift, Resorts and Outdoor Experiences

The Florida Keys & Key West are experiencing an active spring with added airlift into Key West, new accommodations that include overnight Airstream campers for fun with family and friends, and outdoor experiences that include the launch of Islamorada’s first coral dive and transplant activities.
12 March 2021

Florida Keys Angler Wins March Merkin Permit Tournament

Ivar Bolander of Summerland Key, Florida, caught and released two permit to win the 2021 March Merkin Permit Tournament that ended March 11.
22 February 2021

New Nonstop Flights Make Travel to Keys Even More Convenient

Passengers traveling to the Florida Keys & Key West have a variety of new nonstop flight options for convenient air access to the island chain.
19 February 2021

JetBlue to Offer Year-Round Flights to Key West from New York City and Boston

Beginning Feb. 23, JetBlue is to extend its recently launched nonstop service from New York City and Boston to Key West from seasonal to year-round.