13 September 2016

New York Angler Scores Third Robert James Sales S.L.A.M. Win in Key West

Jim Bokor Jr. of Buffalo, New York, earned the title of grand champion angler for the third consecutive year at the Robert James Sales S.L.A.M. Celebrity Fishing Tournament that ended Sept. 11 in the Florida Keys.
27 July 2016

Mel Fisher Maritime Museum Debuts Cuban Migrant Vessel and Exhibit

The Mariana, a 21-foot makeshift vessel that carried 24 Cubans from their homeland to Key West, highlights a Mel Fisher Maritime Museum exhibit on the Cuban migrant phenomenon that opens to visitors in late August.
14 July 2016

South Florida Team Repeats Del Brown Permit Tournament Win

Joe Skrumbellos of Sunrise, Florida, caught and released three permit to earn 450 points and the title of grand champion angler at the 2016 Del Brown Permit Tournament that ended July 12. 
02 June 2016

Accommodations, Attractions and Adventures Highlight What’s New in the Florida Keys & Key West for Summer 2016

The Florida Keys & Key West offer a variety of new and enhanced accommodations, attractions, sustainable and eco libations and Everglades National Park amenities that highlight the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in August.
Explore some new reasons to visit the Florida Keys here:
26 May 2016

Irish Author Wins Contest to Write in Ernest Hemingway’s Key West Studio

More than 2,100 people submitted stories to the Florida Keys Flash Fiction Contest, competing to work in Ernest Hemingway’s former Key West writing studio, but none could outshine “Wallpaper” by Ireland’s Denyse Woods. 
25 May 2016

Where to Get a Florida Keys 'Flavor Fix'

Scores of visitors envy Florida Keys "locals" who create satisfying lives full of authentic pleasures and natural ingredients. But visitors too can enjoy the indigenous flavors of the Keys, and even take home tasty "souvenirs" to help sustain them until their next vacation escape.
25 May 2016

From Sandals to Sea Glass: Artisan Offerings in the Keys

For nearly a century the Florida Keys have beckoned many with their natural beauty and vibrant yet laidback atmosphere. But it's not just travelers that gravitate to the intriguing destination. Quaint, quirky and filled with a free-spirited charm, the subtropical islands are a haven for the creative. Artists and artisans from across the globe flock to the Keys and stay, making the island chain their home while helping shape its reputation as a cultural mecca.
 
26 April 2016

Brewed and Barreled in the Florida Keys

Fans of fine beers, ales, rums and more can enjoy libations created in the Florida Keys, many of them for the first time in modern years. 
31 March 2016

Enhanced Accommodations, New Excursions and Adventures Highlight What's New in the Florida Keys & Key West for Spring 2016

The Florida Keys & Key West mark the spring season with a variety of enhanced accommodations, new adventures and culinary offerings to tempt visitors. Explore the highlights here.
18 February 2016

'Forgotten Soldier' Unveiling Remembers Key West's Black Union Soldiers

A sculpture remembering the island's African-American soldiers who served in a Union regiment was unveiled and dedicated Tuesday.