11 November 2018

Champion Crowned at Florida Keys Stone Crab Eating Contest

Christian Gatti took top honors at the weekend Stone Crab Eating Contest in Marathon. He cracked and cleanly consumed 25 stone crab claws in just 15 minutes and 57 seconds, outpacing all rivals.
08 November 2018

Merry Holiday Happenings Enliven the Florida Keys & Key West

A free-spirited holiday season comes alive in the Florida Keys & Key West, with subtropical warmth and festive cheer throughout the 125-mile-long island chain. From Key Largo to Key West, visitors can find plenty of only-in-the-Keys activities designed to celebrate the seasonal spirit.
01 November 2018

Eclectic Events Highlight Florida Keys’ 2019 Calendar

There’s always something happening in the Florida Keys & Key West, from eclectic festivals focusing on the area’s colorful history, artistic culture and notable cuisine to events that celebrate the Keys’ unique environment, underwater adventures and quirky ambiance.
30 October 2018

2019 Florida Keys Fishing Tournament Highlights

2019 Florida Keys Fishing Tournament Highlights Calendar
01 October 2018

World War II–Era Middle Keys Airport to Celebrate 75 Years of Service

A vital Middle Keys airways connection to the mainland, the Florida Keys Marathon International Airport is to recognize 75 years of service in a family-friendly celebration set for Saturday, Oct. 20, in Marathon. 
19 September 2018

Florida Keys Tourism Rebounds with Fresh New Resorts, New Airlift

Almost a year after Hurricane Irma passed through the Florida Keys, Hawks Cay Resort, one of the Florida Keys’ largest properties, has reopened following a $50 million renovation.
18 September 2018

All-New Accommodations and Offerings Among What’s New in the Florida Keys & Key West

New offerings awaiting visitors to the Florida Keys & Key West this fall include mermaid and flamingo adventures, a Keyswide sculpture trail and a marine science experience. In addition, Hawks Cay Resort has reopened after a $50 million refurbishmentand the Florida Keys’ largest recreational vehicle resortis once again welcoming visitors. 

18 September 2018

Pause for the Claws at Stone Crab Eating Contest Nov. 10

Jumpstarting the Florida Keys’ seven-month stone crab harvest season is a much-anticipated munch-a-thon — the eighth annual Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest for amateur eaters set for Saturday, Nov. 10, in Marathon.  
15 August 2018

Florida Keys & Key West Unveils Value-Added ‘ValuCation’ Program

The Florida Keys tourism council is launching a value-added ValueCation program for travelers to the Florida Keys & Key West.
08 August 2018

81-Mile Sculpture Trail Enhances Florida Keys Cultural Scene

The Florida Keys’ cultural offerings, ranging from a lively visual arts scene to vibrant theater and musical events, provide visitors an intriguing contrast to the island chain’s water-related and environmental activities. In late July, those offerings were augmented by the debut of the 81-mile Florida Keys Sculpture Trail.