30 June 2017

Simply Saltwater: Florida Keys Water Adventures Beckon

A trip to the Florida Keys offers an inviting array of sea-based adventures for nature lovers, adventurers and even couch potatoes. Visitors can explore the waters surrounding the islands at their own pace and energy level. 
30 June 2017

Florida Keys Garden Attractions Are ‘Simply Natural’

 The subtropical Florida Keys & Key West are resplendent with indigenous species in hidden, tucked-away gardens nestled throughout the 125-mile-long island chain.
30 June 2017

Simply Delicious: Florida Keys Cuisine Inspires Tasty Experiences

Nearly everyone who journeys to the Florida Keys samples grilled locally caught yellowtail snapper or mahi-mahi, steamed Key West pink shrimp, clawless Florida lobster and chilled stone crab claws. Since their just-off-the-boat freshness is all the adornment they need, they’re often prepared with a simplicity that only enhances their flavor. 
08 June 2017

Marathon Marlin Tournament to Challenge Anglers July 14-16

A challenging Middle Keys marlin tournament is to test anglers’ skill Friday through Sunday, July 14-16. 
02 June 2017

July 4 Festivities and Fireworks to Sparkle Throughout Florida Keys

Independence Day celebrations throughout the 125-mile-long Florida Keys island chain salute the nation’s freedom — and the quirky independent spirit of the Keys — with local parades, picnics and parties topped off by fireworks displays.
09 May 2017

Islamorada Beer Co. Team Wins Bull and Cow Fishing Tournament

Team Islamorada Beer Co. secured the overall win and an $18,000 first-place cash prize at Marathon’s 11th annual Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament that ended May 7 in the Middle Florida Keys. 
03 May 2017

State Parks of the Middle and Lower Keys

In the Middle and Lower Florida Keys, four unique state parks — Long Key, Curry Hammock, Bahia Honda and Fort Zachary Taylor — are easy to explore and offer some of the best recreational opportunities in the 125-mile-long island chain.
03 May 2017

Aquarium Encounters in Marathon

You shouldn’t feed reef fish while snorkeling or diving in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary because it disrupts their natural behavior, but that activity is encouraged at the Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters.
03 May 2017

Turtle Hospital in Marathon

The Turtle Hospital, situated at mile marker 48.5 bayside in Marathon, is dedicated to the treatment of sea turtles. It opened in 1986 with the goal of healing injured sea turtles and returning them to the wild.
26 April 2017

Florida Keys Dragon Boat Festival to Enliven Sombrero Beach May 20

The annual Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival set for Saturday, May 20, at Marathon’s Sombrero Beach offers spectators beachfront excitement as teams of 20 paddlers power their sleek boats in unison, racing parallel to the shore.