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2024
February
26,
2024
| 22:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When you’re not able to travel to the Florida Keys for the area’s amazing diving, you can experience the island chain’s exquisite underwater world through the free streaming channel and app, FloridaKeysTV, providing hours of quality dive programming ...
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February
26,
2024
| 17:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
To celebrate the Florida Keys’ vibrant cultural community and heritage, a recently launched social media trivia competition offers entrants the chance to win a getaway to explore cultural offerings and experiences throughout the island chain.The winn...
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February
15,
2024
| 19:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors and residents in the Upper Florida Keys can head outdoors to enjoy balmy subtropical weather, live music, art, food and fun at the 32nd annual Island Fest. The weekend-long springtime event is slated for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday...
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February
12,
2024
| 18:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Captains Pauly Ross of Tavernier, Florida, and KC Spaulding from Islamorada captured grand champion team honors during the Swamp Guides Ball tournament that ended Feb. 3.The all-release backcountry fishing challenge targets bonefish, redfish and snoo...
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February
05,
2024
| 22:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Captain Trevor Frins of Tavernier, Florida, led his team aboard Hillbilly Deluxe to its second straight win at the Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament that ended Jan. 21.Team anglers Jess Frins, Tyler Webb, Cody Gunther and Hank Pinder, all...
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February
01,
2024
| 17:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The easy, breezy atmosphere of the Florida Keys carries the sound of music across the island chain, with live musical performances, concerts and music festivals across many genres delighting Keys visitors with a variety of options.While a number of n...
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January
30,
2024
| 22:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Gigantic Nautical Market is to return to Islamorada’s Founders Park at mile marker 87 bayside Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 24-25, for the annual outdoor boat show, nautical market and food truck rally.Billed as a “boat show with a beach,” the show h...
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January
23,
2024
| 22:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The 2024 performing arts season in the Florida Keys & Key West is set to captivate audiences with lively musicals, comedies, dramas and other top-notch performances. Here are some upcoming highlights.Since 1978 The Key Players group has provided live...
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January
23,
2024
| 20:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Islamorada’s Captain Brian Cone led team Trophy Hunter to first place in the Islamorada Fishing Club Captain’s Cup Sailfish Tournament that ended Jan. 17, also achieving the team’s second win in the three-leg Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championsh...
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January
22,
2024
| 18:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
At the History of Diving Museum at mile marker 82.9 in Islamorada, Florida Keys visitors can take an artistic “surface interval” between dive trips to view the new exhibit, “Dive Into Art: Coral Creations,” on display through April 17.The museum coll...
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January
19,
2024
| 20:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Trop-rock singer Howard Livingston, son of a Kentucky coal miner, started playing Keys-inspired music only 18 years ago and has just released his 11th album, “House Down by the Sea.”In the Lower Keys, Livingston and the Mile Marker 24 Band are freque...
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January
16,
2024
| 09:36 AM Europe/Amsterdam
ISLAMORADA, Florida Keys -- A scientific examination of how the environment, weather patterns, moon phases and tides factor into a successful fishing day is to be highlighted at a popular angling seminar set for Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Coral Shores...
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January
12,
2024
| 16:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Fish for Holly Sailfish Tournament set a new tournament record with 165 sailfish releases, achieved by large field of 334 registered anglers fishing on 70 boats. The popular Upper Keys event ended Jan. 6 in Islamorada.Grand champion angler Meliss...
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January
11,
2024
| 16:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Florida Keys Community Concert Band brings its upbeat Pops in the Park series of monthly outdoor concerts to Islamorada and Key Largo for another toe-tapping season.The free-admission performances are set for Saturdays at 4 p.m. during the spring...
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January
09,
2024
| 19:30 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors to the Florida Keys can now discover the island chain’s unique eco-attractions and environmental offerings by using the free Florida Keys Eco-Experience Trail pass.The mobile-exclusive digital pass enables users to check in at area businesse...
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January
05,
2024
| 15:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Jan. 5-6: Fish for Holly Sailfish Tournament. Islamorada. Created to raise money for Keys scholarships and domestic violence initiatives, this memorial tournament honors the late Holly Given, a Keys resident and avid angler. Participants gather at th...
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January
04,
2024
| 16:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors can stroll through spectacular private gardens filled with native Florida plants and lush landscaping while gathering inspiration for tropical gardening Saturday, Feb. 17, during the 43rd annual Upper Keys Garden Walk.Encompassing Key Largo ...
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2023
December
28,
2023
| 21:25 PM Europe/Amsterdam
ISLAMORADA, Florida Keys — Boating and watersports aficionados can browse among more than 80 boats from top brands Friday through Sunday, Jan. 19-21, at the annual Island Boat Show at Island Community Church, mile marker 83 in Islamorada.Many boat de...
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December
27,
2023
| 15:12 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The fun-filled backcountry fishing challenge known as the Swamp Guides Ball is set for Feb. 2-3, 2024, in Islamorada. The 34th annual all-release tournament targets redfish, snook and bonefish.All anglers are welcome to compete and are not required t...
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December
20,
2023
| 15:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The final leg of the three-event Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship Series, the Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament, is scheduled Friday through Sunday, Jan. 19-21, 2024, in Islamorada.           Kickoff for “The Presidential” is s...
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December
19,
2023
| 20:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Anglers from North Carolina and the Florida Keys, fishing on Trophy Hunter with Islamorada’s Captain Brian Cone, clinched their second consecutive win at the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament that concluded Sunday, Dec. 3.Mark Mitchell and Kenneth Padge...
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December
19,
2023
| 20:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Kiteboarders and wing foilers from around the world are to blow into Islamorada for the Wind Games, set for Feb. 9-11 on the Atlantic Ocean beach at Whale Harbor, mile marker 83.4.Presented by Otherside Boardsports, the Wind Games includes five uniqu...
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December
19,
2023
| 19:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
A field of elite anglers is to compete in the Islamorada Fishing Club Captain’s Cup Sailfish Tournament set for Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 16-17, 2024. The all-release challenge is the second tournament in the three-pronged Florida Keys Gold Cup Sai...
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December
12,
2023
| 17:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
After a three-year in-person absence due to COVID 19, the Salt Water Sportsman National Seminar Series is to return to the Florida Keys live Saturday, Jan. 27, at Coral Shores Performing Arts Center, mile marker 89.9 oceanside in Islamorada.The 9 a.m...
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December
11,
2023
| 18:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Scheduled each year during the winter Florida Keys sailfish season, the 6th annual Fish For Holly Sailfish Tournament is set for Friday and Saturday, Jan. 5-6, 2024, in Islamorada. The family-friendly catch-and-release angling challenge is named in h...
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November
28,
2023
| 18:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Lighted and decorated boats of all shapes and sizes are to illuminate the sparkling waters of the Florida Keys in December, drawing visitors to local hubs and hotspots to watch festive boat parades and revel in the Keys’ holiday spirit.From Key Largo...
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November
28,
2023
| 17:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
To the delight of distance runners and winter visitors who relish the Florida Keys’ mild temperatures, Islamorada Running Co.’s annual half marathon, 10k, Rumrunner 5k and Beach ‘n Beer Mile race series is set for Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 9-10.All r...
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November
17,
2023
| 16:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Angler Jim Bokor Jr. of Buffalo, New York, fishing with Islamorada’s Captain Richard Black, won the 2023 Cheeca Lodge & Spa All-American Backcountry Tournament held Nov. 9-11.The tournament uses a unique format for backcountry fishing, scoring points...
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November
15,
2023
| 20:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Bright and beautifully “belighted” subtropical holidays in the Florida Keys & Key West are filled with warmth, inspiring good cheer throughout the 125-mile-long island chain. From Key Largo to Key West, the 2023 holiday season features spirited event...
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November
13,
2023
| 18:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The forecast calls for blowing snow along with subtropical breezes during Islamorada’s 19th annual Holiday Fest set for 4-10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, on the Great Lawn inside Founders Park, mile marker 87 bayside....
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