06 October 2022

Country Artist George Strait to Highlight ‘Legends of Music Row’ Festival in Key West

The three-night Legends of Music Row Music Festival, hosted by Country Music Hall of Fame songwriter Dean Dillon with a special appearance by country legend George Strait, is slated Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 13-15, at Key West’s Coffee Butler Amphitheater.
06 October 2022

Sugarloaf Showdown to Challenge Anglers Nov. 10-12 in Lower Keys

Angling teams can test their skill at catching bonefish, permit and barracuda during the ninth annual Sugarloaf Showdown scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 10-12.
05 October 2022

Divers Go Deep for Key Largo’s Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest Oct. 29

Divers should pack their pumpkin carving tools when they gear up for the 24th annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest set for Saturday, Oct. 29, in Key Largo waters.
30 September 2022

After Ian, Florida Keys Infrastructure Intact, Key West Airport Open

People who care about the Florida Keys likely are aware the island chain felt impacts from Hurricane Ian’s tropical storm-force winds and storm surge Sept. 27-28, when the center of Hurricane Ian passed well west of Key West.

29 September 2022

After Ian, Key West Cleans Up; Sea Turtle Rescued

Major Florida Keys infrastructure remains intact and Key West International Airport reopened to commercial service Thursday, and a juvenile sea turtle was rescued after tropical storm–force winds and surge from Hurricane Ian impacted the island chain.
22 September 2022

Key West’s Headdress Ball Set to ‘Tower Above’ Audiences Oct. 27

Merrymakers can show off their most creative, extravagant masks and dazzling headdress regalia at the 39th annual Headdress Ball set for Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Coffee Butler Amphitheater at Key West’s Truman Waterfront Park.
22 September 2022

‘Smallest Parade’ to Feature Large-Scale Creativity in Key West

Artists and artisans around the Florida Keys are ramping up their creativity to prep for Fantasy Fest, Key West’s Oct. 21-30 masking and costuming festival capped by a lavish parade along the island’s Duval Street.
20 September 2022

Creatively Costumed Critters to Compete in Quirky Key West Contest

Colorfully garbed canines, felines in finery and other costumed critters are to strut their stuff Wednesday, Oct. 26, during Key West’s annual Pet Masquerade.
20 September 2022

Florida Keys Tourism Council Releases New Dive Safety Video

To encourage safe and responsible diving in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, the Monroe County Tourist Development Council, the official destination marketing organization for the Florida Keys & Key West, has released a “Dive Safely in the Florida Keys” video.
07 September 2022

Florida Keys and Local Resorts Named to Prestigious ‘Best’ Lists

Readers of Travel + Leisure have ranked four Florida Keys properties among Florida’s 15 best resorts in the prestigious travel publication’s recent “World’s Best Awards 2022” issue. In addition, the Keys were named to the publication’s list of “The 15 Best Islands in the Continental U.S.”