12 May 2022

‘Sailors’ to Steer Quirky Craft in Key West’s Minimal Regatta May 29

Minimal construction and marginal seaworthiness should produce maximum hilarity Sunday, May 29, during the Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta. Only boats made of thin plywood, duct tape and other bare-bones materials are allowed in the offbeat Memorial Day weekend challenge.
11 May 2022

‘Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!’ Combines Learning on the Water With Screamin’ Reels Tournament June 24-26

“Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!” provides female anglers a learn-on-the-water weekend of education combined with the fun Screamin’ Reels tournament. The distinctive event is to be held in the Florida Keys' sport fishing capital of Islamorada Friday through Sunday, June 24-26.
11 May 2022

Florida Keys BrewBQ and Craft Beer Festival Set for July 16-17 with Tasty ‘People’s Choice’ Picks

MARATHON, Florida Keys — Strategically planned between seafood seasons in the Florida Keys, the second annual Florida Keys BrewBQ festival is back Saturday and Sunday, July 16-17, with a new “People’s Choice” division to encourage hungry meat lovers to cast their votes during the summertime family weekend.
10 May 2022

Florida Keys Dive Trip Giveaway to Commemorate ‘Sink Anniversary’ of Spiegel Grove

On May 17, 2002, a retired 510-foot Navy Landing Ship Dock named Spiegel Grove was sunk off Key Largo to become the backbone of a new ecosystem 6 miles offshore, providing sanctuary to hundreds of aquatic species.
09 May 2022

Key West Pride to Feature Parties, Performances and a Parade June 1-5

The subtropical island of Key West is to welcome revelers to its annual Pride celebrations Wednesday through Sunday, June 1-5. Scheduled festivities showcase the diversity and equality that help make the continental United States’ southernmost city a top vacation destination for LGBTQ visitors worldwide.
09 May 2022

Swimmers to Circumnavigate Key West June 18 in 12.5-Mile Race

Aquatic enthusiasts can attempt an epic swim around the island of Key West Saturday, June 18, during a 12.5-mile open-water race in both the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.
06 May 2022

Skippers Dolphin Tournament Means Summertime Family Fishing June 3-5

Summertime in the Florida Keys means family fishing time. Captains, mates, ladies, juniors and seniors are all eligible to fish the eighth annual Skippers Dolphin Tournament set for Friday through Sunday, June 3-5. 
05 May 2022

June 4 Coralpalooza to Combine Diving in Three Keys Regions and Land-Based Fun

In recognition of World Oceans Day promoting ocean preservation, Key Largo’s Coral Restoration Foundation is hosting its annual Coralpalooza Saturday, June 4, featuring in-person reef diving spanning from Key Largo to Key West.
05 May 2022

Celebration to Mark 20th ‘Sink Anniversary’ of Florida Keys’ Spiegel Grove Artificial Reef

The 20th anniversary of the storied intentional sinking of a retired 510-foot Navy Landing Ship Dock to create an artificial reef 6 miles off Key Largo is to be marked May 15-17 in the Florida Keys.
02 May 2022

Florida Keys’ Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament Attracts Over 600 Anglers

More than 600 anglers on nearly 80 boats hit the waters off the Florida Keys during May’s opening weekend for the annual Tom Thumb Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament, one of the Middle Keys’ most popular fun-fishing events.