26 October 2021

Jordan Budnik: Steward of the Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center

Jordan Budnik, executive director of the Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center in Tavernier, has already achieved at age 29 what she hoped to accomplish perhaps in her pre-retirement years.
21 October 2021

Key West Film Festival to Celebrate 10th Anniversary Nov. 17-21

Film buffs can celebrate cinema through nearly 120 contemporary cinematic offerings, including about 100 short films and 20 features, during the 10th annual Key West Film Festival set Wednesday through Sunday, Nov. 17-21.
21 October 2021

Autumn Anglers to Fish the Robert-James Sales Redbone Tournament Nov. 5-7

Anglers, guides and celebrities are to be drawn to Islamorada to fish for elusive shallow-water gamefish during the 2021 Robert-James Sales Redbone, scheduled Friday through Sunday, Nov. 5-7. The popular catch-and-release tournament pits participants against redfish and bonefish.
20 October 2021

Free-Entry Key West Fishing Tournament to Kick Off Dec. 1

For more than half a century, the Key West Fishing Tournament has provided enjoyment for anglers while celebrating the rich variety of species found in Florida Keys waters. Beginning Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, contemporary sportfishing fans can pit their skills against more than 40 species during the landmark tournament.
20 October 2021

Take a Big Bite at Small Florida Keys Eateries

Indigenous Florida Keys cuisine typically means fresh fish and seafood harvested from local waters, headlining nearly every restaurant menu. For a delicious bite to spark your taste buds, check out some small, off-the-grid and new-location eateries that Keys locals favor for their flavors. 
19 October 2021

‘SMART Ride’ Fundraising Cyclists to Pedal from Miami to Key West

Cyclists are to pedal from Miami to Key West Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20, during “The SMART Ride,” a charitable journey that has been called the largest bicycle ride in the southeastern United States. 
19 October 2021

TDC Unveils New Mission Statement; Elects Officers

Meeting in regular session, the Monroe County Tourist Development Council unanimously passed a new mission statement and elected officers for the 2021-22 fiscal year.
15 October 2021

Key West’s Fantasy Fest to Offer Masquerades, Costume Contests and More Oct. 22-31

Revelers can enjoy more than 50 costume contests, masquerades, parties and performances during Key West’s Fantasy Fest, the renowned masking and costuming festival scheduled Oct. 22-31.
14 October 2021

South Florida Symphony to Stage 24th Concert Season in Key West

Classical music aficionados can celebrate the South Florida Symphony’s 24th season by joining the landmark orchestra in Key West for three Masterworks Series concerts — a return to live performances following the 2020-21 season of all-virtual concerts because of the COVID-19 pandemic.