16 March 2023

Michelle Nicole Lowe’s ‘Keys Traveler’ Cover Art Depicts 200 Years of Florida Keys History

Florida Keys artist Michelle Nicole Lowe, whose family heritage in the island chain spans more than a century, painted the colorful cover image for the 2023 Keys Traveler, the annual visitor magazine produced by the Florida Keys tourism council that is primarily distributed at travel shows.
10 March 2023

Dazzling Drone ‘Fireworks’ Display to Cap Keys’ Bicentennial Kickoff Concert

Some 250 drones are to illuminate the sky above Key West’s Truman Waterfront Park Saturday, March 25, in a dazzling “fireworks” display capping the opening event of the Florida Keys’ multimonth bicentennial celebration.
10 March 2023

Blue Angels to Headline NAS Key West’s Bicentennial Air Show April 15-16

Aviation aficionados can view the dynamic flying of the U.S. Navy’s elite Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron as well as other military and civilian professionals Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16, during the Southernmost Air Spectacular.

01 March 2023

Keys Media Advisory - Researcher Begins Record-Breaking 100-Day Undersea Mission in Florida Keys

A diving explorer and medical researcher submerged Wednesday to begin a 100-day mission at Jules’ Undersea Lodge to conduct groundbreaking medical and marine science research and attempt to set a record for underwater human habitation at ambient pressure. 
01 March 2023

‘The Florida Keys: 200 Years of Paradise’ to Debut Nationally March 1

“The Florida Keys: 200 Years of Paradise, ” an hourlong television documentary that explores the history of the continental United States’ southernmost island chain, is set to debut on many Public Broadcasting Service channels across the U.S. beginning March 1.
24 February 2023

‘Local’s Choice’ Tips from Lisa Mongelia

Lisa Mongelia has been the executive director of Islamorada’s one-of-a-kind History of Diving Museum since 2014. A diver for more than 40 years, she’s deeply passionate about the Florida Keys’ underwater world and its protection.
23 February 2023

Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament Scheduled April 20-22

The second annual Marathon Premier Sailfish Tournament is set for Thursday through Saturday, April 20-22, building on the success of last year’s inaugural event that set the standard for a fun competition for a great cause.  
17 February 2023

Tripadvisor Names Key West Among Top 10 U.S. Destinations

Tripadvisor has named Key West among the 10 most popular domestic visitor destinations in its 2023 Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best awards.
17 February 2023

The Original Marathon Seafood Festival Is Slated for March 11-12

The main attractions for attendees at the Original Marathon Seafood Festival, scheduled Saturday and Sunday, March 11-12, are the local shrimp, lobster and stone crab alongside a variety of fresh “fishermen-to-fork” menu favorites.
10 February 2023

Hillbilly Deluxe Wins Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament and Florida Keys Gold Cup Series Championship

Captain Trevor Frins of Tavernier, Florida, led his team aboard Hillbilly Deluxe to the overall win at the Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament that ended Jan. 22.