18 November 2021

Allyson Gantt: Steward of the Keys’ National Parks

Allyson Gantt inspires others to care for the Florida Keys’ two national parks and their unique environments. She’s overseeing a year of activities for Everglades National Park’s upcoming 75th anniversary of its founding Dec. 6, 1947.

12 November 2021

Father/Daughter Team Repeats Sugarloaf Showdown Win in Lower Keys

Guide Pat Bracher and his 9-year-old angler daughter Charley Bracher released six barracuda, six bonefish and four permit to earn their second consecutive two-division win in the Sugarloaf Showdown that ended Nov. 6 in the Lower Florida Keys.
04 November 2021

Florida Keys & Key West Resort Delegates to Attend IMEX America

Hospitality executives representing resorts throughout the Florida Keys are to showcase Keys venues for meetings and incentive groups at IMEX America, Nov. 9-11.
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. 
14 October 2021

Dive a ‘Movie-Star’ Shipwreck, Restore Corals in the Lower Keys

The largest shipwreck available for sport diving in the Lower Keys remains a popular stop on the Florida Keys Wreck Trek for divers and a relatively easy introduction to wreck diving for the novice.
11 October 2021

FlixBus Offers Car-Free Travel from South Florida Airports to Florida Keys

Travelers flying into Miami and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood international airports now have a convenient car-free option for getting to the Florida Keys. FlixBus, a well-known European intercity mobility company that offers bus and rail services in 36 countries around the globe, has added Florida and the Keys to its network.
11 October 2021

Welcome the Holiday Season with Art, Crafts and Music in the Lower Keys

Santa might wear shorts in the subtropical Lower Florida Keys, and tiny indigenous Key deer might prevail instead of the expected holiday reindeer. Even so, visitors can welcome the festive season and celebrate the creative arts at the Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce’s annual Island Art Festival.
08 October 2021

Sugarloaf Showdown to Target Three Catch-and-Release Species in Lower Keys

Angling teams can vie for victory by targeting bonefish, permit and barracuda while benefiting the charter fishing community during the eighth annual Sugarloaf Showdown. Presented by the Lower Keys Guides Association, the catch-and-release challenge is scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 4-6.