03 December 2021

Chart a Course for Seafaring Supplies at Lower Keys Nautical Expo

Fans of boating, fishing, diving and other watersports in the Florida Keys’ ocean realm can take their pick of maritime merchandise at the 18th annual Big Pine & Lower Keys Nautical Expo set for Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 15-16.
29 November 2021

Take a Trek: Hunt for Fruit on Big Pine Key

Grimal Grove, the 2-acre fruit farm billed as the first and only breadfruit grove in the continental United States, has begun offering 90-minute guided tropical fruit excursions at its off-the-beaten-path location on Big Pine Key.
29 November 2021

Boat Parades to Light Up the Florida Keys Holiday Season

Santa is likely to arrive in the Florida Keys by schooner instead of by sleigh, traveling with a team of dolphins rather than reindeer — at least during the festive lighted boat parades that enliven the Keys’ holiday season.
22 November 2021

‘Connect with Keys Life’ Section Debuts on Florida Keys’ Visitor Website

A dedicated section titled “Connect with Keys Life” has debuted on the Florida Keys tourism council’s visitor website, fla-keys.com, highlighting one of the Keys' greatest "natural resources" — the friendly, easygoing people who make the island chain their home. 
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.