22 September 2022

Key West’s Headdress Ball Set to ‘Tower Above’ Audiences Oct. 27

Merrymakers can show off their most creative, extravagant masks and dazzling headdress regalia at the 39th annual Headdress Ball set for Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Coffee Butler Amphitheater at Key West’s Truman Waterfront Park.
22 September 2022

‘Smallest Parade’ to Feature Large-Scale Creativity in Key West

Artists and artisans around the Florida Keys are ramping up their creativity to prep for Fantasy Fest, Key West’s Oct. 21-30 masking and costuming festival capped by a lavish parade along the island’s Duval Street.
20 September 2022

Creatively Costumed Critters to Compete in Quirky Key West Contest

Colorfully garbed canines, felines in finery and other costumed critters are to strut their stuff Wednesday, Oct. 26, during Key West’s annual Pet Masquerade.
20 September 2022

Florida Keys Tourism Council Releases New Dive Safety Video

To encourage safe and responsible diving in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, the Monroe County Tourist Development Council, the official destination marketing organization for the Florida Keys & Key West, has released a “Dive Safely in the Florida Keys” video.
16 September 2022

Keys Video Advisory - Queen Elizabeth II Tribute Established in Key West

Key West’s Southernmost Point marker, one of the Florida Keys’ most recognized icons, was draped in a royal purple sash and backdropped by a British flag Friday in tribute to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, who died Sept. 8 at age 96 after 70 years on the throne.
07 September 2022

Florida Keys and Local Resorts Named to Prestigious ‘Best’ Lists

Readers of Travel + Leisure have ranked four Florida Keys properties among Florida’s 15 best resorts in the prestigious travel publication’s recent “World’s Best Awards 2022” issue. In addition, the Keys were named to the publication’s list of “The 15 Best Islands in the Continental U.S.”
29 August 2022

Florida Keys are Featured Destination for New Dive Television Show

The Florida Keys are slated to be featured on the new recreational diving show, “Destination Dive,” set to premiere on Discovery Sunday, Sept. 4, at 7:30 a.m. ET/PT.
25 August 2022

What’s New in the Florida Keys & Key West for LGBTQ Visitors

The Florida Keys & Key West, internationally known for their longstanding heritage of diversity, are a leading LGBTQ vacation destination. The southernmost U.S. island chain continues to appeal to LGBTQ visitors with ever-evolving “only in the Keys” experiences and communities renowned for their welcoming and accepting attitude.
25 August 2022

Creative Costumes and Cartoon Chaos to Color Key West’s Fantasy Fest

Revelers can express their creativity by donning dazzling costumes during the annual Fantasy Fest celebration in Key West. Set for Friday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 30, the 2022 festival is themed “Cult Classics & Cartoon Chaos.” 
18 August 2022

Creative Costumes and Cartoon Chaos to Color Key West’s Fantasy Fest

Revelers can express their creativity by donning dazzling costumes during the annual Fantasy Fest celebration in Key West. Set for Friday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 30, the 2022 festival is themed “Cult Classics & Cartoon Chaos.”