29 May 2022

Video Advisory - Plywood-and-Duct-Tape Vessels Compete in Offbeat Key West Regatta

Minimal construction and marginal seaworthiness produced maximum fun Sunday, as nearly two dozen teams raced vessels made of thin plywood, duct tape and other bare-bones materials during Key West’s annual Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta.
26 May 2022

Pride-Wrapped Police Vehicle to Debut During Key West Pride Festivities

The Key West Police Department is to debut its Pride-wrapped police vehicle during the island city’s June 1-5 Pride celebrations, with the colorful car leading the highlight Pride Parade and appearing at multiple events during the festivities.
25 May 2022

Florida Keys PBA Dolphin Tournament to Entice Anglers June 24-26

Anglers targeting dolphin fish can compete for cash prizes while benefiting two worthy causes during the Florida Keys PBA Dolphin Tournament. The challenge is scheduled Friday through Sunday, June 24-26.
20 May 2022

New Art Exhibit Enhances Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden

Art and nature combine at the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden, where visitors can spot 29 imaginative creations by local and regional artists surrounded by the 15-acre habitat’s rare and indigenous plants and trees.
16 May 2022

Festival to Celebrate Stock Island’s Seafaring Spirit, Arts and Cuisine

Lying just across Cow Key Channel from Key West, Stock Island is the heart of the Florida Keys’ commercial shrimping industry, alive with colorful marinas, eclectic arts emporiums and inviting waterfront bars and restaurants. The island’s seafaring spirit, culinary diversity and creative offerings are to entice attendees to the annual I Love Stock Island Festival scheduled Wednesday through Sunday, June 15-19.
12 May 2022

‘Sailors’ to Steer Quirky Craft in Key West’s Minimal Regatta May 29

Minimal construction and marginal seaworthiness should produce maximum hilarity Sunday, May 29, during the Schooner Wharf Minimal Regatta. Only boats made of thin plywood, duct tape and other bare-bones materials are allowed in the offbeat Memorial Day weekend challenge.
10 May 2022

Florida Keys Dive Trip Giveaway to Commemorate ‘Sink Anniversary’ of Spiegel Grove

On May 17, 2002, a retired 510-foot Navy Landing Ship Dock named Spiegel Grove was sunk off Key Largo to become the backbone of a new ecosystem 6 miles offshore, providing sanctuary to hundreds of aquatic species.
09 May 2022

Key West Pride to Feature Parties, Performances and a Parade June 1-5

The subtropical island of Key West is to welcome revelers to its annual Pride celebrations Wednesday through Sunday, June 1-5. Scheduled festivities showcase the diversity and equality that help make the continental United States’ southernmost city a top vacation destination for LGBTQ visitors worldwide.
09 May 2022

Swimmers to Circumnavigate Key West June 18 in 12.5-Mile Race

Aquatic enthusiasts can attempt an epic swim around the island of Key West Saturday, June 18, during a 12.5-mile open-water race in both the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.
08 May 2022

Key West Songwriters Fest Stars Top American Music Makers

The Key West Songwriters Festival wraps up Sunday night after treating music lovers to well over 50 shows featuring some 175 chart-topping hit-makers, talented newcomers and other performing songwriters.