21 August 2023

‘Local’s Choice’ Tips from Kermit Carpenter

Key lime pie is synonymous with the Florida Keys, and just about everyone can describe their favorite slice. But if Key limes themselves were to have an ambassador, that person would likely be Kermit Carpenter.
21 August 2023

Fantasy Fest to Celebrate Florida Keys’ Bicentennial and ‘Unicorn-like’ Uniqueness

Fans of the Florida Keys’ quirky creativity and whimsical spirit can celebrate both, as well as the island chain’s 2023 bicentennial, during Key West’s annual Fantasy Fest.  
18 August 2023

Key West Paddle Classic Racers to Follow 12-Mile Ocean Route Around Island

Paddle-sports practitioners of all ages can compete to circumnavigate the continental United States' southernmost island during the 26th annual Key West Paddle Classic set for Saturday, Sept. 30.
08 August 2023

Key West to Welcome Revelers to Womenfest Sept. 6-10

One of North America’s largest gatherings of LGBTQ women is to take place Sept. 6-10 in Key West, featuring vibrant festivities that only the welcoming island city can offer. Womenfest 2023 is to feature an exhilarating lineup of activities and parties designed to cater to virtually every girl’s desires.
26 July 2023

Key West Museum Exhibit Provides New Insights into 1622 Shipwrecks

More than 400 years after two majestic galleons from Spain’s 1622 fleet sank off Key West, a comprehensive new exhibit tells their story in the context of their time.
25 July 2023

“Destination Dive” Television Shows Set for Broadcast on Discovery

Following the airing of a successful television pilot in 2022, a five-episode series of “Destination Dive” is slated for broadcast on Discovery each Sunday from Aug. 6 through Sept. 3.
24 July 2023

Team Outer Limits’ White Marlin and Sailfish Releases Win Key West Marlin Tournament

Releases of a white marlin and a sailfish proved to be the winning combination for the Outer Limits team, skippered by veteran Key West captain Jay Miller, at the 41st annual Key West Marlin Tournament that ended Saturday, July 22, off the Florida Keys.
23 July 2023

Keys Video Advisory - Hemingway Look-Alike Winner Chosen in Key West

Just call him “Papa.” White-bearded Gerrit Marshall from Madison, Wisconsin, has won the 2023 Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West's annual Hemingway Days festival that ends Sunday.
22 July 2023

Keys Video Advisory - Hemingway Look-Alikes Spoof ‘Running of the Bulls’ in Key West

Dozens of men resembling Ernest Hemingway and a breed of "bull" likely found only in Key West starred in Saturday's "Running of the Bulls," a lighthearted spoof of the famed run held annually in Pamplona, Spain.
20 July 2023

Keys Video Advisory - 'Ernest' Rivalry Marks Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West

Nearly 140 bearded, portly men have gathered in Key West to prove their resemblance to legendary author Ernest Hemingway, as they compete in the Hemingway Look-Alike Contest that began Thursday night.