10 October 2022

Key West Offshore World Championship to Challenge Powerboat Racers Nov. 6-13

Fierce competition between leading American and international powerboat racing teams, unmatched close-up viewing for spectators and a course with legendary challenges are to characterize the 41st annual Race World Offshore Key West Offshore World Championship.
06 October 2022

Country Artist George Strait to Highlight ‘Legends of Music Row’ Festival in Key West

The three-night Legends of Music Row Music Festival, hosted by Country Music Hall of Fame songwriter Dean Dillon with a special appearance by country legend George Strait, is slated Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 13-15, at Key West’s Coffee Butler Amphitheater.
30 September 2022

Florida Keys Remain Open to Visitors After Ian

People who care about the Florida Keys likely are aware the island chain felt impacts from Hurricane Ian’s tropical storm-force winds and storm surge Sept. 27-28, when the center of Hurricane Ian passed well west of Key West.

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.
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.