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.”
18 August 2022

WLRN/Keys Partners Offer Annual Special Florida Keys Museums and Attractions Weekend

WLRN, South Florida’s National Public Radio affiliate, and the Florida Keys & Key West tourism council have partnered to offer families free or reduced-price admission passes to nearly 20 Florida Keys attractions and museums Friday through Sunday, Aug. 26-28.
15 August 2022

Paddlers to Race 12 Miles Around Key West in 25th Annual Paddle Classic

Watersports enthusiasts on paddleboards and other self-propelled watercraft can race around the continental United States’ southernmost island Saturday, Oct. 1, during the 25th annual Key West Paddle Classic.
11 August 2022

Treats from the Sea Are the Stars of Keys Cuisine

In the Florida Keys & Key West, fresh seafood is a must for just about every meal. And with the abundance of fish and seafood in Keys waters, most restaurants along the island chain make it a menu staple.
03 August 2022

Key West to Welcome Revelers for Annual Womenfest Celebration Sept. 7-11

For several thousand women, early September in Key West means enjoying adventures in Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico waters, entertainment and parties with like-minded people and relaxation on an accepting subtropical island — all during the island city’s annual Womenfest.
28 July 2022

Mel Fisher Days to Mark 400th Anniversary of Nuestra Señora de Atocha Shipwreck

In September 1622 the Spanish treasure galleon Nuestra Señora de Atocha sank in the Florida Straits southwest of Key West, where it lay until Mel Fisher’s crew discovered it in 1985. In September 2022 history and shipwreck buffs can mark the 400th anniversary of the sinking with cultural and adventure events featuring those who found the Atocha.
23 July 2022

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

There’s a new “Papa” Hemingway in the island city where legendary author Ernest Hemingway lived and wrote for most of the 1930s. White-bearded Floridian Jon Auvil won the 2022 Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West's annual Hemingway Days celebration that ends Sunday.
23 July 2022

Keys Video Advisory - Hemingway Look-Alikes Spoof Pamplona's Bull Run in Key West

Scores of Ernest Hemingway look-alikes took to Key West streets Saturday for the “Running of the Bulls," a zany (and much slower) take-off on the renowned annual run in Pamplona, Spain.
22 July 2022

Keys Video Advisory - Hemingway Look-Alikes Vie For Victory in Key West Contest

About 135 stocky, bearded men who resemble Ernest Hemingway have converged on Key West to compete in the annual Hemingway Look-Alike Contest that began Thursday night -- the 123rd anniversary of the legendary author’s birth.