23 August 2021

Allegiant to Add Nonstop Service to Key West from Asheville and St. Petersburg–Clearwater

Allegiant is to add nonstop service from North Carolina’s Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) to Key West International Airport (EYW) beginning Nov. 18, and nonstop service from Florida’s St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE) to the island city beginning Nov. 19.
18 August 2021

Scarecrows to Enhance Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden

Visitors to the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden might spot scarecrows peering out from among the 15-acre habitat’s plants and trees beginning Wednesday, Sept. 15, during a lighthearted exhibit of recycled art creations.
12 August 2021

Key West Lobsterfest Continues Aug. 12-15; Weather Cancels Street Fair

A hearty appetite for lobster is the main requirement for attendees at the 24th annual Key West Lobsterfest, set for Thursday through Sunday, Aug. 12-15. The event salutes Florida’s clawless crustacean at the start of the Florida Keys lobster season, which runs from Aug. 6 through March 31.
05 August 2021

Key West S.L.A.M. Celebrity Tournament to Draw Flats Anglers Sept. 10-12

Fishing for elusive shallow-water gamefish is the primary attraction of the 2021 Robert James Sales S.L.A.M., set to draw anglers, guides and celebrities to Key West Friday through Sunday, Sept. 10-12.
03 August 2021

Key West BrewFest Set for Sept. 2-6

Fans of beers and ales can sample about 150 of them while also discovering the flavors of the continental United States’ southernmost island, during a festival “brewed” especially for Labor Day weekend visitors.
28 July 2021

Key West’s Womenfest to Feature Entertainment and Adventure Sept. 1-5

Women are expected to flock to Key West Wednesday through Sunday, Sept. 1-5, for the annual Womenfest celebration in the island city known for its all-welcoming diversity.
25 July 2021

Hemingway Look-Alike Winner Chosen in Key West

A 63-year-old white-bearded Georgia man has won the Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, a highlight of Key West's annual Hemingway Days salute to author Ernest Hemingway that ends Sunday.
24 July 2021

Hemingway Look-Alikes Spoof Famed ‘Running of the Bulls’ in Key West

Stocky, white-bearded Ernest Hemingway look-alikes proved that their affinity for the author is "no bull" during Saturday afternoon's "Running of the Bulls" in Key West. 
22 July 2021

Look-Alikes Compete ‘Ernestly’ in Key West’s Hemingway Days Contest

Some 140 men, most with white or graying beards, stocky builds and a resemblance to Ernest Hemingway are in Key West this week — drawn by the chance to compete in the 2021 Hemingway Look-Alike Contest that began Thursday night.
20 July 2021

Synchronized Spawning Creates New Life for Coral Reefs in the Florida Keys

Divers interested in viewing the underwater phenomenon of coral spawning can join Florida Keys dive operators during select coral spawning charters — twilight trips to shallow reefs on or around the full moons in August and September to watch the reproductive action along the continental United States’ only living coral barrier reef.