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Key West is a Drag

Key West is a Drag May 1, 2011 | Events | Read More
KEY WEST, Fla. — The weekend after the royal wedding, “Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge,” ruled on Key West’s famed Duval Street — while riding on a decorated bed on wheels during the madcap Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race. Actually Kate was Lucas Czajkowski (pronounced Cha-cow-ski), who...

Summertime Events in the Florida Keys

Summertime Events in the Florida Keys April 15, 2011 | Events | Read More
There’s always something happening in the Florida Keys & Key West, from festivals focusing on the area’s literary history and indigenous seafood to events that celebrate the Keys’ underwater paradise. Here’s a few of the most fun, quirky and characteristic of the Conch Republic: June...

Key Largo is Conch-a-Licious

Key Largo is Conch-a-Licious April 12, 2011 | Events | Read More
The Upper Florida Keys are to showcase their “conch” spirit during the third annual Key Largo Conch Republic Days set for Wednesday, April 27, through Sunday, May 1. Kicking off the celebration overflowing with frivolity, fun and feasting is a planned raising of the flag — symbolizing Key...

Living on Key West Time – Not Just a Song

Living on Key West Time – Not Just a Song August 11, 2010 | Events, What's New | Read More
People craving a break can find tropical relaxation on “Key West Time,” thanks to a new Internet television show hosted by Florida Keys singer/songwriter Howard Livingston. “Key West Time with Howard Livingston & Friends” showcases the laid-back Keys lifestyle through the eyes of Livingston,...

Conchtoberfest Premiers in Marathon, in September!

Conchtoberfest Premiers in Marathon, in September! August 2, 2010 | Events, Hotels, Things to Do | Read More
Discover the chowder power and fritter flavor of conch (pronounced “conk”) during the inaugural weeklong Conchtoberfest 2010, September 13-19. Conch is both a Keys food favorite and a term given native-born islanders, living the laid-back Keys lifestyle. Conchtoberfest is meant to tantalize the senses...

Golf on the Water … Only in the Keys

Golf on the Water … Only in the Keys June 29, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Tee Off-shore for Charity! Keys boating visitors and residents can help feed the fish while feeding Islamorada charities during the ‘ConchLife Scramble,’ a wild and wacky on-the-water golf tournament coming up Saturday, July 17. A kick-off party and registration happens Friday, July 16, at Marker...

Key West Is A Drag (Race)

Key West Is A Drag (Race) March 19, 2010 | Events | Read More
Drag racers don’t usually wear hot-pink feather boas, sparkling silver gowns or feather-trimmed boots — unless they’re contestants in Key West’s Great Conch Republic Drag Race. This year’s is set for Saturday, April 17, so grab your camera phones and sense of humor, because this, my friends,...
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