Articles Tagged ‘key west events’

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...

Viva La Cuba!

Viva La Cuba! April 22, 2011 | Events | Read More
Revelers in Cuban attire are to conga from the shores of the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico Friday night, May 27, to celebrate Key West’s rich and colorful Cuban heritage. Located just 90 miles from Cuba, Key West was the site of a flourishing cigar industry in the mid to late 1800s, when...

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...

Get a Taste of Key West, April 18

Get a Taste of Key West, April 18 April 15, 2011 | Food | Read More
The Truman Waterfront, overlooking Key West Harbor at the end of Southard Street past Truman Annex is to transform into a colorful open-air food and beverage market featuring cuisine from more than 50 local restaurants and caterers during the 16th annual Taste of Key West. If you want a little taste...

Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot in Key West

Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot in Key West February 15, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Amidst the enjoyment of mojitos and hors d’oeuvres, Key West travelers can discover some Cuban history. And, why not partake in a domino tournament, a Cuban cooking class, lively dance exhibition or a lecture on Cuba’s medicinal herbs?  All these and more are part of the Cuban Cultural Exposition...

Freak Out for Fantasy Fest 2010

Freak Out for Fantasy Fest 2010 August 30, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Some call it days-long debauchery, others call it a feast of fetish,  but around the globe it’s known as Fantasy Fest. And between Oct. 22 – 31, anything goes.  Key West’s habitual eccentricity and offbeat flavor are to intensify radically during the celebration of all things unusual,...

Belly Up for Key West Brewfest, Sept. 3-5

Belly Up for Key West Brewfest, Sept. 3-5 August 30, 2010 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Labor Day weekend is coming up, time to get your drink on! More than 60 beers and ales including unique microbrews are to be on tap at Key West BrewFest, scheduled Friday through Sunday, Sept. 3-5, beside the Atlantic Ocean. Also featuring mouthwatering food and live reggae and calypso music, the Labor...