Calendar

Aug
16
Wed
Tropical Heat
Aug 16 – Aug 20 all-day

The Key West Business Guild presents this all-male celebration that typically includes pool and dance parties, on-the-water adventures and a fashion show that raises money for a local non-profit organization.

Aug
31
Thu
Eighth Annual Key West Brewfest
Aug 31 – Sep 4 all-day

More than 150 beers and micro-brews are on tap at this “tasty” annual event that benefits the charitable efforts of the Key West Sunrise Rotary Club of the Conch Republic. Events from beer dinners, beer brunches, happy hour parties, pool parties, late-night parties, seminars and the Signature Tasting Festival Event are some of the offered activities.

Sep
6
Wed
Womenfest Key West
Sep 6 – Sep 10 all-day

Thousands of singles, couples, and groups of women flock to Key West each year for this renowned celebration for lesbians and their friends. Activities generally include dance parties, poolside gatherings, sailing and snorkeling, live music, comedy performances and more.

Sep
7
Thu
LGBT Art & Culture Revolution
Sep 7 – Sep 11 all-day

Two Islands – One Week – Be a Part of History! Begin with an Art, Wine & Dine Experience in Key West, then be transported back in time to Cuba for the trip of a lifetime.

Sep
8
Fri
Robert James Sales S.L.A.M. Celebrity Tournament
Sep 8 – Sep 10 all-day

In the first of three tournaments in the annual Redbone Celebrity Tournament Series, also called The Trilogy, anglers target tarpon, permit and bonefish to achieve the coveted “flats grand slam.” The event raises funds for the fight against cystic fibrosis.

Oct
6
Fri
SoMo Marathon & Half Marathon
Oct 6 – Oct 8 all-day

This event is one of a kind! Imagine running through the southernmost island in the United States while enjoying a break from the ordinary. The Southernmost Marathon & Half promises just that- 26.2 or 13.1 miles of ocean and gulf views, as well as iconic Key West landmarks. A full weekend of events include the race and a Sunday Paddle Board race for the Special Olympics of Monroe County.

Oct
13
Fri
Sixth Annual Standup Paddle Invitational 2017
Oct 13 – Oct 16 all-day

Join a 2-mile paddle board and beach obstacle course to support Special Olympics Florida Monroe County. This all-levels event is fun for beginners and experienced paddlers alike. Race is to be a loop style course offering a great view for our spectators. Registration fee $35. Board rentals available through Lazy Dog.

Oct
20
Fri
38th Annual Key West Fantasy Fest
Oct 20 – Oct 29 all-day

This outrageous 10-day costuming and masking celebration features flamboyant masquerade competitions including one for pets, a headdress ball, exuberant promenades, street fairs and a grand parade that stars marching groups, island-style bands and lavish floats. The 2017 festival theme is “Time Travel Unravels.”

Oct
27
Fri
The Smallest Parade In The Universe
Oct 27 all-day

A dazzling event from 5-9 p.m., at the corner of Caroline and William streets, at Key West Waterfront Brewery. Artists, craftsmen, model makers and creative types are encouraged to participate, making floats no larger than 18 inches! Proceeds benefit the MARC house. Up to $2,000 in prizes.

Nov
5
Sun
36th Annual Key West World Championship Races
Nov 5 – Nov 12 all-day

Super Boat International returns with teams from all around the world who compete April through October in the National Series Points races and conclude in November for the famous Key West World Championships. High-speed offshore powerboats race in Key West Harbor and surrounding waters to continue Key West’s longstanding tradition in this annual challenge, known internationally as the Indianapolis 500 of powerboat racing. A portion of the 6.5-mile course runs through Key West Harbor, meaning smooth water where racers can achieve speeds above 140 mph and provide fans breathtaking displays of skill and power.

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