Key West Events

Mar
25
Wed
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 25 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
26
Thu
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 26 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
27
Fri
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 27 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
28
Sat
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 28 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
29
Sun
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 29 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
30
Mon
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 30 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

Mar
31
Tue
2020
Ty Taylor Bandat Sloppy Joe’s Key West
Mar 31 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm

On stage 10:00pm-2:00am.

May
1
Fri
2020
Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament
May 1 – May 3 all-day

Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament! A guaranteed grand prize of $10,000 cash is to go to the team that catches the largest bull and cow dolphin fish combined. However, according to organizers, the top prize payout increases as more boats register. With a field of 60-69 boats, the first-place cash award is to be $13,000, increasing incrementally by 10 boats. If a field of 100 boats is reached, the guaranteed first-place cash prize is $25,000. while other prizes are awarded to anglers catching the largest dolphin, wahoo, tuna and tripletail.

May
6
Wed
2020
Key West Songwriters Festival
May 6 – May 10 all-day

Key West Songwriters Festival is the largest festival of its kind in the world. Celebrating its 24th year. Since 1997 BMI has been a presenting sponsor of the festival and has helped it grow into both a tourist attraction and favorite of island locals. The festival revolves around five days and nights where live music bliss introduces crowds to the faces, voices and stories behind the songs.

When
May 8-12, 2019 shows start early afternoon and play into the late night.

Where
Key West, FL! Staged at an array of the island's most popular Beaches, Boats, Bars, Resorts and Historic Theatres.

Tickets
Most of the Festival shows are FREE to enter. The shows that require advance ticket purchase will be announced and tickets go on sale Wednesday, March 27th at 12 noon (est).

Contact
For more information about the festival, reach out to us through the contact page HERE.

 

May
11
Mon
2020
Mel Fisher Days in Key West
May 11 all-day
Mel Fisher Days in Key West

Mel Fisher Days in Key West! Come commemorate the anniversary of Mel Fisher’s famous 16-year search for the Spanish galleon Atocha and the discovery of the Atocha Mother Load . Annual Dock Party at Schooner Wharf Bar, with tours of salvaging vessels, raffle, silent and live auctions and live entertainment. Proceeds from these events are to benefit Wesley House Family Services, Inc.

Jul
18
Sat
2020
Havana Club Key West Marlin Tournament
Jul 18 – Jul 21 all-day

Anglers ply the waters once fished by writer Ernest Hemingway, vying for $50,000 in guaranteed cash prizes. Held in conjunction with Key West’s annual Hemingway Days festival, the event awards $25,000 to the first-place team. Teams can enter one fun fish (dolphin, tuna, wahoo or released sailfish) per day to add to their point total.

Jul
22
Wed
2020
Marathon Marlin Tournament
Jul 22 – Jul 25 all-day

Marathon Marlin Tournament is a fun fishing tournament to enter! Teams will compete for marlin division trophies as well as fun fish awards for the three heaviest dolphin fish, wahoo and tuna (yellowfin, blackfin and skipjack). The top-scoring team in the tournament is to be entitled to free entry into the following week’s Key West Marlin Tournament. The tournament is based at the Faro Blanco Marine Resort.

Jul
23
Thu
2020
Papa Look Alike Contest @ THE HEMINGWAY® LOOK-ALIKE CONTEST
Jul 23 – Jul 26 all-day

The 40th annual celebration of the legendary author’s work and lifestyle features literary readings, the Running of the Bulls, a short story competition, fishing tournament, 5k Run and Paddleboard Race, Sloppy Joe’s Look-Alike Contest and a birthday “party” commemorating Ernest’s July 22nd birthday. Click here for more information.

 

key west hemingway days

Dec
7
Mon
2020
Key West Triathlon and Expo
Dec 7 all-day
Key West Triathlon and Expo

The Key West Triathlon and Expo expects to host a maximum of 1,000 participants and some of the sport’s best known triathletes; TRIKW allows you to bask in the warm weather and the waters of the Atlantic Ocean while the rest of the country is experiencing winter. Olympic and Sprint distances.

May
1
Sat
2021
Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament
May 1 – May 3 all-day

Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament! A guaranteed grand prize of $10,000 cash is to go to the team that catches the largest bull and cow dolphin fish combined. However, according to organizers, the top prize payout increases as more boats register. With a field of 60-69 boats, the first-place cash award is to be $13,000, increasing incrementally by 10 boats. If a field of 100 boats is reached, the guaranteed first-place cash prize is $25,000. while other prizes are awarded to anglers catching the largest dolphin, wahoo, tuna and tripletail.

May
6
Thu
2021
Key West Songwriters Festival
May 6 – May 10 all-day

Key West Songwriters Festival is the largest festival of its kind in the world. Celebrating its 24th year. Since 1997 BMI has been a presenting sponsor of the festival and has helped it grow into both a tourist attraction and favorite of island locals. The festival revolves around five days and nights where live music bliss introduces crowds to the faces, voices and stories behind the songs.

When
May 8-12, 2019 shows start early afternoon and play into the late night.

Where
Key West, FL! Staged at an array of the island's most popular Beaches, Boats, Bars, Resorts and Historic Theatres.

Tickets
Most of the Festival shows are FREE to enter. The shows that require advance ticket purchase will be announced and tickets go on sale Wednesday, March 27th at 12 noon (est).

Contact
For more information about the festival, reach out to us through the contact page HERE.

 

Jul
22
Thu
2021
Marathon Marlin Tournament
Jul 22 – Jul 25 all-day

Marathon Marlin Tournament is a fun fishing tournament to enter! Teams will compete for marlin division trophies as well as fun fish awards for the three heaviest dolphin fish, wahoo and tuna (yellowfin, blackfin and skipjack). The top-scoring team in the tournament is to be entitled to free entry into the following week’s Key West Marlin Tournament. The tournament is based at the Faro Blanco Marine Resort.

Jul
23
Fri
2021
Papa Look Alike Contest @ THE HEMINGWAY® LOOK-ALIKE CONTEST
Jul 23 – Jul 26 all-day

The 40th annual celebration of the legendary author’s work and lifestyle features literary readings, the Running of the Bulls, a short story competition, fishing tournament, 5k Run and Paddleboard Race, Sloppy Joe’s Look-Alike Contest and a birthday “party” commemorating Ernest’s July 22nd birthday. Click here for more information.

 

key west hemingway days

Dec
7
Tue
2021
Key West Triathlon and Expo
Dec 7 all-day
Key West Triathlon and Expo

The Key West Triathlon and Expo expects to host a maximum of 1,000 participants and some of the sport’s best known triathletes; TRIKW allows you to bask in the warm weather and the waters of the Atlantic Ocean while the rest of the country is experiencing winter. Olympic and Sprint distances.

May
1
Sun
2022
Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament
May 1 – May 3 all-day

Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament! A guaranteed grand prize of $10,000 cash is to go to the team that catches the largest bull and cow dolphin fish combined. However, according to organizers, the top prize payout increases as more boats register. With a field of 60-69 boats, the first-place cash award is to be $13,000, increasing incrementally by 10 boats. If a field of 100 boats is reached, the guaranteed first-place cash prize is $25,000. while other prizes are awarded to anglers catching the largest dolphin, wahoo, tuna and tripletail.