Key West Events

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.

May
6
Fri
2022
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
Fri
2022
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
Sat
2022
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.

 

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Dec
7
Wed
2022
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
Mon
2023
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
Sat
2023
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
Sat
2023
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
Sun
2023
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
Thu
2023
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
Wed
2024
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
Mon
2024
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
Mon
2024
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
Tue
2024
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
Sat
2024
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
Thu
2025
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
Tue
2025
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
Tue
2025
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
Wed
2025
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