Key West Events

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Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! 9:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 5 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will …

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Sugarloaf Showdown to Lure Anglers to Lower Keys Nov. 5-7 3:42 pm
Sugarloaf Showdown to Lure Anglers to Lower Keys Nov. 5-7
Oct 6 @ 3:42 pm – 4:42 pm
Angling teams are to pit their skills against the Lower Florida Keys’ wiliest in-water inhabitants during the Sugarloaf Showdown, a fundraising fishing tournament scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 5-7.N
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Islamorada’s Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 12-14 4:24 pm
Islamorada’s Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 12-14
Oct 7 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
In recognition of Veteran’s Day, discerning anglers are to unite with war heroes to pursue some of the most elusive game fish in the world for trophies and prizes during the annual Cheeca Lodge All-American …

Islamorada’s Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 12-14 Read More »

Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Wednesdays!The MadHouse at BottlecapEnjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, …

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Florida Keys Officials Urge Visitors to Wear Masks and Follow Health Directives 10:48 am
Florida Keys Officials Urge Visitors to Wear Masks and Follow Health Directives
Oct 9 @ 10:48 am – 11:48 am
Florida Keys officials and businesses remind visitors that carrying and wearing facial coverings and practicing social distancing continue for the island chain to protect against the spread of coronavirus, despite the easing of some statewide …

Florida Keys Officials Urge Visitors to Wear Masks and Follow Health Directives Read More »

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Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship 2:07 pm
Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship
Oct 12 @ 2:07 pm – 3:07 pm
Continuing a 50-plus-year tradition, the Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship triple-crown series is to open with the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 3-6, a primary fundraiser for the Islamorada Charter Boat Association.N
Key West’s Fantasy Fest to Stage Streaming Events; Live Festival Remains Canceled 2:09 pm
Key West’s Fantasy Fest to Stage Streaming Events; Live Festival Remains Canceled
Oct 12 @ 2:09 pm – 3:09 pm
Fans of Key West’s Fantasy Fest can enjoy two streaming events that showcase the masking and costuming festival’s creativity and spirit, despite the cancellation of the Oct. 16-25 in-person celebration to guard against coronavirus spread.N
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! 9:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will …

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! Read More »

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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Wednesdays!The MadHouse at BottlecapEnjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, …

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Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen Begin Stone Crab Season Amid New Rules and COVID-19 11:53 am
Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen Begin Stone Crab Season Amid New Rules and COVID-19
Oct 15 @ 11:53 am – 12:53 pm
For Florida Keys commercial fishermen, the start of the stone crab claw harvest season Thursday means new regulations to protect future crab stocks and uncertainties about the market for claws because of the worldwide COVID-19 …

Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen Begin Stone Crab Season Amid New Rules and COVID-19 Read More »

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Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest
Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest
Oct 17 all-day
Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest
Marathon Annual Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest at Keys Fisheries! The much-anticipated opening of Florida’s stone crab season takes place Oct. 15 each year, and the season opening is followed by this tasty test of …

Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest Read More »

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Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! 9:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will …

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! Read More »

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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Wednesdays!The MadHouse at BottlecapEnjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, …

Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap Read More »

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Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! 9:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 26 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will …

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM! Read More »

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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Wednesdays!The MadHouse at BottlecapEnjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, …

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Marathon’s Fall Harvest at Crane Point Museum
Marathon’s Fall Harvest at Crane Point Museum
Oct 30 all-day
Marathon’s Fall Harvest at Crane Point Museum
From 4-8 p.m., enjoy some old fashioned harvest-time fun to bring in the fall season! Hay rides, trail mazes, face painting, crafts for kids, cheeseburgers, chili dogs, apple cider, caramel apples, baked goods & live …

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Key West events are so much fun! There's always something going on in the Southernmost party city! So you're wondering what Key West things to do. Find what concert, musician, local bands and so much more on our Key West events party guide calendar.  Our Party in Key West destination guide will make your visit to Key West the best ever!

Key West Events

 

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New Offerings Mean a Relaxing, Fun-Filled Autumn in the Florida Keys & Key West
Sep 23 @ 1:16 pm – 2:16 pm

This fall, new offerings greet visitors traveling to the Florida Keys & Key West, with 125 miles of places with wide-open spaces stretching over scenic islands and vistas of turquoise sea and sky.N

Florida Keys Earn Top Marks from Dive Magazine’s Readers
Sep 23 @ 1:42 pm – 2:42 pm

Readers of Scuba Diving magazine have named the Florida Keys & Key West among the World’s Best/Readers Choice Awards for 2020, ranking the island destination as either number one or in the top five in several dive categories.N

Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Wednesdays!

The MadHouse at Bottlecap

Enjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, please contact us at comedykeywest@gmail.com.

Doors at 7:30 PM. Showtime at 8:30 PM.

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2020
Outdoor Stages to Backdrop Key Largo Original Music Fest Oct. 15-18
Sep 24 @ 12:26 pm – 1:26 pm

More than two dozen elite musicians excelling at country, folk, pop and rock music are to gather in the Florida Keys Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 15-18, for the Key Largo Original Music Festival.N

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Racers to Circle Key West During 12-Mile Paddle Classic
Sep 28 @ 2:17 pm – 3:17 pm

The 12-mile distance around the island of Key West is to become a saltwater racecourse for competitors on paddleboards and self-propelled watercraft during the 2020 Key West Paddle Classic.N

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Sep 28 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!

Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.

Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will be fun and the local grammar and spelling police will be out in full force. Prizes and such for spelling champions.

Mary Ellen’s is located at 420 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL

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2020
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Wednesdays!

The MadHouse at Bottlecap

Enjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, please contact us at comedykeywest@gmail.com.

Doors at 7:30 PM. Showtime at 8:30 PM.

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2020
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 5 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!

Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.

Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will be fun and the local grammar and spelling police will be out in full force. Prizes and such for spelling champions.

Mary Ellen’s is located at 420 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL

Oct
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2020
Sugarloaf Showdown to Lure Anglers to Lower Keys Nov. 5-7
Oct 6 @ 3:42 pm – 4:42 pm

Angling teams are to pit their skills against the Lower Florida Keys’ wiliest in-water inhabitants during the Sugarloaf Showdown, a fundraising fishing tournament scheduled Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 5-7.N

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2020
Islamorada’s Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament Set for Nov. 12-14
Oct 7 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, discerning anglers are to unite with war heroes to pursue some of the most elusive game fish in the world for trophies and prizes during the annual Cheeca Lodge All-American Backcountry Tournament, scheduled Nov. 12-14 in Islamorada.N

Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Wednesdays!

The MadHouse at Bottlecap

Enjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, please contact us at comedykeywest@gmail.com.

Doors at 7:30 PM. Showtime at 8:30 PM.

Oct
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2020
Florida Keys Officials Urge Visitors to Wear Masks and Follow Health Directives
Oct 9 @ 10:48 am – 11:48 am

Florida Keys officials and businesses remind visitors that carrying and wearing facial coverings and practicing social distancing continue for the island chain to protect against the spread of coronavirus, despite the easing of some statewide restrictions.N

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2020
Islamorada Sailfish Tournament to Launch Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship
Oct 12 @ 2:07 pm – 3:07 pm

Continuing a 50-plus-year tradition, the Florida Keys Gold Cup Sailfish Championship triple-crown series is to open with the Islamorada Sailfish Tournament Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 3-6, a primary fundraiser for the Islamorada Charter Boat Association.N

Key West’s Fantasy Fest to Stage Streaming Events; Live Festival Remains Canceled
Oct 12 @ 2:09 pm – 3:09 pm

Fans of Key West’s Fantasy Fest can enjoy two streaming events that showcase the masking and costuming festival’s creativity and spirit, despite the cancellation of the Oct. 16-25 in-person celebration to guard against coronavirus spread.N

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!

Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.

Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will be fun and the local grammar and spelling police will be out in full force. Prizes and such for spelling champions.

Mary Ellen’s is located at 420 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL

Oct
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2020
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Wednesdays!

The MadHouse at Bottlecap

Enjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, please contact us at comedykeywest@gmail.com.

Doors at 7:30 PM. Showtime at 8:30 PM.

Oct
15
Thu
2020
Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen Begin Stone Crab Season Amid New Rules and COVID-19
Oct 15 @ 11:53 am – 12:53 pm

For Florida Keys commercial fishermen, the start of the stone crab claw harvest season Thursday means new regulations to protect future crab stocks and uncertainties about the market for claws because of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic.N

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2020
Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest
Oct 17 all-day
Marathon Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest

Marathon Annual Stone Crab Claw Eating Contest at Keys Fisheries! The much-anticipated opening of Florida’s stone crab season takes place Oct. 15 each year, and the season opening is followed by this tasty test of crab-consuming capacity. How fast can you crack and cleanly consume 25 stone crab claws? Test your munching mettle at this zany contest. Individuals must be at least 18 years old to enter.

Oct
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Mon
2020
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Oct 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s BarMonday Nights at 9 PM!

Hosted by Comedy Key West’s Joe Madaus, Tony Hughes, and Steve Crane.

Shot rounds, speed rounds and we don’t even know what else yet. It will be fun and the local grammar and spelling police will be out in full force. Prizes and such for spelling champions.

Mary Ellen’s is located at 420 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL

Oct
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2020
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Wednesdays!

The MadHouse at Bottlecap

Enjoy comedy, variety, and impropriety featuring local “open mic” standup & who knows what else… Bring your own talent and you might be part of the show! If you’re interested in performing, please contact us at comedykeywest@gmail.com.

Doors at 7:30 PM. Showtime at 8:30 PM.