Key West Events

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Despite COVID Curfew, Key West New Year’s Eve Features Early ‘Drag Queen Drop’ 11:30 pm
Despite COVID Curfew, Key West New Year’s Eve Features Early ‘Drag Queen Drop’
Dec 31 2020 @ 11:30 pm – Jan 1 2021 @ 12:30 am
A female impersonator “dropped” in a giant replica of a high-heel shoe at a Key West entertainment and hotel complex Thursday night to mark the beginning of 2021 prior to a 10 p.m. curfew mandated …

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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!
Jan 4 @ 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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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Jan 6 @ 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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Key West Food and Wine Fest to Blend Cuisine, Vintages and Florida Keys Flair 10:59 am
Key West Food and Wine Fest to Blend Cuisine, Vintages and Florida Keys Flair
Jan 7 @ 10:59 am – 11:59 am
Innovative cuisine, premium libations and intriguing events in subtropical island settings top the “menu” at the 2021 Key West Food & Wine Festival.N
Walking Tour Spotlights Key West’s Vibrant Literary Landscape 11:23 am
Walking Tour Spotlights Key West’s Vibrant Literary Landscape
Jan 7 @ 11:23 am – 12:23 pm
The roster of writers who have lived or spent significant time in Key West reads like a “Who’s Who” of literary luminaries. The creative spirits who found refuge and inspiration on the island, and made …

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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!
Jan 11 @ 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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Hemingway Look-Alikes Message COVID 19-Safety in Key West 10:32 am
Hemingway Look-Alikes Message COVID 19-Safety in Key West
Jan 12 @ 10:32 am – 11:32 am
Ernest Hemingway look-alikes are being used by the Florida Keys tourism council to encourage visitors and residents to wear masks to protect against COVID-19.N
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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Jan 13 @ 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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Allegiant Air to Launch Nonstop Service to Key West from Nashville in June 1:51 pm
Allegiant Air to Launch Nonstop Service to Key West from Nashville in June
Jan 14 @ 1:51 pm – 2:51 pm
Beginning June 2 Allegiant Air is to add nonstop service from Nashville International Airport (BNA) to Key West International Airport (EYW).N
Florida Keys Tourism Council Launches Online Contest to ‘Name’ Coronavirus-Fighting Robot at Key West International Airport 1:53 pm
Florida Keys Tourism Council Launches Online Contest to ‘Name’ Coronavirus-Fighting Robot at Key West International Airport
Jan 14 @ 1:53 pm – 2:53 pm
Naming a coronavirus-fighting robot that patrols the interior spaces of Key West International Airport is the focus of an online contest launched Thursday by the Florida Keys tourism council.N
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Contest to ‘Name’ Key West Airport’s Coronavirus-Fighting Robot Concludes 12:14 pm
Contest to ‘Name’ Key West Airport’s Coronavirus-Fighting Robot Concludes
Jan 15 @ 12:14 pm – 1:14 pm
A contest to “name” the coronavirus-fighting robot that patrols interior spaces at Key West International Airport ended Thursday evening, just hours after it began, when the 1,000-entry limit was reached.N
Key West’s Tropic Cinema to Host 2021 Sundance Film Festival Jan. 28 Through Feb. 3 12:17 pm
Key West’s Tropic Cinema to Host 2021 Sundance Film Festival Jan. 28 Through Feb. 3
Jan 15 @ 12:17 pm – 1:17 pm
Movie aficionados can enjoy outdoor and indoor screenings in Key West during the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, with 11 films to be unveiled by Tropic Cinema — a Sundance Satellite Screen partner in one of …

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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!
Jan 18 @ 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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GardenFest to Spotlight Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden Feb. 20 10:33 am
GardenFest to Spotlight Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden Feb. 20
Jan 20 @ 10:33 am – 11:33 am
The chance to explore a rare open-air “living museum” and view and purchase unique plants awaits nature lovers Saturday, Feb. 20, during “GardenFest Key West: The Green Market Place 2021” at the Key West Tropical …

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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Jan 20 @ 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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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!
Jan 25 @ 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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Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap 7:30 pm
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Jan 27 @ 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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Key West Events Coming Up Soon

 

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

 

Apr
5
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Apr 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

Apr
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Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Apr 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.

Apr
12
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Apr 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

Apr
14
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Apr 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.

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17
Sat
2021
Conch Republic Independence Celebration @ Conch Republic Independence Celebration
Apr 17 – Apr 26 all-day

Conch Republic Independence Celebration

DECLARING OUR "FUN-DEPENDENCE!"

With activities ranging from wacky bed race to a lighthearted sea battle featuring tall ships, the Conch Republic’s 10-day birthday party showcases the independent and eccentric spirit that characterizes the Florida Keys., Contact: 305-296-0213

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2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Apr 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

Apr
21
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2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Apr 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.

Apr
26
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
Apr 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 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

Apr
28
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
Apr 28 @ 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.

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.

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3
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
May 3 @ 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

May
5
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
May 5 @ 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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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.

 

May
10
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
May 10 @ 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

May
12
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
May 12 @ 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.

May
17
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
May 17 @ 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

May
19
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
May 19 @ 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.

May
24
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
May 24 @ 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

May
26
Wed
2021
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bottlecap
May 26 @ 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.

May
31
Mon
2021
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ Mary Ellen’s Bar Monday Nights at 9 PM!
May 31 @ 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