We love to Party in Key West and you should too!

Life is a Party...and so is Key West!

Life IS a party…and so is Key West! There are a lot of reasons to love Key West, and if we listed them all, you’d spend all your time reading these blogs, instead of partying on this magical little island. But there are a few reasons to love it here more than any other tropical island, whether you are a local or you are planning a vacation to Key West.

This is our Top 5 list of reasons we love to Party In Key West…and we’re sticking to it.

This is our Top 5 list of reasons we love to Party in Key West...and we’re sticking to it.

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1. No Drinking and Driving Worries!

Let’s face it, being the designated driver stinks. But nobody ever talks about what a drag it is to drink with a sober partner in crime, who doesn’t wanna be! This is a problem that doesn’t exist in magical Key West. One of the many reasons this little island is so amazing, is that you really don’t need a car here. No, really. You can get around in so many ways, and be lit up like a night light at the same time! Take a pedicab, and let the driver do the peddling, and enjoy the cool evening breeze on your drunken noggin. Hop in a taxi cab, you tipsy vacationer. Or bike it to the bar. Or walk…er, stumble, your way around town. It’s your doggone drunken traveling choice. And no matter how tipsy you are, you are bound to find your way back to the hotel, because Key West it’s only a 2×5 mile island, all the way around. Just don’t fall in the ocean.

2. It's a fun time no matter where you go! Key West is happy mode!

Key West has a famous slogan “It’s five o’clock somewhere.” And vacationers and locals alike live those words here. Nobody takes stuff too seriously, and every corner you are bound to find a friendly hello or a smile. You can walk into any bar and be certain to make a new friend, whether it is a local sitting at the table next to you, the bartender, or a group of vacationers from another part of the country. Friendly, relaxed, and happy. Sounds like Paradise, doesn’t it?

3. You can always find great happy hour prices!

Sure, a tropical vacation can cost a bit, but Key West has some pretty fun ways to save a few bucks. One of them is the famously fun and frugal Happy Hour scene. There are a ton of great places to get your happy hour on—from cocktail specials, to free local cuisine, and live music and events. We have the scoop on the best of the best Key West Happy Hours right HERE.
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4. Two for one views!

Where else can you look out over the Atlantic and then the Gulf of Mexico in a matter of minutes? Or walk the marinas and drink and watch the fishermen coming in with their catches of the day? Where else can you people watch cuties in their summer clothes from an outdoor bar and then people watch a bunch of nekkid cuties in a nudie bar? Key West! Whether serene and pristine or wild and crazy, Key West is a true feast for the eyes. Come and see for yourself!

It’s a fashion free-for-all!

When you go to NY you see a lot of black. In LA you’ll see a lot of blonde. But when you come to Key West, you will see a lot of ANYTHING and EVERYTHING. This isn’t the home of Fantasy Fest for nothing! Wear your swim suit, shorts, or a suit, or a dress…no matter your gender, and nobody cares!

Key West Writer  & Party in Key West Expert Blogger, Dianne Spoto
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Jun
14
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2021
9:00 pm Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ M...
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ M...
Jun 14 @ 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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Jun
15
Tue
2021
all-day Connections Project Mural: A Mos...
Connections Project Mural: A Mos...
Jun 15 all-day
May 4, 2021 – May 18, 2021 Key West Arts & Culture The Connections Project mural, titled “A Mosaic of the Keys” is made up of individual 6-by-6-inch canvases that were decorated by local artists …

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Jun
16
Wed
2021
all-day I Love Stock Island Festival
I Love Stock Island Festival
Jun 16 all-day
I Love Stock Island FestivalThis five-day festival is to feature one-of-a-kind Stock Island-inspired activities and authentic immersive experience in local community, culture, and art. It’s a great way to celebrate Father’s Day weekend with friends …

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7:30 pm Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bott...
Wednesdays! The MadHouse at Bott...
Jun 16 @ 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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Jun
18
Fri
2021
all-day VFW Fishing Tournament
VFW Fishing Tournament
Jun 18 all-day
VFW Fishing TournamentA family fun tournament, this event awards up to $3,000 for the heaviest dolphin. All proceeds benefit disabled and needy veterans in Monroe County. A new First Responder category has been added, for …

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7:00 pm Rams Head presents: Past II Pres...
Rams Head presents: Past II Pres...
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Rams Head presents: Past II Present, A Toto Tribute BandWebsiteEnjoy an evening of this optimum tribute band performing the music of Toto as well as music that members of Toto have written for other artists. …

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Jun
21
Mon
2021
9:00 pm Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ M...
Drunken Spelling Bee Contest @ M...
Jun 21 @ 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 »

Jun
22
Tue
2021
all-day Connections Project Mural: A Mos...
Connections Project Mural: A Mos...
Jun 22 all-day
May 4, 2021 – May 18, 2021 Key West Arts & Culture The Connections Project mural, titled “A Mosaic of the Keys” is made up of individual 6-by-6-inch canvases that were decorated by local artists …

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