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Men costumed as a pregnant cheerleader square prance down Fleming Street in the Key West, Fla., during the Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, Masquerade March. Thousands of participants strolled in one of the highlight events of the 10-day Fantasy Fest masking and costume festival that sends Sunday, Oct. 26. The pinnacle of the festival is the Saturday, Oct. 25, Fantasy Fest Parade scheduled to step off at 7 p.m. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Thousands Attend Masquerade March In Key West

Thousands of costumed revelers promenaded through Key West’s historic Old Town Friday during the offbeat Masquerade March that began at the city cemetery.

10/24/2014

Piratical pair Robert and Becky Smith of Orlando, Fla., are festooned for the Fantasy Fest Street Fair Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Fantasy Fest is in full swing in Key West and continues through Sunday. Photo by Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau

Fantasy Fest In Full Swing As Keys Weather Improves

The Fantasy Fest Street Fair is in full swing on Key West’s famed Duval Street, and revelers are prepping and primping for Friday evening’s Masquerade March as a rain-producing weather system moves away from South Florida and the Keys.

10/24/2014

Participants in the Zombie Bike Ride pedal down the Florida Keys Overseas Highway Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, in Key West.  (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Zombie Bike Ride Takes Over Key West

Zombies could be seen around Key West Sunday and they were pedaling bicycles.

10/19/2014

A biker parks his motorcycle amid others on Duval Street in Key West, Fla., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, during the Key West Poker Run. By nightfall Saturday, Sept. 20, thousands of bikers are expected to have made the trek down the Florida Keys Overseas Highway drawing cards at stops along the island chain to complete for a chance to win a new motorcycle while raising funds for the Diabetes Research Institute. The event ends Sunday, Sept. 21. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Thousands Of Bikers Expected For Key West Poker Run

Thousands of motorcyclists from throughout America are traveling the Florida Keys Overseas Highway from mainland Florida to Key West this weekend.

09/19/2014

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CBS4 Investigates: No Criminal Charges For A Death In Paradise

A Monroe County Grand Jury ruled Wednesday that a group of Key West police officers did nothing wrong during a Thanksgiving Day encounter which left a retired auto worker dead.

08/27/2014

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Parade Wraps Annual Key West Pride Celebration

This year’s annual five-day Key West Pride celebration culminated with an all-welcome parade down Duval and Whitehead streets Sunday evening which featured a 100-foot-long rainbow flag, a joint U.S. military color guard, “brides” promoting marriage equality and marchers in bright-colored tutus.

06/16/2014

Sean Fitzpatrick shows his enthusiasm as he creates his winning concoction during the Stoli Key West Cocktail Contest Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Key West, Fla., Fitzpatrick, a Provincetown, Mass., bartender defeated 11 other regional winners from LGBT bars around the U.S., with a colorful pineapple-and-ginger mixture served in lime-garnished glasses, inside hollowed-out pineapples. (Steve Panariello/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Massachusetts Bartender Creates Winning Key West Cocktail

When you think of Key West, what drink comes to mind? A Massachusetts bartender answered the question with a concoction that won a national contest staged on the island city’s Duval Street.

06/01/2014

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Key West Songwriter’s Fest Showcases Top Musical Talent

The five-day Key West Songwriters Festival wraps up Sunday night and when it is completed, more than 180 performing songwriters will have staged more than 50 shows.

05/11/2014

Edith Amsterdam, 89, is pushed up Duval Street during the Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race  Saturday, April 26, 2014, in Key West, Fla. The wacky event was a facet of the Conch Republic Independence Celebration that commemorates the Florida Keys' 1982 "secession" from the United States, prompted by the installation of a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint at the head of the island chain. Events end Sunday, April 27. (Courtesy: Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Beds Aren’t For Sleeping In Key West Saturday

Beds will be propelled down Key West’s famous Duval Street Saturday afternoon. It’s part of the Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race.

04/26/2014

A female impersonator clambers over an obstacle on Duval Street Saturday, April 19, 2014, during the Great Conch Republic Drag Race in Key West, Fla. The wacky event was a facet of the Conch Republic Independence Celebration that commemorates the Florida Keys' 1982 "secession" from the United States, prompted by the installation of a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint at the head of the island chain. Events continue through Sunday, April 27. (Source: Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

“Drag Racers” Compete In Wacky Key West Competition

Female impersonators will be sporting high heels instead of oversized wheels in Key West for the Great Conch Republic Drag Race on Saturday afternoon.

04/19/2014

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