Masquerade March

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

Costumed participants in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March proceed down Fleming Street Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, in Key West, Fla. The late-afternoon procession attracted some 10,000 revelers, according to festival officials, and is one of more than 40 events during the island city's 10-day Fantasy Fest costuming and masking festival that concludes Sunday, Oct. 27. (Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Fantasy Fest Masquerade Marchers Roam Key West Streets

Thousands of costumed revelers hit the streets of Key West Friday night for a Masquerade March as a prelude to Saturday night’s lavish Fantasy Fest Parade.

CBS Miami–10/26/2013

Thousands of garbed revelers participate in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, in Key West, Fla. (Courtesy: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Fantasy Fest Set To Reach Frenetic Highpoint

Key West’s annual decadent costuming and masking festival is set to reach its frenetic highpoint Saturday with a nighttime parade down Duval Street, Key West’s main drag.

CBS4–10/29/2011

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