Key West’s Annual Fantasy Fest Canceled Amid COVID-19 ConcernsTo avoid the risk of potential COVID-19 transmission, organizers of Key West’s annual Fantasy Fest announced Thursday that they’re canceling the 2020 festival.
Key West Installs New Permanent Rainbow CrosswalksKey West workers installed four permanent rainbow crosswalks Monday at the intersection of Duval and Petronia streets, in the heart of the island’s LGBTQ entertainment district.
Key West To Skip Annual Ernest Hemingway Look Alike ContestThe Ernest Hemingway Look-Alike Contest, held annually at Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, has been canceled for this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Key West Opens Beaches & ParksAfter being closed for six weeks, Key West has reopened its beaches.
Coronavirus Update: Monroe County's Parks, Beaches, Libraries Still OpenDespite coronavirus concerns in the rest of the state, Monroe County officials announced that its parks, beaches, and libraries remain open.
Key West Closes Tourist Attractions Over CoronavirusEven though there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Florida Keys, in an abundance of caution three tourist attractions in Key West are being closed to the public.
Canadian ‘Pucker Pro’ Wins Key West’s Conch Shell Blowing ContestSeveral dozen fans of the fluted, pink-lined conch shell displayed their pucker power Saturday during Key West’s 58th annual Conch Shell Blowing Contest in the Florida Keys.
'It Is Not Art, It Is Vandalism': Monroe County Sheriff On Arrest Of Longtime Florida Keys Graffiti VandalA wanted Key West graffiti vandal who loved to boast about his crimes on social media is now under arrest.
Florida Senate Moves Quickly To Thwart Sunscreen BansThe Florida Senate is moving quickly to prevent towns like Key West from banning the sale of sunscreens that contain potentially coral reef harming chemicals.
Two More Chinese Nationals Arrested At Key West Navy BaseAnd then there were four. Over the weekend, two more Chinese nationals were arrested for illegally taking pictures at the Naval Air Station in Key West.
Dachshund Walk Is Canine Kickoff To Key West New Year's EveThe southernmost island in the continental U.S. began its New Year’s Eve festivities Tuesday with a wacky parade of pooches.
Key West Set For New Year's Eve AnticsDespite its diminutive 8-square-mile size, New Year’s Eve revelers on this subtropical island can choose between six offbeat warm-weather takeoffs on New York City's Times Square "ball drop.”
Key West To Welcome New Year With Multiple ‘Drops,’ Dachshund WalkNew Year's Eve revelers in subtropical Key West can enjoy six offbeat warm-weather takeoffs on New York City's Times Square "ball drop" -- including the "drop" of a renowned female impersonator in a super-sized red high heel shoe.
Key West Breaks Record For Day Time High TempsAs most of the US is starting to see the end of a chilling Arctic Blast, one Florida city's summer weather is just now coming to an end.
Dramatic Accident Highlights First Day Of Key West Powerboat RacesA dramatic accident highlighted the first of three racing days Wednesday at the Race World Offshore Key West Championships when two boats flipped simultaneously.