Calendar of Events

 

April

Apr 1. Islamorada, 26th Annual Florida Keys Island Fest. 10am -5pm
Founders Park, MM 87. 305-664-4503.
Apr 1. 36th Annual 7 Mile Bridge Run. Contact 305-395-7040.
Apr 2. Key West, 4th Annual Cow Key Channel Bridge Run.
Apr 15. Key West, Earth Day 5K Run/Walk. Starts 8am from the McCoy
Indigenous Park. Corner of Atlantic Boulevard and White Street.
Apr 21. Key West, 35th Annual Conch Republic Independence
Celebration. 305-296-0213.
Apr 24. 22nd Annual Taste of Key West, Mallory Square. 305-296-6196.
Apr 27. Key West Paddle Classic. 305-304-4259

May

May 5. 2nd Annual Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade. Duval Street. Presented
by the Key West Art & Historical Society. 305-295-6616.
May 10. 22nd Annual Key West Songwriter’s Festival. 305-304-0814.
May 12. Marathon, 11th Annual Mother’s Day Dolphin Tournament.
305-743-9828.
May 18. Key Largo’s Original Music Festival. 305-394-3736.
May 20. Marathon, Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival. Sombrero Beach.
FREE and Open to the Public. 813-426-3544.

June

June 2 – 4. 2nd Annual Guitar Festival. 3 Concerts including art & craft fairs:
June 2 in Islamorada at Coral Isles Church.
June 3 in Marathon at the Florida Keys Country Club.
June 4 in Key West at the Key West Theater.
June 7. Key West Pride 305-294-4603.
June 10. Key West, 5th Annual VFW Fishing Tournament. All proceeds
benet disabled and veterans in need in Monroe County. 305-304-1182
June 10. Key West Island Swim: FKCC Swim Around Key West. Open for
all age groups. 305-809-3562.
June 16. Key West, 4th Annual Mystery Writers Fest. 305-587-9392.

July

July 4. Key Largo, Fireworks show on Blackwater Sound. MM 104
10pm.
July 4. Islamorada, Fireworks & Fun at Founders Park/MM 87. 305-664-4503
July 4. Big Pine, Celebrate 4th of July Fireworks. MM 30, Big Pine
Community Park. 305-872-2411
July 4. Marathon Beach Party & Fireworks Show. 305-743-5417
July 4. Key West Fireworks at White Street Pier. 305-294-2587
July 8. The Lower Keys. 33rd Annual Underwater Music Festival.
Held at Looe Key Reef from 10am – 2pm. 305-872-2411
July 8-11. Key West, Del Brown Permit Tournament. 305-360-6969
July 13-15. Key West Mel Fisher Days. 305-296-6534
July 18-23. Key West Hemingway Days. The 37th celebration of the
legendary author’s work & lifestyle. 305-296-2388 (look alike contest)
or 305-797-0579 (literary).
July 22. Key West, Hemingway 5K Sunset Run & Paddleboard Race.
305-240-0727
July 26-27. Lobster Mini-Sport Season. 305-289-2320

August

August 18. Inaugural Islamorada Grand Prix of the Sea. Family friendly
and free to the public. 407-985-1938.
August 31. 8th Annual Key West Brewfest. 800-354-4455.

September

Sept. 6-10. Womensfest – Key West. 305-294-4603.
Sept. 7-11. Key West – Cuba Festival. 954-699-6556.
Sept. 8-10. Fishing – Key West. Robert James S.L.A.M. Celebrity
Tournament. 305-664-2002
Sept. 15-17. 45th Annual Phil Peterson’s Key West Poker Run.
305-235-4023.
Sept. 23. 5th Annual Islamorada Swim for Alligator Lighthouse.
305-664-7149
Sept. 28-Oct 1. Key Largo, REEF Fest. All events open to the public.
Kayaking, Snorkeling & Diving. 305-852-0030