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Team High Stakes Wins Inaugural Key West Sailfish Tournament

April 16, 2024 • KW Concierge

The inaugural Key West Sailfish Tournament ended with Team High Stakes taking the top spot, earning a cool $56,370. Captained by Jason Jonas, a Key West local, and featuring a mix of talent including his father Don Jonas, they landed four sailfish, securing their victory. Notably, Team Reel Wheels, skippered by Captain Clayton Baker, trailed closely, with Reece Kramer from Pompano Beach snagging t...


Unwind and Unplug in the Florida Keys’ Backcountry

April 15, 2024 • KW Concierge

Ready to leave the fast lane for a bit? The Florida Keys backcountry offers just the ticket—a serene escape into nature's arms, away from the humdrum of everyday life. Picture this: endless skies, quiet waters, and a rich tapestry of marine life, all waiting in a secluded part of the world mostly unknown to tourists. Located on the north side of the iconic Overseas Highway, this shallow par...


Toe Shoes and Tutus with a Twist: Les Ballets Trockadero Dances into Key West

April 12, 2024 • KW Concierge

  Grab your tickets, folks! Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, famously known as "the Trocks," are set to pirouette onto Key West this April 25th. What's the big deal? Picture this: a burly troupe of male dancers decked out in flamboyant tutus and toe shoes, performing pitch-perfect parodies of ballet classics like "Swan Lake." Yes, it’s all the ballet pre...


Key West Sings: A Symphony of Songwriters

April 10, 2024 • KW Concierge

Good morning, Key Westers! While you've been tuning into your regular playlists, the music world is gearing up for something a bit more live, a tad more lyrical, and absolutely unforgettable. Mark your calendars for May 1-5, because Key West is transforming into the ultimate melody mecca with the 28th annual Key West Songwriters Festival. What's the Buzz? Imagine this: more than 225 of the cr&eg...


Sharks, Strategies, and Surprises: The Spanish Fly Shark Tournament Recap

April 10, 2024 • KW Concierge

Good afternoon, ocean aficionados and sports enthusiasts! This weekend, the waters off the Florida Keys were more than just crystal clear—they were the arena for the ultimate test of skill, strategy, and a touch of luck in the renowned Spanish Fly Shark Tournament. The big catch of the day (or rather, the big releases) went to the Calico Creek team, hailing from Massachusetts and the sunny ...


Unwind in Paradise: Your Ultimate Escape to the Florida Keys

April 10, 2024 • KW Concierge

The quintessential escape plan for when the real world gets a bit too real – a rejuvenating getaway to the Florida Keys. Let's face it, folks, our daily grind, coupled with the non-stop pings from our devices, can leave us feeling like a squirrel on a never-ending treadmill. It's precisely in these moments that the soul craves a reset button, and boy, do we have a suggestion for you! Enter...


Earth Day in the Florida Keys: Celebrate With Coral, Kayaks, and Kicks

April 05, 2024 • KW Concierge

The Florida Keys are taking Earth Day 2024 to another level, and we're here for it. Gone are the days of standard tree-planting ceremonies; the Keys are offering a buffet of eco-friendly activities that have us itching to book the next flight down. Here's the scoop: Ocean Fest, But Make It Fun First up, the Mote Marine Laboratory is throwing an Ocean Fest on April 20. Picture this: a day jam-pac...


Artistry Blooms Amidst Tropical Splendor: Key West's Botanical Garden to Host Sculpture Exhibition

April 02, 2024 • KW Concierge

Good morning, folks! Here’s something that’s going to add a burst of creative energy to your feed. Starting Sunday, April 28, the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden isn’t just your go-to escape for rare and indigenous flora. It’s transforming into an artistic oasis, blending the vibrancy of nature with the genius of local and regional artists. Imagine wandering...


Saturday Sprints: Not Your Typical Race Day in Key West

April 02, 2024 • KW Concierge

The Race Where Heels Are Higher Than Expectations Good morning, Key West! Forget the smell of gasoline and the roar of engines—Key West is swapping out race cars for high heels this Saturday, April 20th, and trust us, it's the only drag race where engine size doesn’t matter but shoe size does. The Starting Line: Duval Street Picture this: the 700 block of Key West's Duval Street tra...


Saturday April 27: Beds Race Down Duval for a Cause

March 28, 2024 • KW Concierge

Rise and shine, Key West! Saturday, April 27, marks the return of the Conch Republic's most peculiar yet utterly entertaining sporting event: the Blue Ribbon Bed Race. Part of the 42nd annual Conch Republic Independence Celebration, this bed race isn’t just about who can hit snooze the fastest. Instead, teams will huff and puff their wheeled beds down Duval Street, turning heads and hopefull...