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5th Annual Key Lime Festival

July 1 – 4, 2017 2017 is shaping up to be the best Key Lime Festival yet. 4 days of culinary events for every taste, including favorites from past years like the Key Lime Cocktail Sip & Stroll, and new … Continue reading

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22nd Annual Key West Songwriters Festival

The Key West Songwriters festival is the world’s LARGEST event of its kind. This five day country music mania begins on Wednesday, May 10th having free shows daily as well as some performances requiring reservations.  This is THE must do for music junkies! … Continue reading

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35th Conch Republic Independence Day

It was April 1982. Drugs and illegal immigrants were coming in through Key West and the Lower Keys. The U.S. Border Patrol set up a roadblock and checkpoint at the northern end of US 1. Traffic backed up big time. … Continue reading

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Key West Lighted Boat Parade 2016

Set Sail Wednesday, December 14th from 7:30 – 10:00 PM It is a parade is of mostly local boats from the keys creatively decorated with bright lights, live music, choirs, steel drums and animated holiday themes. A true Key West maritime … Continue reading

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54th Anniversary Conch Shell Blowing Contest

March 5, 2016 at 12:00 noon This annual Contest celebrates the historic importance of the conch in the Keys, where the far-reaching sounds from conch shells were used by the Calusa Indians for communication, by sailors as fog horns, and … Continue reading

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21st Anniversary Key West Songwriters Festival

May 4th-8th, 2016 A locals favorite week in Key West. Be sure to book your room early. The Key West Songwriters Festival – the largest festival of its kind in the world. Celebrating its 21st year. Since 1997 BMI has … Continue reading

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51st Annual Old Island Days Art Festival

February 27-28, 2016 The Old Island Days Art Festival is a two day juried outdoor fine art festival. This nationally recognized show brings over 100 fine artists to this beautiful historic area of Key West. Exhibitors will set up along … Continue reading

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Keystock Music Festival 2016 – Huey Lewis and the News

Keystock Music Festival 2016 at Truman Waterfront Saturday, April 2, 2016 Tickets are on sale now. Our Bed and Breakfast is almost full for this event, contact us now to book your room.

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34th Conch Republic Independence Celebration 2016

34th Conch Republic Independence Celebration April 22-30, 2016 The annual Conch Republic Independence Celebration commemorates the day the republic seceded from the United States to form a fifth-world nation recognized by international public law as “a sovereign state of mind.” … Continue reading

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Celebrate Fat Tuesday at the Green Parrot

Celebrate Fat Tuesday at the Green Parrot Magnolia Cajun Band February 9 @ 5:30pm and 9pm Magnolia has been playing foot stomping and toe tapping traditional Cajun music for all kinds of audiences for over 20 years. Checkout their full band … Continue reading

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