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A September 2018 to Remember! Top Things to Do This Month

September 2018 lead

Get Crafty at the 9th Annual Key West Brewfest

Photo// Fla-Keys

Aug.30 – Sep.3, 2018

More than 150 beers and micro-brews are on tap at this “tasty” annual event that benefits the charitable efforts of the Key West Sunrise Rotary Club of the Conch Republic. Events from beer dinners, beer brunches, happy hour parties, pool parties, late-night parties, seminars and the Signature Tasting Festival Event are some of the offered activities. More info HERE!

 

Celebrate Womenfest Key West

For several thousand women, early September in Key West means enjoying adventures in Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico waters, entertainment and parties with like-minded people and relaxation on an accepting subtropical island — all during the island city’s Womenfest.
Described as one of North America’s largest gatherings of lesbians and their friends, singles, couples and groups of women flock to Key West each year for  activities including dance parties, poolside gatherings, sailing and snorkeling, live music, comedy performances and more.
The Womenfest schedule begins with an opening night party –Subsequent offerings include a sunset dinner cruise on the clear Keys waters, late-night parties, a drag show featuring renowned female impersonators and gatherings at leading clubs. A “rock roller derby” and a flag football friendship game are planned for fans of high-energy sports. Check out the full list of scheduled events here! 

Go On the Seafood Lover’s Tour

Seafood Tours Key West

Seafood Tours Key West

Daily throughout September

Come hungry, leave happy. Key West Food Tours brings both tourists and locals another fabulous & fun-fact-filled walking tour highlighting the region’s incredibly fresh and local seafood. The 3 hr tour includes 6 mom & pop restaurants specializing in Key West’s “fruit of the sea” from conch and snapper to pink shrimp and Florida spiny lobster. To top it all off, it’s 1/2 off for locals this month with valid Monroe County ID, so book now!

 

Rock Out with Rick Springfield

Photo//RickSpringfield.com

The creator of some of the finest power-pop of the ’80s, a Grammy winning singer, songwriter, and musician who has sold 25 million albums and scored 17 U.S. Top 40 hits, including “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “An Affair of the Heart,” “I’ve Done Everything for You,” “Love Somebody,” and “Human Touch.” Rick’s latest album, “The Snake King” finds Rick traveling down a dusty dirt road to explore the blues side of his rock ’n roll and marks a definite departure from the power pop he has been known for. Doors open 6:30 p.m. on September 9th, show starts 8 p.m., at Sunset Green Event Lawn, between 24 North Hotel and Gates Hotel.