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8 Things to do in October 2019 in Key West

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  October: The month of body paint in Key West. You’re likely ready for the festival of debauchery, also known as Fantasy Fest, but we’re here to break down some other fun things to do in Key West this month.   1. Candy Bars and Library cards

How to Have the BEST Fantasy Fest 2019!

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We are days away from the most colorful, creative, costumed (or barely clothed) Festival of Key West and it’s so close we can almost taste the drinks and smell the paint. Fantasy Fest isn’t something you accidentally arrive during the middle of without knowing (you already know from the hotel room price spike). So it’s…

The Rum Runner: A Key West Signature Cocktail

  In the Keys we are known for the laid back “It’s 5 o’clock somewhere” mentality – so it’s only natural our Island chain is the source of some wonderful libations! Photo// TheFeverentShaker.com Our featured and favorite cocktail is…

10 MORE Delicious Reasons You Should Be In Key West Right Now

Looking for a Key West foodie check-list for your next visit? Huffington Post’s 10 Delicious Reasons You Should Be in Key West Right Now, an article written almost 3 years ago, still rings perfectly true today, but there’s FAR more than 10 Delicious Reasons to be in Key West! If you’ve been here before, you could…

The Cuban Food You Must Have in Key West

  Because most visitors to Key West perceive us as having a seafood oriented cuisine, few realize the impact Cuba has made on our cooking. Ask any local for a great restaurant and he refers you instead to a great cuisine: Cuban. Now that you get the logic that Cuba has always been only 90…

Top 7 Things To Do In Key West This November 2019

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  The high season is officially kicking off in Key West, and the snowbirds are starting to migrate south. This November is jam-packed with fun events of music, culture, food and boats. We’d hate for you to miss out on anything, so we collected a list of the best parties in town. 1. Sprawl out…

Lobster Mini-Season 2019!

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Mini lobster season is about to kick off in the Florida Keys, and man are we ready to get our hands on some fresh Florida lobster!  The 2-day spiny lobster event is always the last consecutive Wednesday and Thursday in July, with the regular season opening August 6th and ending March 31st. Mini season started…

Best Oceanfront Restaurants in Key West

Key West’s Best Places Eat, Sip & See With our pristine waters and magnificent sunsets, it’s no surprise any visitor or local is looking for the best place to indulge with a view. While there’s an abundance of great restaurants in town, there are just those few gems where you really are able to “take…

KWFT Guide Spotlight: Shannon McRae

  Meet Shannon McRae! She is Key West Food Tour’s social media coordinator, guide, and first official hire! A natural in the spotlight, Shannon has given the tour her own twist diving head first into the Key West community. We asked her a few questions about the…