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The Best Events in Key West this April 2024


April has sprung! This month we’ve got a lot to celebrate and we hope you can join us. We have a few fun things Blooming below that sum up life on the island. Experience our history, culture and food and add these events to your calendar!


Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade
One thing we’ve got going in Key West is our creativity! Come revel in the magic of the Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade! This is a “family-friendly, art-inspired, human-powered, mobile sculpture and art-bike parade (think art with parts that move) created in honor of the late Florida Keys rebel folk artist Stanley Papio.” Check out the website here for all of the information whether you’d like to participate or just be a spectator. Either way. it’s sure to delight! Parade starts at sunset April 24 in front of The Custom House

Conch Republic Days


The Conch Republic’s 42nd Annual birthday party means 10 days of nonstop festivities. Try your hand at the conch blowing competition, attend the Independence Celebration Parada Party, and close it all out with an epic pig roast and pirate costume competition. An unforgettable week in Key West! Conch Republic Days

When: April 19-28


Eat Conch on a Food Tour

plated conch fritters with lemon wedges and key lime remolade

Conch is widely known as an aphrodisiac, but its the homemade Key Lime Aioli that turns us on!

Conch, arguably are most notable ingredient here in the Florida Keys, comes in the form of a fritter on our food tour. Eat and drink other famous dishes particular to our region like Cuban cuisine, rum, and of course Key lime pie!

When: Daily thru April


Brunch with QUEENS!

a person holding a sign

One of our Southernmost vendors, Mangoes, is hosting a monthly event that has caught absolute FIRE: Drunken Drag Brunch. For $40, expect endless mimosas and your ticket to the show. They feature additional signature drinks, shots, and an ala carte brunch menu to enjoy between laughs, singing, and all around debauchery.

When: Sunday April 21st Where: Mangoes Restaurant 700 Duval Street


First Fridays on Fleming

Join Us for the monthly ‘First Friday on Fleming’ from 6-9PM & ‘Spend An Evening with The Locals!’ – explore all the locally-owned & operated stores, galleries, studios & restaurants of fabulous Fleming Street. When: April 5