Upcoming Key West Events

key west conch drop new year's


Dec 31 2022 - 11:00pm
The arrival of 2023 is to be heralded on the island's Duval Street with the "drop" of a gigantic manmade conch shell, the symbol of the Florida Keys, to the flat roof of Sloppy Joe's Bar, 201 Duval. Spectators gather on Duval for the annual...Read more
new year's eve wench drop


Dec 31 2022 - 11:00pm
Want to see a Pirate Wench lowered from a schooner mast? Then head over to Schooner Wharf for the fun.Read more
key west red shoe drop

Red Shoe Drop

Dec 31 2022 - 11:00pm
Red Shoe Drop – As seen on CNN, Sushi will be lowered in a large red shoe outside of Bourbon Street. A lot of fun!Read more
Key West Track & Field Club

Pole Vault In Paradise

Jan 5 2023 -
7:00am to 6:00pm
Pole Vault in Paradise brings together pole vaulters from age 9 to 75 to compete alongside some of the best pole vaulting elites from around the country. Sponsored by the nonprofit Key West Track & Field Club, the event is to be staged at Higgs...Read more
kelly mcgillis classic

Kelly McGillis Classic International Women & Girls Flag Football Championships

Jan 24 2023 - 8:00am to Jan 30 2023 - 11:00pm
Women from countries far and wide will be descending upon Key West for flag football competition, fun and learning. It is anticipated this event is to represent the most international countries, and organizers have hosted teams from USA, Morocco, Spain, Mexico, India, Jamaica, Honduras, El...Read more
key western fest

Key Western Fest

Jan 31 2023 - 9:45am to Feb 4 2023 - 11:45pm
Jan. 31st-Feb. 4th 2023 Key Western Fest is four days and nights of country music's best! Music will be played all over the island during the day and at the Amphitheater at night. See The Marshall Tucker Band, The Oakridge Boys, Clint Black and more!...Read more
key west songwriters festival

Key West Songwriters Festival

May 3 2023 - 7:00am to May 7 2023 - 11:30pm
The Key West Songwriters Festival -the largest festival of its kind in the world. Since 1997 BMI has been a presenting sponsor of the festival and has helped it grow into both a tourist attraction and favorite of island locals. The festival revolves around five...Read more