April 28, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Its namesake never saw it, but Audubon House still worth a look

It’s midway through the tour of Key West’s stunningly pretty Audubon House and Tropical Gardens that the truth comes out: John James Audubon — famed naturalist painter, whose lifelike paintings of bird portraits line the walls of the museum — never a More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Landon Bradbary – bartender, thespian and Cicerone extraordinaire

Writer, director, actor and bartender Landon Bradbary immediately exudes a big presence and vivacious personality when you meet him. He’s gregarious and bold behind the bar as well as on the stage. More...

SHOT IN KEY WEST

Got a great Key West photo? Share it with everyone. Send your images to okillian@floridaweekly.com Tell us where you’re from and where you shot the photo.   More...

Map It Out

Getting around Key West

1. Southernmost Point The corner of South Street and Whitehead Street southernmostpointwebcam.com The city of Key West erected this now-famous concrete buoy in 1983 to denote the southernmost point in the continental United States. More...

Arts and Entertainment News

MUSIC SCENE

Gypsy minstrel Jeff Clark

In January of 2004, seeking warmer weather, Jeff Clark packed his belongings in a van and left his home of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, making his way south in the early stages of a gypsy minstrel life. More...

KEY WEST GALLERY GUIDE

For a comprehensive guide and map to Key West’s finest art galleries visit keysarts.com/artist_ connections/gallery_ guide.pdf Special events this week: The Historic Armory Studios More...

KEY WEST HAPPY HOUR GUIDE

Your guide to where the locals go for happy hour drink and food specials.  Alonzo’s 700 Front St. 4-6:30 p.m. Half-price appetizers and drink specials alonzosoysterbar.com  Bagatelle 115 Duval St. 4-6 p.m. More...

Conch Republic Days Bed Races

‘As much fun as you can have in bed with clothes on!’

On Saturday, April 30, the Bourbon Street Pub will host the annual Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race, reportedly, the celebration’s oldest and most famous event. More...

PINK TRIANGLE

Christopher Peterson: The one and only EYECON

Sometime in the early 2000s I was visiting a Canadian cousin and was invited to attend a poetry conference in Ottawa, the capital. More...

DRAG LIFE

Sushi: The house queen of 801 Cabaret

Spelled out on the wall behind the bar in huge letters lit with orange bulbs are the words DRAG ASYLUM. More...

Good times in the Conch Republic

Here are three attractions for the whole family that capture Key West’s artistic inclinations, diverse history and whimsical beauty. Mallory Square More...

Little White House holds wealth of history

Step inside the Harry S. Truman Little White House, and you’ll be forgiven for feeling the sudden urge to solve domestic policy issues while on vacation. More...

Off Off Duval

An insider’s look at Key West

The most traveled and visible street in Key West is only the beginning, the surface, of what the town has to offer. More...

Real Estate News

House Hunting:

408 Margaret St.

This magnificent total renovation in Old Town Key West is near the Historic Seaport area and just blocks from famous Duval Street.  Built in 1889, the home is listed on the National Register of Historic Homes and it maintains the classic Conch a More...

A historic beauty in Old Town

1221 Newton St.

This beautiful home was originally built in 1938 and is located on a large corner lot in Old Town Key West. More...

What To Do Where To Go

WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO

SPECIAL EVENTS Conch Republic Days After Parade Party and Awards Ceremony April 28, 9 p.m. Conch Republic Days Victory Party April 29, 10 p.m. Schooner Wharf Bar 202 William St. Schoonerwharf.com More...

Key West Dining

Isle Cook Special Events

Wine Education Event Saturday, April 30 Napa Valley Vintners’ Association Event: Napa Cabernet Sauvignon — $35 — 2:30-4:30 p.m. Join us for a delicious and informative afternoon of wine tasting and education from advanced sommelier Greg Rivera. More...

KEY WEST CUISINE

The Square Grouper Bar and Grill and My New Joint

The Square Grouper Bar and Grill on Cudjoe Key is known for its fresh local seafood, fresh produce and fresh herbs along with an enticing atmosphere and a wonderful staff. More...