May 26, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

The last burlesque of the season at 801 is a not-to-miss show

Set aside anything you have planned for the last Monday in May, and climb the stairs at the 801 Bar to the upstairs cabaret stage for the Burlesque at 801 performance. If you don’t, you’ll be hearing about it from everyone who attended. More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

The vintage Mark Christopher Straiton

Arguably, the trendiest bar in Key West is The Other Side at Caroline and Duval streets. More...

SHOT IN KEY WEST

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Getting around Key West

1. Southernmost Point The corner of South Street and White head 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

Sparkly, spunky Spectrelles remain true to themselves, fans

This is a story about glamour and glitter and rock ’n’ roll. This is a story about the Divas of Doo Wop, the Sisters Spectrelle: Ellie, Baby Tracy and Raquelle, the Official Girl Group of the Conch Republic. 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 600 White St. 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 alonzoysterbar.com Bagatelle 115 Duval St. 4-6 p.m. Half-price drinks $5 appetizers Bagatellekeywest.com More...

Key West’s young new power couple: Nick and Kelly Norman

Key West is one of the most receptive areas in the United States, or even the world, for creative people to find a niche to do whatever it is they really want to do. Musicians, artists, writers, actors, street entertainers ... More...

PINK TRIANGLE

All for fun and fun for all: Survivors Party welcomes everyone

What started off 40 years ago as a gay community effort to support drag entertainers through the long, slow season by throwing a luxe and lively adult benefit on Memorial Day has grown into a communitywide, year-round charity, the 501(c)(3) Sister Se 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...

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...

LOCAL MUSIC

The Sunday Ramble serves as the ultimate display of local musical talent

Just about a year ago, one of the most successful gatherings of local musicians anywhere dawned on stage at the freshly renovated Key West Theater and displayed a level of passion that rocked the packed house.  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

Turnkey home is a preservation award winner

1019 Eaton St.

This is your opportunity to live in one of Old Town Key West’s most sought-after addresses and one of 2016’s Preservation Award Winners, 1019 Eaton St.  This lovely three-bedroom, two-bathroom eyebrow home has been lovingly and exten More...

Family compound offers privacy and three living areas

1423 Flagler Ave.

This property is a private, walled, family compound with three living spaces that are all surrounded by tropical gardens and a sparkling pool. More...

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KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS Southernmost Seminoles 5K run 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 28 White Street Pier White Street and Atlantic Boulevard For information, call (305) 923-1484. Rotary Unity Bike Ride 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Key West Dining

Munchbox new option in town for breakfast, lunch

Gourmet coffees, sandwiches and salads are the hallmark of this recent addition to Key West’s breakfast and lunch venues. More...

KEY WEST CUISINE

The Thirsty Mermaid: From burgers to caviar

Tommy Quartararo and his wife, Kristen Onderdonk, owners of Blackfin Bistro and Antonia’s, have now opened The Thirsty Mermaid featuring Chef Ryan Shapiro. More...