December 15, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

PINK TRIANGLE

Larry Blackburn: Key West’s gentle giant

To say Larry Blackburn is an imposing figure would be an understatement. At 6-feet-5 and with twinkling hazel eyes, Larry is easy to spot in any room. 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...

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 www.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

Lance Taylor, Key West’s Bob Dylan

After a nomadic life as a child, Lance Taylor has found his home. More...

DRAG LIFE

Elle Taylor stuns on stage at Aqua Nightclub

When I was a teenager, I used to come to Key West frequently on vacation. I always marveled at the women lined up selling the drag shows outside the 801 Bourbon Bar. They were gorgeous and I was envious beyond belief. 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 www.alonzoysterbar.com Bagatelle 115 Duval St. 4-6 p.m. Half-price drinks $5 appetizers www.Bagatellekeywest.com More...

‘It’s Only a Play’ premieres at Waterfront Playhouse

The Waterfront Playhouse opens its 2016/2017 season this week with “It’s Only a Play” by distinguished playwright Terrence McNally. It takes place during the opening night party for “The Golden Egg,” a new Broadway show. More...

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...

Holiday Historic Inn Tours

On Friday, Dec. 16, locals and visitors can delight in exploring a festively decorated wonderland of some of Key West’s most charming inns, guest-houses and bed & breakfasts plus a butterfly wonderland during the Holiday Historic Inn Tours. More...

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Sail Away with John Moore

A booze cruise has the connotation of a spring break party to most, a loud and crowded excursion designed solely for gratuitous drinking in an extremely short period of time, disguised as sunset-watching recreation. 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

Charming home in the Meadows

1408 Petronia St. – $925,000

This historic three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is bursting with artistic flair and Key West character. Situated in the coveted Meadows neighborhood, the home is fenced for privacy. More...

Turnkey Beach Condo

2601 South Roosevelt Blvd. 207A — $489,000

This beautiful, sleek and spacious one-bedroom, one-bath Key West by the Sea beach condo underwent a stunning renovation in 2012. The open floor plan flows to a private balcony with gorgeous ocean, pool and tropical garden views. More...

What To Do Where To Go

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS Battle of the Songwriters Live Songwriting Competition Dec. 15, 3 p.m. The Key West Theater-Back Room 512 Eaton St. www.thekeywesttheater.com More...

Key West Dining

KEY WEST CUISINE

Tasting menu on tap at Isle Cook Key West

Friday, Dec. 16 at 5:30 p.m. Chef’s Tasting Menu Chef Kalen Fortuna Island Christmas Dinner $85 per person Join Chef Kalen Fortuna of Little Palm Island for an incredible island Christmas dinner. More...