MUSIC SCENE

Tic ... tic ... tic ... Sh-Boom!


Touted as an effusive, brass-burnished garage-soul band with definite Motown doo-wop appeal, and bolstered with full-throated force of pipes that is front-woman Mizz Bren, the Sh-Booms are on their way down to Key West from Orlando to light up the stage on the beach at the Southernmost Beach Resort on Friday, June 3. This is their first time to our […]

KEY WEST HAPPY HOUR GUIDE



Your guide to where the locals go for happy hour drink and food specials. Alonzo’s700 Front St.4-6:30 p.m.Half-price appetizersalonzoysterbar.com Bagatelle115 Duval St.4-6 p.m.Half-price drinks$5 appetizersBagatellekeywest.com Bistro Sole1019 White St.Monday through Friday5-6:30 p.m.Half-price beer and wineTapas specialsBistrosole.com Blue Macaw Island Eats and Bar804 Whitehead St.Every day with live music4-7 p.m.$3 well drinks, domestic beers andhouse winesBluemacawkw.com Boathouse Bar and Grill400 Greene […]

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 The nightly Sunset Celebration at Mallory Square is the best free show in town, a center of Key West commerce and performance art (mallorysquare.com). The square’s history dates back to the town’s early years when it was incorporated in […]

NOT-TO-MISS ATTRACTIONS



Audubon House & TropicalGardens205 Whitehead St.(305) 294- 2116 or (877) 294-2470audubonhouse.comOriginal lithographs of John JamesAudubon’s drawings are on display atthis former home of shipwreck salvagerCapt. John Geiger. CityView TrolleyTours of Key West1045 Whitehead St.(305) 294-0644cityviewtrolleys.comThese open-air trolleys offer hop-on-and-off tours that incorporate narrationof the history of Key West. Conch Tour Train303 Front St.(305) 294-5161 or (888) 916-8687conchtourtrain.comThe Conch Train has […]

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. It’s here, inside this spectacular circa 1890 home, that some of the nation’s most influential leaders have retreated from the public eye to rest, recuperate and bring new meaning to the term “working vacation.” […]

SHOT IN KEY WEST



KEY WEST CUISINE

It’s 915 for a sophisticated menu and top wine list


Located at 915 Duval St. in a beautiful Victorian mansion in the heart of Old Town, 915 offers Key West ambience with a sophisticated and varied menu and an excellent wine list. Owners Stuart and Josephine Kemp have made 915 a favorite of locals and tourists alike. The menu changes often and always includes fresh seafood and inventive dishes that […]

Old Town charm

1405 Olivia St. $1,425,000

Nestled in Old Town Key West’s desirable Meadows neighborhood, this stately Classical Revival gem is not to be missed. Award-winning renovations beautifully maintain the home’s historic character while offering the best of modern living. This three-bedroom, 2½ bath, family home is perfect for entertaining. A wonderful open kitchen and living area lead through three sets of French doors to generous […]

Open plan cottage

30 Passover Lane

Just listed. This is the perfect cottage in Old Town Key West. The living room has beamed vaulted ceilings, a skylight and custom built-ins. The kitchen features a classic tin ceiling, stainless appliances and a breakfast bar. This home has an open floor plan along with an additional sleeping loft/storage space. This property offers a delightful front porch, a side […]

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