BOOKS & BOOKS @ THE STUDIOS



It’s just after 6:15 p.m. in Key West when a family of three pulls to a shuddering stop atop their rented bicycles. After fiddling with cumbersome locks and a fussy child strapped into a bucket seat mounted over the back wheel of one of the bikes, the trio makes their way to a set of glass doors — clearly marked […]

Comedy Key West



Key West is a funny town. Part paradise, part performance art, spend a little time on our sun-dappled streets and you’ll start to understand why the nickname Key Weird has stuck around for decades. Clichés abound at the Southernmost town: we’ve got sequin-bedecked drag queens sharing rainbow crosswalks with Army Special Forces members in town for a week of underwater […]

OFF OFF DUVAL

The most traveled and visible street in Key West is only the beginning, the surface, of what the town has to offer. Ask the locals about their favorite spots, stroll through quiet neighborhoods or down alleyways off Duval and you’ll begin to dive deeper into the quieter, more diverse and less readily apparent offerings. Here are nine spots that you […]

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. 2. Conch Tour Train  303 Front St., Key West 305-294-5161 or 888-916-8687 www.conchtourtrain.com The Conch Train has been winding its way through the streets of Key […]

BARTENDER OF THE WEEK

Landon Bradbary – bartender, thespian and cicerone extraordinaire


Writer, director, actor, 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. He’s been bartending at the ultra-trendy Porch at the corner of Duval and Caroline since the day it opened nearly six years ago, and is well-suited to the bar […]

KEY WEST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS “Avenue Q”  March 29, 30, 31, April 3 and 4, 8 p.m. The Waterfront Playhouse 407 Wall St. www.waterfrontplayhouse.org “Native Gardens”  March 29, 30 and 31, April 3 and 4, 8 p.m. Red Barn Theatre 319 Duval St. #2 www.redbarntheatre.com The Porch’s Annual Beer Pong  Tournament  Benefiting the Florida Keys SPCA March 31, 3 to 8 p.m. The […]

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 Blackfin  918 Duval St. 4:30-6:30 p.m. $7 menu Blue Macaw Island Eats and Bar  804 Whitehead St. Every day with live music 4-7 p.m. $3 well […]

Broadway backwards to benefit Key West High School drama club


On April 4 at the Key West Theater, some of Key West’s favorite performers will be singing Broadway songs originally written for the opposite gender in “Broadway Backwards” to benefit the Key West High School Drama Club’s upcoming musical. Juliet Gray, Abigail Houff, Victoria Martin, Chad Newman, Laura Richardson, Adam Sweitzer and Alexandra Zeto are just a few of the […]

‘Avenue Q’ returns to the Waterfront Playhouse


One of the most celebrated productions in the Waterfront Playhouse’s history of celebrated productions returns for a three-week run. The Broadway phenomenon, “Avenue Q ,” opens on March 29 and will run until April 14. The entire run of “Avenue Q” last season sold out, receiving critical accolades. One of the most honored musicals in recent history, “Avenue Q” won […]

CAUGHT IN KEY WEST THIS WEEK


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