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Key West Pride 2022: Diversity, Equality and Camaraderie

The subtropical island of Key West will welcome revelers to its annual Pride celebrations June 1-5, with a jam-packed schedule that features several dozen Pride events. The festivities showcase the diversity and equality that help make the continental United States’ southernmost city a top vacation destination for LGBTQ visitors from around the world.

By |2022-05-18T18:43:12-04:00May 18, 2022|

Spotlight: Drag Performer Kyle Stewart Dazzles Key West Audiences

Kyle Stuart brings his famous drag character Deja to life nightly in the “Sushi and the 801 Girls” show at Key West’s popular 801 Bourbon Bar. When he’s not entertaining audiences with his over-the-top costumes and makeup, he loves to be out on the water fishing and diving — even spearfishing and targeting lobsters.

By |2022-05-03T15:16:00-04:00April 6, 2022|

Expect High-Heeled Hijinks at Wacky Key West Competition

In Key West each April, “drag racing” takes on a whole new meaning — as exotic drag queens don quirky sporting attire, lavish wigs and towering high heels to vie for victory in the Conch Republic Drag Race. The offbeat competition is scheduled April 16 on Duval Street (appropriately dubbed Key West’s “main drag”).

By |2022-03-23T14:43:54-04:00March 23, 2022|

Key West Locals Become ‘Strange Bedfellows’ for Charity

Key West’s 40th annual Conch Republic Blue Ribbon Bed Race is scheduled to “blanket” the island’s famed Duval Street April 23. The zany event, billed as “the most fun you can have in bed with your clothes on,” features decorated beds on wheels that are propelled along Duval by teams of costumed runners.

By |2022-03-30T17:48:29-04:00March 9, 2022|

Off the Beaten Path: Discover Two Exotic Key West Gardens

Two Key West public gardens invite visitors to wander off the beaten path and experience the island's unique horticulture and foliage, hidden natural beauty and unique ecosystems showcasing Mother Nature at her best. Discover the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden and the Key West Garden Club’s headquarters at West Martello Tower.

By |2022-02-23T15:09:52-05:00February 23, 2022|

Birthday Celebration Honors Tennessee Williams in Key West

Each spring, the Tennessee Williams Birthday Celebration honors the openly gay playwright who lived and wrote in Key West from 1949 to 1983. The 2022 commemoration includes showings of films adapted from Williams’ plays, curator-led tours of Key West's Tennessee Williams Museum, writing competitions, theatrical presentations and a birthday reception (complete with cake).

By |2022-02-10T19:17:03-05:00February 9, 2022|

Key West’s LGBTQ Lodgings Provide a Welcome Wintertime Retreat

Now that winter snow and freezing weather have invaded much of the U.S., why not escape to Key West? As well as far warmer temps, the laidback island offers scenic wide-open spaces, outdoor activities like swimming, snorkeling and paddling — and five amazing LGBTQ-oriented lodging options with lots of extras in store for guests.

By |2022-01-27T16:58:53-05:00January 26, 2022|

‘Heady’ Competition Brings Mardi Gras Vibe to Key West

Celebrating its 38th year of delighting audiences, Key West’s Headdress Ball is set for Saturday, Feb. 26, at the Coffee Butler Amphitheater. The glamorous LGBTQ gala typically features about 25 contestants showcasing huge and elaborate original masks, cowls, bonnets and other headgear — with top Florida Keys talents staging dazzling entertainment between headdress presentations.

By |2022-01-25T19:14:11-05:00January 12, 2022|

Key West’s Kelly McGillis Classic Sets the Pace for Female Flag Football Around the Globe

Teams from around the world will compete in adrenaline-packed sporting events in Key West Jan. 24-31, during the 30th annual Kelly McGillis Classic International Women’s & Girls’ Flag Football Championship. The fun includes acting workshops and performances guided by Kelly McGillis herself, a former Key West resident who co-starred in “Top Gun.”

By |2022-01-25T14:18:50-05:00December 29, 2021|
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