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High:88°Low:75°

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H:89°
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H:83°
L:67°

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H:86°
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GOING DOWN

The Schooner Wharf hosts today’s 25th Annual Minimal Regatta starting at 11am in Key West Bight— all ‘boats’ are made from one 4×8 sheet, so expect chills, spills and waterlogged thrills

Life in Key West

Chihuahua Races

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Rick’s Bar plays host to the 3rd Annual Running of the Chihuahuas to benefit the Xena Fund



Girls Night Out

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The May GNO is welcomed at the Salty Angler, with it’s music & bar vibe up front and a delightful garden out back


Conch Car & Bike Show

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The Schooner Wharf hosts the traditional Conch Cruiser show at the end of Conch Republic Independence Days


Bed Races

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Key West’s annual attraction pits the finest in bed racing in a showdown on Duval Street


The Bloody Battle

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As the Island secedes, a battle (using stale Cuban bread and water hose weapons) with the USCG ensues, followed by a surrender party (what else?)


World’s Longest Parade

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Beginning with the Duval Mile Run, the Parade from the Atlantic to the Gulf celebrates Conch Republic Independence


March of the Sea Dogs

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The Xena Fund presents the March of the Sea Dogs, beginning at Mel Fisher’s Museum


April Artisan Market

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The final Market of the season celebrates the Conch Republic


Drag Races ’16

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What could be simpler: drag queens, high heels and the Bourbon St Bar boys racing down Duval?