Mid August in the Florida Keys

This is the Calendar of Activities in the Keys from August 6- August 13th:

It is our pleasure to bring you the local events and activities that you may to take advantage of this week while staying at KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas & Marinas.  From KeysCaribbean you can enjoy all that the Keys has to offer!

Fishing, summer relaxation, a fishing tournament,  and just relaxing in the sun… that’s this week in the Florida Keys, or what we call, “Paradise.”


The Upper Keys, Islamorada and Key Largo:

In Islamorada from January 20th to December 21st, The History of Diving Museum presents: Immerse Yourself! 2016 Lecture Series Celebrate the museum’s 10th anniversary by attending a free lecture series held at the museum, located at MM 82.9, every third Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. Adventurers from treasure hunters to aquanauts help tell the story of mankind’s attempts to explore, understand and venture under the sea. The evening lectures are informal, informative and provide a valuable educational resource at the museum, an acclaimed facility dedicated to the collection, preservation and display of relics and artifacts related to diving and its heritage. Questions, Contact: 305-664-9737

This year’s Inaugural Florida Keys Poker Paddle event, from 9AM to NOON, will be open to everyone to participate in a “poker” paddle race for kayaks and stand-up paddle boards in beautiful Islamorada of the Florida Keys on August 13th. Essentially a “poker run” is an excuse to get together, have some fun and raise money and awareness for a great cause. This years Poker Paddle will be supporting two great veterans organizations Folds of Honor and Long Walk Home. Whether you are the fastest paddler out there and the last one to finish, you have the same chances of winning some great prizes. After the paddle we will have some great beer donated by some of our favorite local breweries as well as a cash BBQ. Register online.

The Middle Keys, Marathon

Sleepy sleepy HOT and quiet days in The Middle Key

Lower Keys, Big Pine and Key West

The Key West Fishing Tournament runs from April 9th to November 30th. More than 40 species of fish are targeted during these months, with divisions for men, women, junior anglers (ages 10 to 14) and Pee Wees (under 10 years old). The Key West Fishing Tournament strongly encourages the release of game fish. All participating anglers receive certificates noting their catches and qualify for a variety of prizes. Questions, Contact: Rob Harris 305-587-6718 or Email: director@keywestfishingtournament.com

The week of August 11th to the 14th, The 20th Annual Key West Lobsterfest: A Crustacean Celebration! Events include a Thursday night lobster boil, Friday night Duval Crawl, Saturday street fair with lobster-inspired culinary creations and a free concert, and a luscious lobster brunch Sunday. The festive feast celebrates the start of the Florida Keys lobster season. Questions, Contact: 305-744-9804

Also from August 11th to the 14th, “Tropical Heat” brought to you by the The Key West Business Guild is on the calendar. “Tropical Heat”  presents this all-male celebration that typically includes pool and dance parties, on-the-water adventures and a fashion show that raises money for a local non-profit organization. Questions, Contact: 305-294-4603

A Night of Key West Soul with Lofton “Coffee” Butler & Friends takes place on August 13th. The Key West Theater will proudly present the long awaited encore performance of “A Night of Key West Soul” with the famous Lofton “Coffee” Butler. Born and raised in Key West, Coffee has performed here all his life retiring in 2005. Key West Soul artists all born and raised on the island include the smooth vocals of Cliff Sawyer will melt all over the stage. The “King of Key West Soul”, Robert Albury will cover the famous sounds including his idol Louis Armstrong. Clayton Lopez and his talented sister Mina along with Calvin LopezDoors open 7 p.m., show starts 8 p.m.

Whether you contemplate visiting the Keys for vacation or some of the many fishing and cultural activities going on all year around, anytime  you are in the Keys- Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall……STAY WITH KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas & Marinas IN OUR AMAZING PROPERTIES THROUGHOUT THE KEYS- You will be glad you did!

In The Upper Keys:
In Key Largo and Islamorada, where KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas and Marinas has the exclusive location –Mariners Resort Villas & Marinas


In The Middle Keys:
In the Middle Keys, KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas and Marinas has the Village at Hawks Cay Villas on Duck Key, Indigo Reef Resort Villas & Marina and the Coral Lagoon Resort Villas & Marina vacation rentals in Marathon



In The Lower Keys:
In the Lower Keys, KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas and Marinas has the Coral Hammock Resort Villas and Kings Point Marina & Condominiums vacation rentals

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