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Event calendar courtesy of fla-keys.com
The Tourism & Development Council of the Florida Keys

  • 4/24/2017 22nd Annual Taste of Key West

    Scores of area restaurants present mouthwatering samples of their cuisine to benefit AIDS Help Inc. The culinary celebration takes place for the first time at Mallory Square. The open-air gala traditionally spotlights indulgent edibles such as tropical and Caribbean-influenced cuisine, fresh-off-the-boat local seafood, vegetarian dishes and European specialties — all accompanied by a selection of wines from around the world. Tickets available for purchase <a href="https://keystix.ticketforce.com
  • 4/25/2017 - 4/30/2017 The Final Sail

    This four-day challenge is the 'grand finale' of the 4-leg Quest for the Crest Sailfish Series. Team cash prizes include up to $50,000 for first place and $18,000 and $10,000 to second- and third-place anglers, plus trophies, respectively. Early entry fee is available.
  • 4/25/2017 - 5/13/2017 Red Barn Theatre presents: Short Attention Span Theatre

    What do you get when you take a company of actors, directors, and filmmakers and mix in fresh, fun, 10-minute plays? Short Attention Span Theatre, that's what! This evening of shorts typically includes lots of laughs and incredible talent. A high-octane evening of fun for everyone!
  • 4/27/2017 - 4/30/2017 Key West Paddle Classic

    Presented by Lazy Dog Adventures, the challenge includes a 12-mile Elite Race around the island and a 4-mile open race. Other events include a kick-off registration party, paddleboard clinics and races for kids.
  • 4/28/2017 - 4/30/2017 Islamorada Spring Classic

    A family-formatted boat tournament that features nine target gulf and backcountry species. Trophies are to be offered top boats in weight and release categories, as well as private vessel and charter divisions. A junior release division is also planned for anglers up to age 10.
  • 4/29/2017 - 5/3/2017 Tarponian Tournament

    For enthusiastic tarpon anglers, silver kings mean springtime. This high-energy, three-evening tournament mandates that teams fish with a different captain each evening. Teams also rotate among the three major bridge channels in Marathon, so any potential "hot spots" are shared among all anglers.
  • 4/30/2017 - 5/3/2017 Cheeca Lodge and Spa Tarpon Invitational

    A challenging new tournament, fly anglers use only a tournament-furnished tippet not greater than 16-pound test to land tarpon that must measure at least 48 inches and up.
  • 5/4/2017 - 5/27/2017 Christopher Peterson's EYECONS

    A master of impersonations, both visually and vocally, with impeccable comic timing. The show is all LIVE, no lip-sync. Thrill to his parodies of Marilyn Monroe, Carol Channing, Madonna, Joan Rivers, Reba McEntire, Bette Midler, Tina Turner, Julie Andrews, Barbra Streisand, Liza Minnelli, Judy Garland, Eartha Kitt, Cher, Bette Davis, Lucille Ball, even Lady GaGa. Show dates are online. Show times 9 p.m., at La te da 1125 Duval St.
  • 5/4/2017 - 5/20/2017 Marathon Community Theater presents: Bathroom Humor

    From the authors that brought you Love, Sex, and the IRS, comes a play that takes the fun, gossip and shenanigans at a house party away from Pictionary and cold pizza rolls and brings it to the bathroom. Wait until you see what really happens at a party full of co-workers, a down on his luck Elvis Impersonator, and an old man who just has to "go" in this hilarious farce.
  • 5/5/2017 - 5/7/2017 Nick Sheahan Dolphin Rodeo

    A tournament honoring the memory of Nick Sheahan, a Florida Keys student, funds from this event benefit a namesake community scholarship fund. Hosted at Tavernier Creek Marina, cash prizes and $25,000 to the angler with the dolphin that beats the state record. Hosted at Tavernier Creek Marina, entry fee for adults is $185, $50 for juniors.
  • 5/5/2017 - 5/7/2017 Marathon Offshore Bull and Cow Dolphin Tournament

    Over $30,000 is cash and prizes awaits the top anglers with the largest bull and cow combined, while other prizes are awarded to anglers catching the largest dolphin, wahoo, tuna and tripletail.
  • 5/5/2017 - 5/7/2017 Second Annual Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade

    If one man's junk is another man's treasure, then the late Key Largo folk artist Stanley Papio was a treasure hunter extraordinaire. Fans of "outsider art" can celebrate the renegade metal sculptor's legacy with a people-powered parade of mobile sculptures crafted in the spirit of his extraordinary creations. The Papio Kinetic Sculpture Parade features colorful sculptural floats, tricycles with exotically costumed riders, fantastically decorated bicycles and other moving works of art — all power