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May 272015

Local residents of Key West are eligible for a discount at Shor Restaurant.

The 20% off deal is valid at the restaurant, Blue Mojito Bar and Jala Spa at Hyatt Key West Resort and Spa, 601 Front St., 305-809-4032

A coupon for the offer is among various deals in town featured on the website for the Chamber of Commerce.

ID is required for deals specifically for local residents.




 Posted by on May 27, 2015
May 152015

Stroll among art galleries and shops at free art walk events in The Florida Keys.

The art walk festivities in Key West and Islamorada are most Third Thursdays of the month, about 6 p.m.

The Morada Way Arts District in Islamorada offers its art walk festivities most third Thursdays. The events are presented by the Morada Way Arts and Cultural District, between mile marker 81 and mile marker 82,  phone 305-664-9100

In Key West, the  various art galleries and shops around White Street from Southard to United streets  participate in  The Walk On White Gallery Walk  most third Thursdays of the month,  6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Some of the venues may offer refreshments and free entertainment


 Posted by on May 15, 2015
Apr 282015

General entry tickets for a tasting festival at Key West BrewFest are $5 less if purchased before the event.  BrewFest with various events is September 3 to September 7. The tasting festival is 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. September 5. The price for general tickets is $35 or $40 at the door. Information about when tickets go on sale and how to purchase them is on the BrewFest website.

 Posted by on April 28, 2015
Apr 272015
For performances on eligible Fridays, Waterfront Playhouse in Key West offers Date Night discounts for two tickets.
The discount for two tickets purchased together is $10 per ticket.
Waterfront Playhouse offers other discounts.
  • $25 tickets for previews
  • $5 discount for seniors age 65 and older
  • $20 discount for active military personnel
  • $20 discount for full-time students younger than 25
  • 10 percent to 20 percent off for eligible groups

Restrictions and exceptions may apply.

Waterfront Playhouse is at 312 Wall Street, Key West, 305-294-5015

 Posted by on April 27, 2015