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Jul 292014

Snack on light refreshments while gazing at artwork to launch an exhibit in Key West.

The event is 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. August 1 at Gato Building, 1100 Simonton St., Key West.

Pieces by various artists are showcased in the display.



 Posted by on July 29, 2014
Jul 152014

With tickets for Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters purchased online, guests receive a 10 percent discount on general entry fees.

The regular entry prices are $15 for kids and $20 for teens and adults. The marine life attraction in Marathon features with sharks and reef fish.

The discount prices are $18 for adults and $13.50 for kids.  Several opportunities for the discounts are offered, including tickets purchased online, tickets for Florida residents and tickets for active military.

Information about the attraction is on the website.




 Posted by on July 15, 2014
Jul 142014

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.

In Key West, the  Studios of Key West and various art galleries and shops 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 offer refreshments and free entertainment. The  Studios of Key West is at  600 White Street, 305-296-0458

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

 Posted by on July 14, 2014