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Sep 192014

Theater-goers in Key Largo who purchase tickets early save $2.

The offer is for three short plays presented by The Key Players October 2-4 and October 16-18.

Tickets are $18 if purchased early at participating merchants or $20 online and at the door.  The show is at the government building mile marker 102, Key Largo.

Information is on the The Key Players website,  954-453-0997






















 Posted by on September 19, 2014
Sep 162014

Several national parks in Florida, including in the Florida Keys, are waiving usual entry fees. 

The  money-saving offer for National Public Lands Day  is September 27.

Participating parks include

 Posted by on September 16, 2014
Sep 122014

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 September 12, 2014
Sep 122014

kl festVarious singer-songwriters are featured at an assortment of venues accessible for the Key Largo Songfest.

The event presented by The Downtown Key Largo Association,  is  October 11, October 12 and October 13 at different venues in Key Largo.

Information is featured on the event website.

 Posted by on September 12, 2014