Entertainment, art exhibits, food, antique autos, DIY-boat race and activities for kids are featured at Island Fest in Islamorada, an event with free entry. The festival is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 1 and April 2 at Founders Park. Entry to the event is free. On-site parking is $5. Entertainment and performers include Pit Bull of […]
The Studios of Key West offers free entry to its art galleries and free open house events. The galleries, which display work by local and international artists, are open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. most Tuesdays to Saturdays. Open house events are 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Thursdays of most months, except September The address is 533 Eaton St., […]
Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical attraction offers free entry for Florida Keys residents with appropriate ID is the first Sunday of most months, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Regular entry frees are $7 for ages 12 and older, $5 for active military personnel with ID, $5 for seniors at least 65 years old, free for kids age 11 […]
Outdoor performances by a local Florida Keys band offer free entertainment in Islamorada. Most of the musical events are 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Founders Park Amphitheater, mile marker 87, in Islamorada. The January concert is in Key Largo at the Government and Cultural Center. The shows are presented by Community Concert Band, 305-451-4530 […]
Individual squares produced by about 400 Florida Keys artists are linked as a single display being exhibited at various venues in the Keys. Entry is free to see the 24-foot mosaic mural at various venues. February 7-22 government building, 102500 Overseas Highway, Bayside, Key Largo February 24-March 8 Ocean Sotheby’s Gallery, 81888 Overseas Highway, Islamorada March 10-22 Shady […]
Stroll among art galleries, shops and street vendors at free art walk events in The Florida Keys. The popular ArtWalk festivities in Islamorada are most Third Thursdays of the month, about 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Island Time Trolley offers free transportation to ArtWalk from select inns and resorts in the Upper Keys. Information is online […]
Lots of performers showcase their talents at beaches, bars, theaters, resorts and other venues during the Key West Songwriter’s Festival. Most of the shows are free to attend, and some require purchased tickets. The festival features numerous entertainers in about 50 shows May 10 to May 14. Information is on the festival website.
Free programs at the History of Diving Museum in Islamorada feature speakers discussing interesting topics related to the ocean and diving. The free events at the Diving Museum are 7 p.m. most third Wednesdays of the month. The diving museum is 82990 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, 305-664-9737 If you want to visit during the day, you can get $2 off […]