Nov 082014
 

state parkState parks in Florida are offering free entry Veterans Day.

The offer  November 11 is valid at most state parks, including several in South Florida and the Florida Keys.

The Skyway Fishing Pier in St. Pete is excluded. At the parks waiving their entry fees, regular  fees for boat rentals and other activities are in effect.

Information about state parks in Florida is on the website.

 Posted by on November 8, 2014
Sep 052013
 

state parksFlorida state parks, including state parks in the Florida Keys, are offering a free entry day for guests who bring a book.

In support of International Literacy Day,  most state parks are offering the book-related entry day September 8.

Display a checked out library book, a library card or drop off a family-friendly book.

Regular fees for boat rentals and other activities are in effect. Information is on the Florida State Parks website.

 Posted by on September 5, 2013
Jan 182013
 

everglades eSeveral national parks, including some in The Florida Keys and other parts of Florida, are waiving usual entrance fees January 21.

The  money-saving offer is for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

The participating parks  include

 Posted by on January 18, 2013
Sep 112012
 

The Historic Key West Inns   are offering free perks to eligible guests.

The longer the stay, the more amenties guests receive.

The perks may include free beverages, free entry to local  attractions and free slices of  key lime pie.

With a seven night stay, receive all the amenities and a free seventh night.

Some exceptions and exclusions apply.

The offer is available for those booking at least two days.  For reservations phone 800-549-4430 and request the “Stay Longer – Get More” deal.

 

 Posted by on September 11, 2012
Aug 202012
 

bmuseumFolks on active duty in the armed forces and their families are eligible for  free entry to an assortment of venues, including several in the Florida Keys.

The free entry for military members and their families in the summer is presented by the Blue Star Museums program.

The program is available to September 3, 2012.

Participating museums are featured on the website.

Here are some .

Islamorada

Key West

 Posted by on August 20, 2012
Aug 152012
 

Protecting the ocean and reefs with zoning and other regularions are among the topics featured in a free program.

Scientist Martin ‘Skip’ Moe Jr. is the featured speaker  at the  Florida Keys History of Diving Museum.  

The program is  7 p.m. August 15 at The History of Diving Museum is at mile marker 83 in Islamorada, 305-664-9737

 Posted by on August 15, 2012
Jul 132012
 

Proper equipment for diver is safety is among the topics featured in a free presentation in Islamorada.

The program is among the free events   at the  Florida Keys History of Diving Museum.  

The discussion of proper diving equipment is 7 p.m. July 18 at The History of Diving Museum is at mile marker 83 in Islamorada, 305-664-9737

 Posted by on July 13, 2012