Free entertainment at Island Grass Music Fest in Lower Keys

By Patti Entertainment, vendor booths and raffles are featured at a free festival in the Florida Keys. Island Grass Music Fest, which benefits a local Habitat for Humanity organization, is 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. February 22 at Boondocks. Performers include Howard Livingston and the Mile Marker 24 Band, the Doerfels, Pat McCune, Piper Road […]

Art & Music event in Key West

By Patti Delight in the work of artists and artisans and savor the sounds of bands performing at a festive event in Key West. The Schooner Wharf Open Air Art & Music Affair in the Key West Historic Seaport is March 7, with art exhibits 9:30 a.m. to about 6 p.m. and music to about […]

Free fun at Island Fest in Islamorada

By Patti Jewelry, paintings, sculptures, performers and vintage vehicles are featured at Florida Keys Island Fest. Entry is free. The event is March 28 and March 29 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Founder’s Park, mile marker 87. Kids’ activities include painting a dolphin statue, hula hoop events and building sand sculptures. Entry is free, […]

12 free and cheap things to do in The Florida Keys

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By Alexxis Lopez Looking for fun and free things to do on your visit to the Florida Keys? We’ve updated and expanded our post on the best free and cheap things to do in the Florida Keys. Discover 12 of the best free and cheap things to add to your itinerary the next time you […]

Free nautical flea market in Florida Keys this weekend

By Patti Water enthusiasts browse among vendors selling snorkel equipment, boats and other nautical items at a free event on Big Pine Key. The Big Pine Key Nautical Flea Market is a family- friendly event that includes music by local and regional entertainers. The event is 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. January 17 and January […]

Free nautical flea market in the Florida Keys

By Patti Water enthusiasts browse among vendors selling snorkel equipment, boats and other nautical items at a free event on Big Pine Key. The Big Pine Key Nautical Flea Market is a family- friendly event that includes music by local and regional entertainers. The event is 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. January 17 and January […]

Deal price of $99 for ferry round-trip Fort Myers Beach to Key West

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By Patti The Key West Express is selling round-trip tickets for a discount price of $99. The boat ferries guests from Fort Myers Beach to Key West. The $99 deal is for round trip tickets to be redeemed in 2015 or 2016. The tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable, and may be used for gifts. Other […]

Purchase tickets early for Key West Express ferry from Fort Myers Beach

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By Patti The Key West Express ferry offers a discount for folks who reserve round trip tickets early. The boat ferries travelers from Key West to Fort Myers Beach. Round trip tickets purchased at least eight days early are $119 Mondays to Thursdays, a savings of $30 Round trip tickets purchased at least eight days […]

Discounts at Key West inn

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By Patti Discounts for guests are offered at the The Inn at Key West. With the various deals, exceptions and restrictions may apply. The deals include 50% off a fourth night for eligible accommodations. The deals include $10 off rates with reservations made on online and discounts for AAA members. Information is online or 305-294-5541 […]

Vacation discounts in the Florida Keys, Marco Island, Amelia Island & others

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For vacation discounts in Florida, including Orlando, Amelia Island and Naples,  a wide variety of hotels and resorts are featured in deals offered by Groupon Getaways, Living Social Escapes and others on our travel deals page. Some vacation deals are promoted as discounts of 40 percent and 50 percent, or more. These are a few of the deals, with […]