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Subtropic Dive Center - Dive the third largest Barrier Reef in the world, located within the Florida Keys Marine Sanctuary. We run three trips daily on each of our boats…wrecks, reefs and night dives. Don't miss out on this fantastic adventure!

Waterfront Playhouse - Waterfront Playhouse, a professional theater located in Mallory Square in Old Town, Key West, Florida, presents comedies, dramas, musicals, outreach programs, classes, audience talk-backs, an alternative venue, plays, readings and more.

Danger Charters - Sail to a place where the wildlife is still "wild", and your interaction with nature is intimate and authentic. You feel as if you’ve stepped back in time, back to the days when the Florida Keys backcountry was home to traditional, shallow-draft sailing craft, captained by local water men that had grown up sailing and navigating the notorious shallows and challenging narrow channels of the Florida Keys.

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Underwater Music Festival - The quirky underwater concert takes place at Looe Key Reef, an area of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary approximately six miles south of Big Pine Key. Each year, the subsea songfest draws as many as 600 divers and snorkelers to explore the colorful diversity of marine life that characterizes continental America's only living coral barrier reef.

Key West Fantasy Fest - This huge festival in key west includes some awesome events! An outrageous, 10-day celebration featuring costume competitions, promenades, street fairs and a grand parade with marching groups and lavish floats.

Hemingway Days - Whether composing novels in his Whitehead Street writing studio or fishing for big game in local waters, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ernest Hemingway left a powerful legacy in Key West. His zest for life, literary accomplishments and enduring affection for the island he called home throughout the 1930s is commemorated during the annual Hemingway Days celebration.

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A&B Lobster House - A&B Lobster House combines the best of Key West tradition with the latest in culinary innovation. Savor the elegant atmosphere and spectacular views of the Key West Bight, while enjoying our exceptional menu and large selection of boutique wines.

Mangia Mangia - Here in Key West, Mangia Mangia is famous not only for their fresh homemade pasta, but also for creating a nourishing meal that envelops you by sight, smell and taste. Choose from spagettini topped with green-lipped New Zealand mussels in a garlicky marinara sauce, Linguine with clams in shallot, white wine, garlic and butter broth, and a delicious variety of other pasta dishes.

Kelly's Restaurants - Located at 301 Whitehead Street, on the corner of White and Caroline, stands one of Key West's most impressive and historic Buildings - Kelly's Caribbean Bar, Grill & Brewery. Visitors will enjoy sumptuous dining and chilled cocktails where travelers once dreamed from Key West to Cuba.

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