Battle for the Birds! Parrothead Massacre raises funds for Key West Wildlife Center

By Erin Stover Sickmen The band Parrothead Massacre, as the name suggests, prides itself on brutally decimating the Trop Rock genre that pervades Key West. The four-piece punk/metal...

‘Dirty Reggae’ at Sunset Pier: Long Beach Dub Allstars and The Aggrolites

The Southern California music scene of the ’90s and early ’00s has become an iconic moment in time for ska, punk and reggae. Counterculture genre-bending band Sublime...

Tokin’ tickets: Marathon tweaks ordinance for civil fines for possession

Although law enforcement officers in Monroe County and Keys municipalities have the ability to issue civil fines, or tickets, for citizens in possession of 20 grams or...

General Horseplay goes the extra 127 miles

Chris Shultz and his cohort of professional merry-makers have been opening, and occasionally closing, bars and restaurants in Key West for a decade now. His team has...

Trio opens new Square Grouper in Islamorada

What’s better than two joints? Three. With Square Grouper Bar & Grill and My New Joint 420 Lounge on Cudjoe Key, Owner Lynn Bell opened the popular Square...

Grand Opening of I.C. Doubles on Duval Street

Back at the turn of the 20th Century, 203 Duval St. was home to the Island City National Bank. It helped fund the development of Duval Street,...

The Ultimate Bucket List: Sloan’s picks for best of Key West

The Weekly has teamed up with local author David Sloan to sneak peek his new book “The Key West Bucket List,” coming out in the spring. Each...

“Glitch” reimagines the bar game

Walking into Glitch feels like walking back in time, maybe into your best friend’s basement, if your best friend was the coolest nerd in the school. The...

Flagler’s Sidecar

The Casa Marina, Henry Flagler’s grand hotel on the south side of Key West, is known as a sort of oasis at the end of the road....

Cures for your body after Fantasy Fest

It’s not a secret: Fantasy Fest wreaks havoc on the body. The sleepless nights, too much alcohol and late-night greasy food – it’s a fast turnaround from...