One of music’s biggest stars plays Key West tonight - Lee Brice standing in front of a building - Lee Brice

One of music’s biggest stars plays Key West tonight

There are artists whose fame and influence transcend their musical genres. And for Lee Brice, who plays the Key West Amphitheater this Thursday evening (Nov. 7), the...
Fantasy Fest Party

Four Candidates Vie for Fantasy Fest King and Queen Titles

By Erin Stover Sickmen For 29 years, Fantasy Fest has been ruled by royalty, courtesy of AH Monroe (formerly AIDS Help Monroe), a local nonprofit. The annual event...
Battle for the Birds! Parrothead Massacre raises funds for Key West Wildlife Center - A close up of a stuffed animal - Omi Trumbo

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 - A group of people posing for a photo - The Echo

‘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 - A green plant - Medical cannabis

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 - A cup of coffee on a table - Florida Keys

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...
Two-day party features swimsuit fashion show and axe throwing - A group of people posing for the camera - Square Grouper Bar and Grill

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 - A group of people sitting at a table in a restaurant - Duval Street

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 - A bicycle parked in front of a store - Green Parrot Bar

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 - A person sitting at a table with wine glasses - Glitchcraft

“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...