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The Official Blog of the Key West Historic Seaport 2017-02-21T22:01:18+00:00

The Best Place to Watch the Sunset in the World: Key West

The Best Place to Watch the Sunset in the World: Key West Did you know that if you look really close when the sun sets you can see the green flash? When the conditions are right, a green spot is visible above the upper rim of the sun’s disk. Green flashes occur because the atmosphere can cause the light from the sun to separate out into different colors. Locals know of the green flash and make a point of looking for it every night. It is very seldom to not have an incredible sunset in Key West and [...]

It Ain’t Easy Being Green

It Ain’t Easy Being Green St. Patrick’s Day at the Key West Historic Seaport is where you want to be! This is just another reason to party, although a reason is never needed. Pull out the costumes, paint your hair green, put on your dancing shoes and head to the Historic Seaport. You’ll find everything from green beer pitchers to a huge craft beer selection at The Waterfront Brewery. One of the local favorites is a peanut infused beer. While enjoying your fresh brewed draft, check out the massive game room equipped with video games, pool tables, air [...]

March 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Valentine’s Day the Key West Way

Valentine’s Day the Key West Way New Year’s has come and gone and the holiday of love is right around the corner. Make this Valentine’s Day a night you both will remember with a little help from the Key West Historic Seaport. Save the traditional dinner and movie for another night and experience an intimate dinner cruise under the romantic Key West sunset. With a little help from Islescapes Gourmet Dinner Cruises, your Valentine’s Day will exceed all expectations. Enjoy an exquisite five-course gourmet dinner prepared right in front of you that will be served aboard the beautiful [...]

February 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

7 Adventurous Ways to Achieve New Year’s Resolutions

7 Adventurous Ways to Achieve New Year’s Resolutions Ringing in the New Year is always loaded with friends, family and fun. Parties are thrown, music is turned up load and resolutions are written down. With all the Key West Historic Seaport has to offer, it’s the best place to achieve your resolutions, but in an adventurous way. Step out of your comfort zone this year and finally check everything off of your New Year’s resolution list as COMPLETED. Check out these 7 adventurous ways to achieve your 2018 resolutions. 1. Health | Meet your own personal health goals by registering [...]

January 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Best Lighted Boat Parade in the USA

Best Lighted Boat Parade in the USA A bright sign that the holiday season has arrived are the colorful lights that make neighborhoods and businesses shine all around the world. What could be more festive and Christmas spirited than when lights are dangling from the roof and wrapped around the trees? The Key West Historic Seaport has allocated more lights this year so head over this month and you’ll see for yourself! There’s something more memorable than the same old holiday decorations and it’s the 27th Annual Schooner Wharf Bar & Galley Lighted Boat Parade on December 9, [...]

December 1st, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

8 Things You May Not Know About the Historic Seaport

8 Things You May not Know About the Historic Seaport The Key West Historic Seaport is Key West’s best place for fishing, sunset cruises, diving, snorkeling, kayaking & other water excursions. With a variety of unique restaurants and bars offering live music along the Harbor Walk with authentic shops around every corner. The Historic Seaport offers something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you’re on the rooftop of The Waterfront Brewery soaking up the view, the Tower Bar at Turtle Kraals savory concoctions or strolling along the Seaport, the best place to watch the famous Key West sunset is [...]

November 13th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |