Best time to visit Key West & Florida Keys

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Key West & Florida Keys

10 THINGS TO DO IN KEY WEST & FLORIDA KEYS (DECEMBER 30 - JANUARY 08)

Everglades Boating Adventure

Everglades Boating Adventure

December–April  • nature

A unique ecosystem and the beauty of its wildlife open a new perspective on the life of South Florida

Sunrise & Sunset

Sunrise & Sunset

all year round • nature

Discover Florida's most stunning spots to watch the sun

Sailing

Sailing

January–April  • activity

Turquoise waters, subtropical weather, and only coral-reef in the continental USA

Birdwatching

Birdwatching

November–May • nature

Florida, with its numerous lakes and islands is a great place for a birder

New Year's Eve in Key West

New Year's Eve in Key West

December 31 • event

Unique ball-drop events and some of the biggest annual parties on the southernmost tip of the USA

White Pelicans

White Pelicans

October–March • nature

When these professional hunters head to Florida from the northern states, local fish should stay alert

Overseas Highway

Overseas Highway

all year round  • activity

Perhaps the most spectacular road trip in America

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

November–April • activity

One of top-five wind sports destinations in the United States

Key West Sunset Celebration

Key West Sunset Celebration

all year round (best time: September–February) • event

An essential must-go event when visiting Florida's Keys

Diving and Snorkeling

Diving and Snorkeling

all year round • activity

Shipwrecks, rich sea life and coral reefs are the biggest advantages of diving in Florida

8 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Fantasy Fest

Fantasy Fest

out of rangeOctober 22–31, 2021 • event

The biggest and wildest celebration on Key West

4th of July at Florida Keys

4th of July at Florida Keys

out of rangeJuly 4 • event

Dazzling displays over the water make the Independence Day celebration unforgettable

Underwater Music Festival

Underwater Music Festival

out of rangeJuly 9–10, 2021 • event

Submerge to the world's coolest subaqueous party at Florida's coral reef

Beach Season

Beach Season

out of rangeApril–November (all year round) • activity

Florida enjoys a warm climate most of the year

7 Mile Bridge Run

7 Mile Bridge Run

out of rangeApril 16, 2021 • event

The only run surrounded by water from start to finish

Tropical Fruit Season in Homestead

Tropical Fruit Season in Homestead

out of rangelate April–September • food

Try locally grown mango, lychee, papaya, and other exotic foods

Mamey Sapote Harvest

Mamey Sapote Harvest

out of rangeMay–July • food

Sweet and smooth. Don't forget to try this exotic fruit!

Chinese New Year in Miami

Chinese New Year in Miami

canceledFebruary 12–14, 2021 • event

Celebrate the first new moon with the Chinese community of Miami

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