Islamorada Calendar Events

  • 1/23/2019 - 1/24/2019 Islamorada Fishing Club Sailfish Tournament
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Presented by the Islamorada Fishing Club, this is the second leg of the Florida Keys Gold Cup Series, with a typical field of up to 30 boat teams of elite sport fishermen. A total cash payout for a full field at the IFC Sailfish Tournament could reach $25,000. Kick off is Jan. 23, one day of fishing Jan. 24, with awards ceremony immediately after. […]

  • 1/25/2019 - 1/27/2019 Cheeca Lodge Presidential Sailfish Tournament
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Last in the Gold Cup series. Anglers put 20-pound line and light-tackle skills to the test during the two-day challenge against the high-flying acrobatic fish, known for tail-walking the waves. Only circle hooks can be used. "The Presidential" typically awards sophisticated sculpture trophies to top anglers who release the most sailfish. […]

  • 1/26/2019 Matecumbe Historical Trust presents Historical Trolley Tour of Islamorada
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Enjoy an enlightening trolley ride through time. Guided trolley tours depart at 10 a.m. from the Islamorada Moose Lodge, MM 81.5. The one-hour, colorful and much acclaimed historical tours feature 29 points of interest on the islands of Islamorada. Tickets may be purchased on site or call in advance. Adults are $15, children six and under are free. […]

  • 2/16/2019 Free Outdoor Pops-in-the-Park: Tropical Tunes and Tails
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    A free concert at the ICE Amphitheater at Islamorada's Founders Park, Bayside, MM 87, Plantation Key. Performances are outdoors; no chairs provided, bring blankets. Starts at 4 p.m. Admission free. Presented by Keys Community Concert Band. Annual pet parade (bring your puppy!), wild animal petting zoo, animal shelter fundraiser.  Play-along percussion provided. […]

  • 2/21/2019 Morada Way Arts & Cultural District presents: Third Thursday Art Walk
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Showcasing the fine arts, music and culinary nuances of the Purple Isles, the Morada Way Arts & Cultural District features national and local artisans who are showcased in galleries at Morada Way between mile marker 81 and 82, as well as "culinary art" and live music from 6-9 p.m. A great pre-holiday celebration. Free admission. Art Walk is held the third Thursday of each month. […]

  • 3/5/2019 - 3/8/2019 Jim Bokor’s Islamorada All-Tackle Bonefish & Redfish Shootout
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Anglers vie for top-honor trophies for catches of bonefish and redfish in this newly formatted event, appealing to a broader spectrum of anglers. Divisions in the tournament's new format include bait, artificial and fly. Awards also are to be given for total release points for each species and to the high-point angler for each day. An overall grand champion is to be named for both bonefish and redfish in the three categories. […]

  • 4/6/2019 - 4/7/2019 28th Annual Florida Keys Island Fest
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Music, art, food and fun complement this annual art show with nearly 100 artists and crafters, live music and a "Taste of the Islands" foodie competition. Free admission, festival hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Founder's Park, mile marker 87 bayside on Plantation Key. On-site parking for a $5 donation. Sponsored by the Islamorada Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • 4/12/2019 - 4/14/2019 Redbone @ Large Sunrise/Sunset Celebrity Tarpon Tournament
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    One of approximately 30 events held each year whose proceeds benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Highlights include a kick-off welcome reception with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and silent auction; daily continental breakfast and dockside lunch and beach buffet for anglers. […]