EVENTS IN TOWN & AT LIGHTHOUSE COURT HOTEL MOJITO BAR

902 Whitehead Street ~ Across From The Hemingway House

 

55th Key West Historic House & Garden Tours: December 27th – 28th

Key West Historic House Garden ToursTour a series of elegant and unique private homes of Key West, ranging from exquisite restorations to creative renovations, and the interior design that complements their architecture and adds a unique Key West flavor. Tickets & times available online.

We look forward to these tours throughout the year but find it especially magical during the winter holiday time. Come take a tour through some of the most beautiful houses in Key West!

Other tour dates in 2015 are:

  • January 16-17
  • February 13-14
  • March 13-14

 

New Year’s Eve – Key West Style: December 31st

Lowering Of Pirate Wench New Years Key West

There are 4 different ‘drops’ you can experience on New Years Eve in Key West!! All are terrific ways to ring in the New Year with dancing, laughter, smiles and friends.

  • The outrageous drag queen, Sushi, drops in a gigantic red high-heel shoe at Bourbon Street Pub on Duval Street.
  • A huge sculpted key lime wedge drops into a gigantic margarita glass at the sunset pier.
  • A very big man-made conch shell slides from the roof of Sloppy Joe’s on Duval
  • A pirate wench descends from the top of a mast of a tall ship at Schooner Wharf on the Historic Harbor.

Start your evening poolside under sparkling lights with your favorite cocktails at our Lighthouse Court Mojito Bar from 4-6pm for happy hour before you head out for the evening. Mike will have you feeling fine.

 

Key West Literary Seminar: January 8th – 11th

Key West Literary SeminarEach year the Key West Literary Seminar explores a unique literary theme. Readers from all over the world join the best writers of our time for the readings, discussions, lectures, and parties that make up today’s most high-spirited literary gathering.

This years theme “How the Light Gets In, Literature of the Spirit,” will explore literature’s relationship to the inexplicable — life’s essentials, what lasts and what is at the heart of us — through poetry, essay, fiction, and even silence. If you are a writer you can register for the Workshop program here.
To help get your creative juices flowing come to our Lighthouse Court Hotel Mojito Bar at 901 Whitehead Street. Relax around the pool, sip on your favorite cocktail and get your latitude adjustment on! Mike will be running some delicious drink specials at the Mojito Bar poolside too! Guests say they make the best mojito in town; our favorite is the apple mojito. Yum!! They go down like water.

 

55th Key West Historic House & Garden Tours: January 8th – 11th

Key West Historic House Garden ToursTour a series of elegant and unique private homes of Key West, ranging from exquisite restorations to creative renovations, and the interior design that complements their architecture and adds a unique Key West flavor. Tickets & times available online. Proceeds help benefit the Old Island Restoration Foundation which is dedicated to preserving the architecture and cultural heritage of our island.

We look forward to these tours throughout the year. Come take a tour through some of the most beautiful houses in Key West!

Other tour dates in 2015 are:

  • February 13-14
  • March 13-14

 

10th Key West Seafood Festival: January 17th – 18th

Key West Seafood Festival

A family-friendly event with local fresh Keys seafood, drinks, marine-related crafts, youth activities, and live music. $5 admission; hours open from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Bayview Park at Truman Avenue and Jose Marti Drive.

After the festival come relax with your favorite cocktails at our Lighthouse Court Mojito Bar from 4-6pm for happy hour before you head out for the evening. Mike will have you feeling fine.

 

Key West Half Marathon: January 18th

Key West Half MarathonThe perfect place to run in the middle of winter? Key West, during the Key West Half Marathon! Recognized by Runners World magazine as one of the 10 great half-marathons of the winter season, the run has attracted more than 1,000 annual participants and follows a 13.1-mile course through Old Town Key West past historic landmarks and the island’s scenic waterfront.

Come celebrate your race with our happy hour at Lighthouse Court Mojito Bar from 4-6pm before you head out for the evening. Mike will be happy to make your favorite cocktail for you as you lounge by the pool or play a game of cornhole on our beautiful lawn.

 

Key West Food & Wine Festival: January 28th – February 1st

Key West Food Wine Fest 2015Top chefs and restaurateurs showcase their culinary creativity and tasty Keys’ cuisine in a schedule of events for food, wine and beer lovers too. Attendees can participate in a slew of food-related adventurous events, brewing competitions and much more. Visit their website for all a list of all the fun events going on during the festival and to purchase tickets.

The 21st Master’s Chef is a must-do event during the festival. Local restaurants vie for top honors in three categories; appetizers, entrees and desserts. Participants get to sample as much as they can eat of the tasting plates while judges pick the winners. Held at the Westin Marina Pier at 245 Front Street, open from 4-7 p.m. Purchase your tickets soon from Keystix.com, this event sells out quickly.

 

55th Key West Historic House & Garden Tours: February 13th – 14th

Key West Historic House Garden ToursTour a series of elegant and unique private homes of Key West, ranging from exquisite restorations to creative renovations, and the interior design that complements their architecture and adds a unique Key West flavor. Tickets & times available online. Proceeds help benefit the Old Island Restoration Foundation which is dedicated to preserving the architecture and cultural heritage of our island.

We look forward to these tours throughout the year. Come take a tour through some of the most beautiful houses in Key West! The last tour in 2015 will be March 13-14th.

Come enjoy our happy hour at Lighthouse Court Mojito Bar from 4-6pm before you head out for the evening. Mike will be happy to make your favorite cocktail for you as you lounge by the pool or play a game of cornhole on our grass court.

 

Red Barn Theatre: Ongoing

 

Red Barn sets the bar for really great theatre in Key West. Works by Bob Bowersox, Mike Marrero, Mike Craver, Debra Monk, Mark Hardwick, Mary Murfitt, Charles Busch, Nora Ephron & Delia Ephron, Eric H. Weinberger and Donald Margulies have audiences laughing, crying, singing and generally just having a great night out. Get more info about the Red Barn Theatre here. Start your evening off with a Sour Coconut coconut Bacardi white rum and lime, at our Poolside Mojito Bar and then head out to the barn for the performance.

Enjoy poolside Happy Hours at Lighthouse Court Cafe & Mojito Bar from 4 – 6pm. Mike will be happy to make you a Sex on the Sand or your favorite libation! Come try our delicious specialty drinks or just relax the day away under the sunshine by the pool with your family & friends.