4th of July in Key West 2016 is guaranteed to be a blast! The Key West Rotary is the official Sponsor of the annual fireworks celebration.  The fireworks are set off from White Street Pier located on the Atlantic Ocean side of the Island.  You can watch the fireworks from any beach on the South end.  Smather’s Beach, Higgs Beach, South Beach and from out on the water on two of Sunset Watersports amazing catamarans.

Here are our top suggestions for the best way to enjoy July 4th in Key West!

imageTo book the boat celebration with Sunset Watersports call 305-296-2554 ASAP.  They have two large boats lined up for a really fun night that include drinks, dinner and watching the fireworks! Tickets will go fast so call now.


The Key Lime Festival is a two day celebration of everything Key Lime.  From bar strolls to food events this promises to make you pucker up with delight! keylimefestival.com



The Hospice VNA Picnic is Key West’s signature event for the 4th.  It’s a huge picnic at the Casa Marina Resort with hamburgers and hot dogs, drinks and a TON of people.  There are many local sponsors and it’s very family friendly with a $10 entry fee that goes to our local organization Hospice VNA of the Florida Keys.  Get there early to grab a lounge chair on the beach.  Details here: http://www.4thofjulykeywest.com/

Whichever event you choose you are guaranteed to have copious amounts of fun!

Be smart, be safe, take care of our island and please clean up after yourselves.

Happy 4th of July!