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Florida Keys or Bust: A Celebration of Tourism

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Florida Keys or Bust: A Celebration of Tourism

Thursday, May 16, 2019 May 16, 2019 Cheeca Lodge & Spa

Join us as we look back at our community’s tourism roots while enjoying delicious food, fun libations, classic games and shopping to benefit the Florida Keys History and Discovery Foundation.  

The night includes: 

Laid-back reception and classic games such as ping-pong, horseshoes and badminton on the Tarpon Terrace and Great Lawn.   

Special presentation Florida Keys or Bust: A History of Tourism at 6:15 p.m., by Cori Convertito, Curator, Key West Art & Historical Society.   

Pop-up shopping provided by Cheeca Lodge & Spa Signature Store and Theater of the Sea with a portion of sales donated to the Foundation.   

View vintage postcards from local collector Allen Brock and items reflective of the history of tourism in the Upper Keys from the Keys History & Discovery Center vault that have not previously been on display. 

Raffle tickets are on sale now, $5 each or $20 for five, to win your choice of five fun Keys gift baskets that locals will love! Need not be present to win. Purchase raffle tickets online.  

When: Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Where: Islander Resort Conference Center, 82100 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, Florida 33036

Register & Purchase Raffle Tickets Here: $50 per person or $40 for Keys History & Discovery Center Members