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September 2021 — Upcoming Events

August 30, 2021 Events

September is a wonderful month down here in the keys with beautiful weather. The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Florida Keys in September is 78.8*F. September falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 6.7in. This makes it the most wet month of the year. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 88.2*F. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Florida Keys with 270 hours of sun. There is so much to do here for the month for you to choose from. Here is what Septembers calendar is looking like…

September 2nd, 2021 – September 6th, 2021 

KEY WEST BREWFEST

South Beach, in front of the Southernmost Beach Café

https://keywestbrewfest.com/

Key West Brewfest has grown to be the largest event put on by Key West Sunrise Rotary. The multi-day festival hosted by Southernmost Beach Resort includes beer pairing dinners, pool parties along with other activities around town culminating with the signature tasting event. Each day offers things to do with events taking place at many restaurants, hotels, and bars all over Key West.

Rotary Club of Key West Sunrise in the Conch Republic is a non-profit organization with members united together to serve the community and worldwide needs. Members are from all walks of life; small business owners, local business professionals, public servants, and many others eager to give back. Each year Key West Sunrise Rotary raises funds through annual events such as Key West Brewfest, Sunrise Rotary Golf Tournament, and Sunrise Rotary Half Marathon. These funds allow the club to provide yearly educational scholarships to local students and charitable donations to other non-profit organizations. In addition to raising funds, members join together to provide a network of volunteers for other associations and events in Key West.

 

September 3rd, 2021 – September 5th, 2021

FLORIDA KEYS HEROES TRIBUTE WEEKEND AT HAWKS CAY RESORT
Hawks Cay, 61 Hawks Cay Blvd

Military, fire rescue, police and medical personnel are to be honored with specially priced rooms and recreational programs as part of an annual Heroes Salute Labor Day weekend. Highlights of the patriotic, “heroes in action” weekend include a family fun night, a virtual 5k Run/Walk, live entertainment by local musicians, food, games and contests. Events are open to the public.

 

September 9th 2021 – September 12th 2021

12TH ANNUAL FLORIDA KEYS LIONFISH DERBY & FESTIVAL

Postcard Beach Inn and Resort, Islamorada

https://www.reef.org/lionfish-derbies

REEF’s 12th annual event will include two full days of lionfish fishing culminating in a family-friendly festival at picturesque Postcard Inn Resort & Marina. The festival is open to the public and will include Lionfish scoring, fillet and dissection demonstrations, Lionfish tastings, Lionfish games and crafts, raffle prizes, and other activities and products from 30 environmentally-minded vendors. Chefs will be providing lionfish cooking demonstrations and special dishes and drink special will be available.

 

September 23rd 2021 – September 26th 2021

MARATHON INTERNATIONAL BONEFISH TOURNAMENT

On the water in Marathon, FL

https://www.facebook.com/Marathon-Intl-Bonefish-Marathon-Tarpon-Tournaments-213715748686389

Staged for over 60 years, this mid-Keys tournament is one of the Keys’ oldest. Registration and Captain’s meeting kick off the event. Anglers traditionally fish 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday – Sunday. Fish check-in, socially distanced cocktail parties and awards ceremony to be held at a TBD location.

 

September 24th 2021 – September 26th 2021

TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN BACKCOUNTY CHALLENGE

Key Largo, FL

https://www.keylargorotary.org/page/take-stock-in-children-backcountry-challenge

This is a catch and release tournament.  Eligible species are Redfish, Snook, and Trout. IGFA International Angling Rules must be followed and can be downloaded from www.igfa.org. Lines-in will immediately follow the end of Captain’s meeting on Friday, September 24, 2021. Fishing is permitted day and night. Anglers must leave from and fish anywhere within Monroe County where fishing is legally permitted with all rules and regulations adhered to. Awards will be given in the Adult division for the first, second, and third largest Redfish, Snook, and Trout. Award will be given in the Artificial Lure Adult Subdivision for largest combined species. Awards will be given in the Junior Division (13 to 17)  for the largest Redfish, Snook, and Trout. Awards will be given in the Kids Division (12 and under) for the first, second, and third largest Trout.