Fantasy Fest 2014 - Dates & Schedule




Friday, October 17, 2014


Saturday, October 18, 2014

  • BAHAMA VILLAGE GOOMBAY FESTIVAL

    This family friendly party continues in Bahama Village! FREE.
    Noon to midnight; Bahama Village See Map.

  • HERO: IN THE QUEST FOR FAME AND FORTUNE, SOMETIMES LOVE GETS IN THE WAY

    "Hero" is an epic Asian and fantasy-inspired tale of a young, pseudo-samurai warrior and teahouse temptress, living their life's passion, when fate intervenes. The burlesque musical, set to the greatest rock n roll songs of the 60's, 70's and 80's, follows our young Hero and Heroine as they sing, dance and strip their way to fame and fortune, until love gets in the way. The two are forced to choose between a life of love or the call of stardom. This incredible theatrical experience, sure to captivate audiences, stars the cast of Key West Burlesque and features performances by the country's top burlesque entertainers.
    8 PM; Waterfront Playhouse, Wall Street See Map.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

  • RHAPSODY BLUE PARTY at THE SHERATON SUITES

    Rhapsody Blue! Join us and be enraptured by the sound of Key West favorite Howard Livingston and the Mile Marker 24 Band at this year’s third annual Blue Pool Party! Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar highlighted by free giveaways and amazing raffle prizes! Tickets are just $10 and include a $5 complimentary raffle ticket. So ascend into bliss and purchase your tickets today for the ultimate Rhapsody Blue Party, - The BLUE Party! Call 305-292-4361 or go to info @ sheratonkeywest.com to reserve your tickets.
    1 PM - 4 PM; Sheraton Suites, 2001 S Roosevelt Blvd See Map.

  • HERO: IN THE QUEST FOR FAME AND FORTUNE, SOMETIMES LOVE GETS IN THE WAY

    "Hero" is an epic Asian and fantasy-inspired tale of a young, pseudo-samurai warrior and teahouse temptress, living their life's passion, when fate intervenes. The burlesque musical, set to the greatest rock n roll songs of the 60's, 70's and 80's, follows our young Hero and Heroine as they sing, dance and strip their way to fame and fortune, until love gets in the way. The two are forced to choose between a life of love or the call of stardom. This incredible theatrical experience, sure to captivate audiences, stars the cast of Key West Burlesque and features performances by the country's top burlesque entertainers.
    8 PM; Waterfront Playhouse, Wall Street See Map.

Monday, October 20, 2014

  • HEROES AND VILLAINS 5K RUN/WALK

    Be super, be evil, be AWESOME! Dress up as your favorite Superhero or Supervillain and run, walk, or fly to the finish line. Prizes awarded for most creative, best group, scariest and funniest. For registration information: Theme Runs.com.
    6 PM; Reach Resort, 1435 Simonton Street See Map.

  • WOMANKIND'S DECORATED BRA AUCTION!

    Want to partake in a wildly fun event where you can mingle with local celebrities and bid on one-of-a-kind bra inspired creations? Local artists transform everyday bras into works of art, which are then modeled by Key West's most beautiful women during a live auction to the highest bidder. All proceeds are donated to Womankind to provide breast cancer screening and clinical breast exams. A special thanks to Debbie and Bernie Bolanowski.
    6 PM; Casa Marina Resort, 1500 Reynolds Street See Map.

  • SUNSET LUAU & PIG ROAST at THE REACH RESORT

    Hang Ten and head to Fantasy Fest’s only true beach party. Come on over for live music, sand and surf while Strip House chefs prepare an ocean side pig pickin’. Giveaways and prizes for best luau attire. Enjoy great music and drinks with your feet in the sand or under the water. Everyone is invited to join us to congratulate the Heroes and Villains runners and party into the night. $15 for food. Cash bar.
    6:30 PM; Reach Resort, 1435 Simonton Street See Map.

  • HERO: IN THE QUEST FOR FAME AND FORTUNE, SOMETIMES LOVE GETS IN THE WAY

    "Hero" is an epic Asian and fantasy-inspired tale of a young, pseudo-samurai warrior and teahouse temptress, living their life's passion, when fate intervenes. The burlesque musical, set to the greatest rock n roll songs of the 60's, 70's and 80's, follows our young Hero and Heroine as they sing, dance and strip their way to fame and fortune, until love gets in the way. The two are forced to choose between a life of love or the call of stardom. This incredible theatrical experience, sure to captivate audiences, stars the cast of Key West Burlesque and features performances by the country's top burlesque entertainers.
    8 PM; Waterfront Playhouse, Wall Street See Map.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

  • REDDY ICE FANTASY FAÇADE COMPETION

    Festively decorated homes and businesses compete for cold hard cash! Free to enter, call 305-296-1817.
  • OFFICIAL FANTASY FEST POSTER SIGNING PARTY

    Meet-n-greet the award-winning artists of this year's poster. Get up close and personal while having a lively libation or two. Posters for sale.
    5 PM; Crowne Plaza La Concha Hotel, 430 Duval Street See Map.

  • 31st ANNUAL HEADDRESS BALL: BIZARRO KEY WEST

    The premiere gay event of Fantasy Fest. This over the top Adult Themed event celebrates our one Human Family with the hope that everyone remembers there is only one reason for a closet, to hold clothes. Annual fundraiser for the KW Business Guild, one of the oldest Gay and Lesbian Chambers of Commerce.Co-sponsored by the Southernmost Hotel Collection. $1500 Grand Prize. Held Rain or Shine. Doors Open at 7 PM. Show Begins at 8 PM. For more information, go to headdressballkeywest.com. Tickets on sale NOW. This event sells out so purchase tickets early!
    7 PM; Southernmost Hotel on the Beach, 508 South Street See Map.

  • FINNEGAN'S WAKE GREEN PARTY

    Come celebrate the ultimate Irish party! Party starts at 7 PM 'til the wee hours of the morning. Live Irish music . No cover if you wear green. Costume contest for "Best Eco Green Wear." Sign up for the Edamame Eating Contest; 305-293-0222; keywestirish.com.
    7 PM; Finnegan's Wake-Irish Pub, 320 Grinnell Street See Map.

  • CAPT. TONY'S PARTY IN PLAID

    Experience a party that caters to all exotic lifestyles and fantasies. Whether you wear your naughty or nice plaid to attract old friends or to stimulate the new, this party is for you. Everyone is invited to a party for the ages that only the legendary Capt. Tony's can host. Great music and drinks, plaid costumes, exotic people. FREE.
    8 PM; Capt.Tony's Saloon, 428 Greene Street See Map.

  • HERO: IN THE QUEST FOR FAME AND FORTUNE, SOMETIMES LOVE GETS IN THE WAY

    "Hero" is an epic Asian and fantasy-inspired tale of a young, pseudo-samurai warrior and teahouse temptress, living their life's passion, when fate intervenes. The burlesque musical, set to the greatest rock n roll songs of the 60's, 70's and 80's, follows our young Hero and Heroine as they sing, dance and strip their way to fame and fortune, until love gets in the way. The two are forced to choose between a life of love or the call of stardom. This incredible theatrical experience, sure to captivate audiences, stars the cast of Key West Burlesque and features performances by the country's top burlesque entertainers.
    8 PM; Waterfront Playhouse, Wall Street See Map.

  • MEN OF LABARE TIGHTY WHITEY PARTY

    Men of Labare as seen in the movie Magic Mike. It's the sexiest and wildest all male review show on Earth. Join the world famous Labare dancers for an ultimate night of complete satisfaction. Sexy white wear is encouraged for this party and couples are welcome. Limited tickets are available for this event and can be purchased at keystix.com; 305-304-1188.
    8 PM; Bare Assets, 1029 Truman Ave See Map.

  • WILD, WILD, KEY WEST PARTY AT COWBOY BILL'S

    Put more feathers in your headdress, dust off your cowboy boots and mosey on down for Cowboy Bills 3rd annual Cowboys and Indians Party! Be sure to dress in your best Wild, Wild Key West attire because cash prizes will be given for the best costumes and all you cowboys better wear your chaps for the bull riding competition! VIP seating available or watch the action live from our big screens! Drink specials all night. 305-295-8219; Cowboy Bill's KW; FREE.
    10 PM; Cowboy Bills Honky Tonk Saloon, 618 Duval Street See Map.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  • PET MASQUERADE & PARADE

    And what a parade you will see as a magic carousel of frisky pets and playful owners all delightfully disguised stroll, dance and even skateboard across a stage in a fun frolic for fame and fortune! Think you and your furry, feathered or slithery friend have the perfect outfit? 4 categories to enter-$25 each entry; benefits the Lower Keys Friends of Animals; Registration begins at 4 PM; Show starts at 5:30 PM; FREE to watch but VIP seating is available on the lawns of the Casa Marina Resort. For more information: Facebook: Key West Pet Masquerade & Parade, petmasquerade @ hotmail.com or 305-304-1026.
    4 PM, 5:30 PM; Casa Marina Resort, 1500 Reynolds Street See Map.

  • LAZY GECKO REDNECK PARTY

    Hey ya'll, come on down to the Lazy Gecko Redneck Party! Gussy up in your best camo or slide into your sexiest Daisy Dukes!! Prizes for the best Redneck, Redneck Babe, Redneck Couple,and Team Redneck (yeah, that's you and your best bubbas!). lazygecko.com.
    7 PM; Lazy Gecko, 200 Duval Street See Map.

  • THE “ORIGINAL HOMEMADE BIKINI CONTEST” AT SUNSET PIER

    A bevy of 50 beauties vie for $2,000 in cash and prizes! Tropical libations and great drink specials, along with music from the island's best bands will ensure this is the place to party tonight! Join the Backstage VIP section with an open bar, light food and a contestant meet & greet. For contest entry information contact the Sunset Pier at 305- 295-7047 or dining @ oceankey.com. Contestant participation fee of $20 will be donated to Reef Relief. Seating is limited; FREE. Backstage VIP Tickets available at keystix.com or at The Sunset Pier Bar.
    9 PM; Sunset Pier, 0 Duval Street See Map.

  • WHARFSTOCK AT THE SCHOONER WHARF BAR

    Go back to the days of Peace and Love Woodstock style. Get groovy with tie-dye, flower power, and psychedelic colors, for your apocalyptic fantasy this year. Prizes for best Hippie Chick and Grooviest Dude. Be a part of the Body Painting Contest. Just bring a friend to paint or be painted paints and brushes provided! Enjoy live music, cold drinks and emceed by Frank Everhart. Winners will receive cash prizes and gift certificates. Judging at 10 PM; No cover charge or entry fee. 305-292-3302.
    7 PM; Schooner Wharf Bar, 202 William Street See Map.

  • “SMOKIN' HOT TUNA” CONTEST AT SMOKIN’ TUNA SALOON

    Come on over to the Smokin’ Tuna for the "Smokin’ Hot Tuna" costume contest. Over $5,000 in cash and prizes including a Bare Necessities Cruise for 2!. Costumes will be judged on originality and sexiness! $10 registration fee; must enter by 5 PM; VIP tickets include open bar and appetizers during contestant meet and greet and stage front seating; $50; contestant meet and greet begins at 8 PM; contest begins at 9 PM; keystix.com; Smokintuna.com; 305-517-6350. $.
    9 PM; Smokin' Tuna Saloon, 4 Charles Street See Map.

  • DUNGEON of DARK SECRETS and FETISHES

    Embrace your darkest desires ... come one and come all (boys & girls, boys & boys, girls & girls) to play in our dungeon of fetishes! Play, voyeur, or take part in the show to unleash your darkest desires. Attire: PVC, leather, latex, uniform, period, levi, underwear, vintage, glam, cyber, burlesque, masks, wear as much or as little as you want, but dress to THRILL! 305-731-9055; Purchase tickets online at keystix.com.
    9 PM; 801 Bourbon Bar, 801 Duval Street See Map.

  • FOGARTY'S RED NIGHT

    Fogarty's 12th Annual Red Party! Don't miss this often imitated, but never duplicated party with a costume contest and door prizes! 227 Duval St.; 305-294-7525; $.
    9 PM; Fogarty's, 227 Duval Street See Map.

  • ABC (ANYTHING BUT CLOTHES) PARTY

    Adult film star Mary Carey, invites you to personally interact with her and super hot exotic dancers, as she bares it all live on stage. Enter the most outrageous and creative contest on the planet, the ABC (Anything But Clothes) Costume Contest, for $700 cash and prizes. Join the adventurous and risque in an adult entertainment club setting, featuring guest DJ's. Limited tickets are available to the public for this private star-studded red carpet celebrity extravaganza. Purchase tickets at keystix.com. 305-304-1188.
    10 PM; Bare Assets, 1029 Truman Ave See Map.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

  • DANTE'S 7TH ANNUAL HALOS & HORNS POOL PARTY AND WET T-SHIRT CONTEST

    Whether you wear the halo of an ANGEL or prefer devilish HORNS, GET WET & WILD at Dante's for a chance to win BIG $$$! Free body painting, live music, great giveaways, fantastic food and drink specials and our one of a kind stage in the CENTER of the POOL! The party starts at noon and goes till 6 PM, pole dancing starts at 4:30 PM. Visit danteskeywest.com for more details.
    Noon - 6 PM; Dante's Restaurant & Pool Bar, Caroline Street See Map.

  • BLACKOUT GLOW PARTY AT COYOTE UGLY

    Join Coyote Ugly on Duval as we turn out all the lights and replace the bulbs with black lights for the 2nd annual Glow Party! A variety of glowing accessories will be available along with a body painting artist so you can glow all night long with the world famous Coyote Ugly Bartenders. Women come dance on the bar as our staff belts out songs on the microphone and dazzles you with a variety of entertainment till the early morning. Contests for cash and prizes for the best dressed couple, man and woman. The contest will be judged on originality and sexiness! Signups at 8 PM. Judging at 10 PM. coyoteuglysaloon.com/keywest; 305-294-UGLY.
    8 PM; Coyote Ugly, 218 Duval Street See Map.

  • FIRST ANNUAL FANTASY FEST BURLESQUE AND POLE PERFORMANCE CONTEST

    The top professional burlesque and pole performers from around the world will compete in the first annual Fantasy Fest Burlesque and Pole Performance Competition. A stunning combination of costuming, choreography and incredible talent will grace the stage of the Sunset Pier as performs compete for cash, prizes and titles of: Best Burlesque Fantasy Female, Bawdiest Boy Burlesquer, Dynamic Duo and Princess of the Pole. Applications to compete are available at keywestburlesque.com. Tickets for this fabulous event are available at keystix.com or the Sunset Pier bar. $125 VIP tickets include an open bar and stage side seating. General admission tickets are available for $30. Doors open at 8 PM; contest at 9 PM.
    8 PM; Sunset Pier, 0 Duval Street See Map.

  • SLOPPY JOE'S 30TH ANNUAL TOGA PARTY

    "Still The Best Ancient Roman Party In Town!" To enter the contest, contestants must be dressed in toga and are encouraged to use Fantasy Fest's Theme "Super Heroes, Villains... & Beyond" for inspiration. Three divisions: Groups (2 people minimum to 8 people maximum) $500 first place prize; Men's Division $250 first place prize and Women's Division $250 first place prize. Free to enter contest; registration at 8 PM contest begins at 9:30 PM; 201 Duval St.; Door Charge.
    8 PM; Sloppy Joe's Bar, 201 Duval Street See Map.

  • EXPOSED AT THE BOURBON ST. PUB ADULT ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX

    Looking for the most risqué party of this years Fantasy Fest? This Pool, Hot Tub, and Foam Party is all outdoors, under the stars, complete with a black out/black light dance party inside. This all welcome, clothing optional, (Bare What You Dare) party, will include glow sticks, 2 DJs, dance floors, large projector screens (playing all your favorite fantasies), exotic dancers (male and female). VIP, front of the line, passes will be on sale at the New Orleans House starting October 1st; 9 PM–4 AM; 305-293-9800; bourbonstpub.com.
    9 PM; Bourbon Street Pub 724 Duval Street See Map.

  • FAT TUESDAY PINK PARTY

    “Save the Ta-ta’s!” A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the fight against breast cancer. Wear your sexiest pink costume or body painting to the best party on Thursday night. Costume contest with a $500 bar tab for 1st place, $250 bar tab for 2nd place, and $100 bar tab for 3rd place. Live entertainment by DJ Buggy. Party favors while supplies last. 305-296-9373; $.
    9 PM; Fat Tuesday, 305 Duval Street See Map.

  • ONE NIGHT WITH ELVIS at THE GREEN PARROT

    Spend "One Night with Elvis" at The Green Parrot Bar. Contests and prizes with Igor and The Red Elvises, Kick-Ass Rock and Roll from Siberia.
    9 PM; Green Parrot Bar, 601 Whitehead St See Map.

  • COWBOY BILL'S 7TH ANNUAL GIT-R-WET T-SHIRT CONTEST

    Catch the hottest ladies competing for $1,500 in cash prizes in this over the top competition. Contestants model the finest and most creative cotton wet T-shirts. Drink specials all night. VIP seating available or watch the action live from our big screens! $.
    10 PM; Cowboy Bills Honky Tonk Saloon, 618 Duval Street See Map.

  • PAJAMA AND LINGERIE PARTY

    Mr. Playboy himself, La Hef, invites everyone to dress in sexy nightwear. This party makes you feel like you are at the mansion. Enter the $700 Hugh Hefner and Marilyn Monroe look a like contest. Mingle with celebrities and enjoy guest DJ’s live. Purchase Advance VIP tickets online now before they sell out at keystix.com. 305-304-1188.
    10 PM; Coasters, 218 Whitehead Street See Map.

Friday, October 24, 2014

  • HAIR OF THE HOG, LEATHER AND LACE PARTY

    Wake up with the hogs at our Bloody Mary Blow Out Breakfast! Wear your laciest lace or your luckiest leather and win $$$! Grey Goose Bloody Mary bar and beer specials. Featuring the Hog's Breath awesome breakfast burrito! Party starts at 10 AM; Leather and Lace contest at 11 AM. For more information visit hogsbreath.com; 305-296-4222.
    10 AM; Hog's Breath Saloon, 400 Front Street See Map.

  • FANTASY FEST STREET FAIR

    Duval Street's mile-long eater-tainment extravaganza features arts and crafts, food vendors, lively libations and costumed frivolity;
    Noon to 10 PM; Duval Street See Map.

  • BOURBON ST PUB TEA DANCE

    The BIGGEST dance party in the street during Fantasy Fest 2014. Get your groove on while dancing, drinking on Duval St. Live DJs, Boys, Beads and Booze/Drag Queens, celebrities and MORE; Join the party! FREE.
    1 PM; 724 Duval St. / 801 Duval St. See Map.

  • SOUTHERNMOST SUPERHERO COSTUME CONTEST

    It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane...It’s the Southernmost Superhero Costume Contest. HELP! Vivacious villains are storming South Beach! The Southernmost Fortress of Solitude is in danger! All of you sultry southernmost super-heroes, come out of your conch caves, fire up that bat-cycle and head over to the Southernmost on the Beach to help win back the Southernmost Point! Best themed costume wins! Contest is poolside at the Southernmost on the Beach. Registration begins at 3 PM; Contest at 4 PM. Then at 6 PM join us for the Masquerade March Half Way Party; FREE
    3 PM; Southernmost Hotel on the Beach, 508 South Street See Map.

  • MASQUERADE MARCH

    Join the crowd as they parade through Old Town with music and noisemakers! Thirst quenchers provided at selected guesthouses. Begins at the Key West Cemetery Frances Street entrance but revelers can join the mad march anywhere along the two routes! All welcome; FREE.
    5 PM; Key West Cemetery, Frances Street Entrance See Map.

  • THE OLD TOWN MASQUERADE MARCH AFTER-PARTY

    Continue the March madness as we party with The Wild Magnolias, legendary Mardi Gras Indians featuring Big Chief Monk Boudreaux and Bo Dollis Jr.
    7 PM; Green Parrot Bar, 601 Whitehead Street See Map.

  • 13TH ANNUAL LIVING ART AIRBRUSH EXPO

    Contestants will use the human form as a living canvas for artistic expression in competition for $2,000 in cash and prizes; drink specials and live entertainment! Join the backstage VIP section with an open bar, light food and a contestant meet & greet. For contestant entry information contact the Sunset Pier 305-295-7047 or dining @ oceankey.com; Backstage VIP tickets available at KeysTix.com or Sunset Pier Bar. FREE;
    9 PM; Sunset Pier, 0 Duval Street See Map.

  • RUM BARREL'S 7TH ANNUAL PIRATE BASH

    Dress and drink like a pirate at the Rum Barrel's most outrageous pirate bash in the world! More than $1500 in cash prizes for the best pirate and wench costumes, great music on the rooftop stage, and awesome rum specials. For more info call 305-292-7862 or get piratical inspiration at rumbarrel.com; $10 cover charge.
    9 PM; Rum Barrel, 528 Front Street See Map.

  • FETISH & FANTASY PARTY at the ISLAND HOUSE FOR MEN

    Welcome to Key West's most provocative fetish party and the ONLY all-male event of Fantasy Fest 2014! The dungeon doors are open to all adult men wanting to watch or partake in their wildest erotic desires. Live out your fantasies in a completely private, enclosed, clothing optional resort setting. Hundreds of hot men will be dressed in their sexiest leather, fetish gear, and underwear. Demonstration stations, play areas, and a 24 hr poolside café & bar beckon you to join this not-to-be-missed event. Co-Sponsored by the Key West Wreckers. Clothes check provided. Purchase tickets at the door or at KeysTix; islandhousekeywest.com; 305-294-6284.
    10 PM; Island House, 1129 Fleming Street See Map.

  • PIMP AND HO PARTY

    This event is guaranteed to satisfy all your erotic dreams. Join the King Pimp himself, Ron Jeremy, for the wildest party of your life! Enter the $700 Mr. Pimp and Ms. Ho costume contest. Plus dance to the music of celebrity DJs mixing live on stage. This event sells out every year. Purchase Advance VIP Tickets online at keystix.com; 305-304-1188; $.
    10 PM; Coasters, 218 Whitehead Street See Map.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

  • DUVAL STREET PROMENADE

    Sassy entertainers, enticing food and spirited libations tempt costumed merrymakers as they party from the Gulf to the Atlantic.
    Noon to 10:30 PM; Duval Street See Map.

  • KINKY COUPLES PARTY hosted by RUBBER DOLL

    The ONLY Adult Couples Only event. The adult playground is open to registered and approved couples in proper Fantasy costume attire. The full service bar and great downtown location is a discriminating retreat with a vibrant atmosphere. A bang-up crowd and hot music makes this party a favorite. Come howl with us. More information at SDC or fetishfestkeywest.com.
    5 PM until 4 AM; downtown location.

  • ☆☆☆ CAPTAIN MORGAN FANTASY FEST PARADE ☆☆☆

    Join 70,000 exuberant partygoers as this year’s parade rolls down Duval Street. Featuring glittering floats, spectacular costumes, and dazzling dancing groups, it doesn’t get any wilder than this! Parade steps off at 7 PM; fantasyfest.com; FREE.
    7 PM; Duval Street See Map.

  • KEY WEST ALOE’S CIRQUE du PLEASURE

    Great things come to those who wait. On Saturday night after the parade Key West Aloe’s Cirque du Pleasure will set the bar as the most unique and sensually entertaining event of Fantasy Fest week. Years in the making, this evening will mark the release of Key West Aloe’s newly formulated, yet famously known personal lubricant, Just Between Us. Be entertained by aerialists, contortionists, and other enticing performers. Experience fun and sexy games for prizes, great food and beverage, and pleasures for all the 5 senses. Every ticket is a VIP ticket to this event, to be held at the brand new Solo American Bistro. Tickets at Keystix.com . $
    9:30 PM; Solo American Bistro, 610 Greene St See Map.

Sunday, October 26, 2014