Daily Archives: June 5, 2012

Tomorrow: South Florida Symphony celebrates Pride Month

Join classical music fans as South Florida’s favorite symphony converges at the Tennessee Williams Cabaret Theatre to play favorites such as Tchaikovsky’s String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Opus 11 and more! Celebrate some of the world’s best composers and kick off Key West Pride Fest in style. Show begins at 7:00pm, June 6th 2012. Tickets are $35 for reserved seating or $25 for general seating.
Tickets can be purchased through KeysTix. Special offer: Type PRIDE into the ‘promo code’ section and receive a 10 percent discount
For more information, contact the box office at 305-295-7676
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Key West Botanical Garden’s ART GARDEN

Now through July 2012, take a stroll through the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden and see how many fabulous works of art you can find! An outdoor exhibition that blends nature with sculpture, this annual event is an incredible way to spend the day with friends and family. Nestled within the lush grounds are more than 17 pieces of art, many of which incorporate recycled or found materials. Finding all 17 is a great challenge, and makes a fun scavenger hunt for kids!

Established in 1935, The Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden is a 15 acre habitat which houses over 450 native plants, with birds and butterflies as well. Located at mm 4.5 off College Road, it offers 8 self-guided tours that include 2 butterfly gardens, 2 wet-land habitats, a Cuban Chug exhibit, a hardwood hammock and more. Artists displayed throughout the grounds include Lois Giffen, Jackie Sanchez, Jim Racchi, Robert D’Antonio, Richard Cook, Jiwan Noah Singh and Katie Turax Alexander, among many others!

What are you waiting for? Grab the sunscreen and go!

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