May in the Florida Keys Brings Exciting Events and Special Offers from KeysCaribbean Resorts

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KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas & Marinas salutes four uniquely “Keys-centric” events in May and offers three compelling reasons to enjoy a springtime escape to the Florida Keys.

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“Springtime visitors to the Florida Keys have a plethora of great events to experience, all while taking advantage of our great deals." said Sam Schorr, KeysCaribbean managing director.

KeysCaribbean Luxury Resort Villas & Marinas salutes four uniquely “Keys-centric” events in May and offers three compelling reasons to enjoy a springtime escape to the Florida Keys.

"The Longer You Stay in Paradise, The More You Save” special discount offers a lower nightly rate for each additional day booked, and guests can receive generous rates of up to 50 percent off, or complimentary night stays at all KeysCaribbean luxury resorts all season. There is also an advance booking special that requires no deposit until two weeks prior to arrival date; plus a 100 percent cancellation guarantee.

Visitors to the Florida Keys in May will find such signature events as a music festival featuring songwriters from around the country, a dragon boat race and festivities, and a fly fishing tournament that will welcome some of the world’s top anglers.

From May 6-10, Key West plays host to the 20th annual Key West Songwriters’ Festival. The festival is a showcase of musical magic featuring America’s foremost performing songwriters, with concerts stages in intimate, audience-friendly island settings.

Multiple music happenings are set to take the stage for music lovers during the annual Key Largo Original Music Festival, featuring live and original performances May 14-17. Hit songwriters from Nashville and around the United States will take the stage at multiple venues during Key Largo’s four-day original music festival. They’ll be joined by individual singers and bands, both local and national, to provide a unique and eclectic musical celebration. Many performers are among an elite group of musicians helping shape the music industry today, excelling in genres that include pop, rock, blues, jazz and country. Festival attendees can enjoy luxury Key Largo accommodations at Mariner’s Resort Villas & Marina, including courtesy Wi-Fi Internet and unlimited local and long distance calls. There is also an up-to-50-percent-off special discount and every fourth night is on-the-house with a minimum three night stay.

The waters off Sombrero Beach are transformed into a swift racecourse for a day of dragon boat racing during the Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival May 16. Each dragon boat is propelled by 20 paddlers moving in unison in a combination of strength and teamwork. The sleek 40-foot-long race boats launch directly and dramatically from the beach. The festival is free and open to the public, with food, beverages, merchandise and variety of entertainment also available. Nearby, Coral Lagoon Resort Villas & Marina and Indigo Reef Resort Villas & Marina in Marathon, and Village at Hawks Cay Villas & Marina in Duck Key, offer luxury Florida Keys accommodations with free Wi-Fi Internet and free unlimited local and long distance calls. The resorts also offer the up to 50 percent special discount. Guests can also receive a complimentary night with a minimum stay of three nights at Village at Hawks Cay or five nights at Coral Lagoon or Indigo Reef.

The world’s top fly-rod anglers endure a five-day test of patience and finesse as they fish Keys waters during the Don Hawley Tarpon Fly Tournament May 31 – June 5. Named for the late fly fisherman and conservationist Don Hawley, the tournament benefits the Guides Trust Foundation, assisting professional fishing guides and supporting backcountry fishery conservation programs. Tournament participants can enjoy fine Islamorada accommodations at Angler’s Reef Resort Villas & Marina, which offers all the amenities of a classic-sport fishing resort.

“Springtime visitors to the Florida Keys have a plethora of great events to experience, all while taking advantage of our great deals, including our special discount of up to 50 percent off our normal rates, as well as our complimentary night stay packages and advance booking rate,” said Sam Schorr, KeysCaribbean managing director.

Discounts are subject to availability. Some restrictions apply to the 100 percent cancellation guarantee. To receive the advance booking special, booking must be made a minimum of 30 days prior to arrival date. Complimentary night stays require minimum night stays, have limited availability and certain restrictions apply. Please see the KeysCaribbean website for more details. For reservations book direct at or call 305.853.5000.

About KeysCaribbean
KeysCaribbean is a dynamic, boutique resort company specializing in operating Florida Keys resort villas and marinas from Key Largo to Key West. CEO Craig Hunt, the former vice chairman of Intercontinental Hotel Group and past president of Holiday Inn Worldwide, along with managing director Sam Schorr, possess more than 60 years of experience in operating and marketing unique and exclusive destination resorts and marinas.

KeysCaribbean is committed to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection Green Lodging Florida program. Mariner’s Resort Villas & Marina is designated as a Green Lodging property by the Florida Green Lodging Program.

Media Contact: Nancy Glasgow, 407-290-1060 ext. 104

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