Key West Island Rentals
305-294-8400
Friday, October 23
GOOMBAY
Tastes, sights and sounds of the Caribbean in
Bahama Village, located at Duval and Petronia
streets. The lively street party continues Saturday!
Noon - midnight; FREE

ROYAL CORONATION BALL
Meet Key West’s Royal Family and vote for the King
and Queen of Fantasy Fest 2009; a benefit for AIDS
Help, Inc.; La Te Da; 1125 Duval St; 6-10pm; 305-
296-6706; Suggested donation


GOOMBAY
The party continues in Bahama Village! Noon -
midnight; FREE


ANNUAL HEADDRESS BALL
A gala where headdresses are the stars of the
show; Prizes for Best Headdress: (costumes not
judged) $1,000 first; $300 second; $200 third; ; 8pm;
General Admission; Southernmost Hotel; 1319 Duval
St. $30;Tables VIP for 4-$320 or for 4- $270;
Standing in Rear $ 40; Southernmost Hotel
Collection WWW.KEYSTIX.COM or 305-296-1520

PARTY IN PLAID
Swing into Fantasy Fest at legendary Capt. Tony's
Saloon! Explore your fantasies in naughty or nice
plaid attire. Meet new friends, enjoy live music and
rum specials all night long; www.capttonyssaloon.
com;428 Greene St.; 9pm; FREE


BIG 'UNS PIRATES WENCHES IN
PARADISE CONTEST
Throw together your sexiest pirate wench outfit for
$1,000 of booty! Wear as little or as much as you
want! 218 Duval St.; $10; 8pm-1am; 292-0486;
WWW.KEYSTIX.COM


RED NIGHT
Fogarty's 7th Annual Red Party! Don't miss this often
imitated, but never duplicated party; Costume
Contest; Door Prizes; Live DJ; 227 Duval St.;305-
294-7525; $

HOMEMADE BIKINI CONTEST & BEACH
PARTY
Hog's Breath Saloon proudly presents the 21st
Annual Fantasy Fest Homemade Bikini Contest and
Beach Party. Details of the contest are at www.
hogsbreath.com; 400 Front St.; 305- 296-4222; 10
pm; $


WKEY PET MASQUERADE & PARADE
A magical carousel of frisky pets and playful owners
delightfully disguised and ready to frolic for fame
and fortune; Registration for competition is at 4:30
pm; FREE to watch; $25 to enter; benefits Lower
Keys Friends of Animals; Casa Marina Resort; 1500
Reynolds St.

Thursday, October 29
SLOPPY JOE’S 26TH ANNUAL TOGA PARTY
“Still The Best Ancient Roman Party In Town!” To
enter contest, contestants must be dressed in toga
and are encouraged to dress in Fantasy Fest theme
“Pirates, Pundits and Political Party Animals.” Three
divisions: Groups/Couples $500 first place; Men’s
$250 first place; and Women’s first place $250. Free
to enter contest; registration at 8:00 pm and contest
begins at 9:30 pm; Door charge; www.sloppyjoes.
com; 201 Duval St.

PRETENDERS IN PARADISE-"The
PANDEMONIUM Party"
The legendary costume competition with $10,000 in
cash and prizes! Combining extraordinary creative
genius and performing energy, this year's event
promises to be eye popping entertainment; Pier
House Resort & Caribbean Spa, beachside; www.
pierhouse.com; 8pm; $

PAJAMA AND LINGERIE PARTY
The hottest Playboy model in the world, Kristy
Morgan from the reality TV show "Tila Tequila,"
encourages you to dress sexy for this skimpy affair.
Enter the $700 Hugh Hefner and Marilyn Monroe
look-a-like contest, plus enjoy guest D.J.'s live. This
event is guaranteed to sell out. Purchase advance
VIP tickets online at WWW.KEYSTIX.COM;
Mangoes; 700 Duval Street; 305-304-1188; 10 pm;
$$


MONSTER'S BALL
Sea serpents, mermaids, and other bizarre creatures
of the deep! What lurks below and who's dancing
on the reef? Dive into the annual costume party and
explore some surreal fantasies that should perhaps
remain submerged! Green Parrot Bar; 10 pm; FREE


RUM BARREL'S 2ND ANNUAL PIRATE
BASH
Dress and DRINK LIKE A PIRATE at the Rum Barrel!
Key West’s resident pirate and rum experts --- Pirate
Soul Museum and Rum Barrel Restaurant & Bar ---
team up to throw the most outrageous Pirates 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. More info
at RumBarrel.com or (305) 292-7862. Piratical
inspiration at PirateSoul.com.;9pm.; $

FAIRVILLA MEGASTORE 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;
revelers can join the mad march anywhere along the
two routes; 5pm; All welcome; sponsored by Key
West's costume headquarters - Fairvilla Megastore;
www.fairvilla.com; FREE

FANTASY FEST STREET FAIR
Duval Street's mile-long eater-tainment extravaganza
features arts and crafts, food vendors, lively
libations and costumed frivolity; 12 pm - 10 pm;
Friday




Saturday,
CAPTAIN MORGAN FANTASY FEST
PARADE
Join 70,000 exuberant partygoers as this
year's parade rolls down Duval Street.
Featuring glittering floats, marching bands
and dancing groups, it doesn't get any
wilder than this! Parade route includes
Whitehead, Front and Duval Streets; 7 pm;
www.captainmorgan.com; FREE

DUVAL STREET PROMENADE
Sassy entertainers, enticing food and spirited
libations tempt costumed merrymakers as they party
from the Gulf to the Atlantic; Noon - 10:30 pm; FREE


THE FAT LADY SINGS” TEA DANCE
As the saying goes, “It ain’t over ‘til the fat lady
sings.” Everyone will be at La Te Da from 4:00 pm to
9:00 pm for the last official event of Fantasy Fest
2008. DJ Junior provides the music for the last
hoorah while local celebrity Sushi passes out free
jello shots and beads. La Te Da Hotel, Restaurant,
Cabaret and Bars; 1125 Duval Street; 305-296-
6706; www.LaTeDa.com; FREE ADMISSION