The holidays are a busy time of year. Between gatherings with friends and family parties, there is no shortage of celebrations going on. This year, take a break from the large gatherings and plan an intimate escape to Key West and Southernmost Inn. Getting away during the holidays doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice any fun of the season. There are several events taking place in Key West throughout the holiday season that are sure to get you in the spirit.

Energetic Parades

Thanks to its idyllic conditions, you can enjoy holiday parades without putting on several layers to ward off the cold. Key West’s holiday celebrations start with the annual Hometown Holiday Parade, which travels along Duval Street from the intersection of White Street and Truman Avenue to Eaton Street. The Florida Keys SPCA hosts the annual Parade of Paws at Higgs Dog Park, and the annual event includes a dog parade and holiday bazaar. There is also a parade that takes place out on the water courtesy of Schooner Wharf Bar.

Colorful Tours

No holiday season is complete without taking in colorful light displays. Let expert and entertaining guides show you around on guided tours. Old Town Trolley offers a Holiday Sights & Festive Nights tour. This hour-long outing takes you past historic homes aglow with decorative displays. The Conch Tour Train also brings visitors and locals a festive tour. Their annual tour brings riders past elaborately decorated houses and businesses.

Other Memorable Things to Do

There are several other events and things to do that embrace the spirit of the season. Enjoy short Christmas-themed performances from businesses during the Eaton Street Christmas Stroll. Do a bit of shopping during the Annual Custom House Holiday Concert & Bazaar. Spend Christmas on the water with Fury Cat’s Ultimate Christmas Adventure.

Plan an Unforgettable Holiday Getaway to Key West

A hotel in Key West to stay at that's near top holiday events.The holidays will be here before you know it, which makes today the perfect time to reserve your stay at Southernmost Inn. From checking out local events in Key West to visiting top attractions like the butterfly conservatory, there is no shortage of things to do and see during your escape.

When reserving your stay, you have your choice of several room styles. From rooms with a queen bed to suites with a little more room, there are options for everyone. In addition to incredible lodging, our adults-only hotel near Duval Street also has exceptional amenities, like two pools, continental breakfast, and bike rentals. To learn more about your stay or special offers, call 888-525-0037.