When you think of Key West events, the first thing that comes to mind is probably Fantasy Fest. However, there are countless other events and festivals taking place throughout the year, including the Key West Songwriters Festival. Now is the perfect time to start planning your visit to the annual gathering.

Start off by reserving your room at Southernmost Inn. This adults-only hotel in Old Town is the perfect home base for your Key West vacation. To help you have the best time possible, our team put together a list of things you should know.

What to Know about the Annual Festival

The Key West Songwriters Festival is a five-day event in May that showcases the incredible talent of veteran songwriters and up-and-comers. In the past, this festival has helped kickstart the careers of now well-known acts like Maren Morris, Florida Georgia Line, and Kacey Musgraves.

The event, which has been taking place for over 20 years, features free and ticketed shows. Keep an eye out for a finalized schedule that highlights both types of performances. You can purchase tickets online. Concerts and shows take place throughout Key West at different resorts, beaches, theaters, and resorts. 

Thanks to its size, the festival includes music from a variety of genres. To learn more about what you can expect from this year’s festival, look at the official Key West Songwriters Festival app.

Don’t Wait | Reserve Your Key West Lodging Today

The pool area of a Key West hotel to relax by after visiting the Songwriters Festival.Given its popularity, we recommend booking your accommodations for the Key West Songwriters Festival as soon as possible. If you are looking for a hotel that’s close to the action but provides you with a tranquil place to call home, look no further than Southernmost Inn.

Our adult-only hotel in Old Town is known for its island charm and hospitality. All 38 newly renovated rooms feature en-suite bathrooms, colonial wooden blinds, and flat-screen TVs. Our lodging options come in a range of sizes, so one might fit your stay better than the others. We also offer several on-site amenities like two pools and a hot tub to enhance your stay. Call 888-525-0037 to learn more about our hotel near Duval Street or ways to save.