Anyone interested in a destination that can offer beautiful beaches for relaxation but also a great party atmosphere can find it all in Key West, Florida.
If you're looking for things to do in Key West that involve nightlife you'll want to head over to Duval Street.
Sloppy Joe's at Greene and Duval Street is one of the area's oldest bars and is considered a Key West tradition. The official opening of the bar was December 5, 1933, the day Prohibition was repealed. The music starts playing at about noon each day when they begin serving lunch. Later on in the evening the bar staff adds more tables and a larger band performs. The type of music played ranges from rock to soft metal and the floor is turned into a small venue for a concert. The bar is open until 4:00AM every night.
Irish Kevin's has live music all day and evening and is also known for their strong drinks as well as having over 30 beers on tap. This bar is fun, loud and engaging, which is why its website states it's the number one party spot in Key West. Also a good place to go if you have a large group. The entertainers interact with the patrons which makes the atmosphere even more lively. You never know if you'll end up on stage yourself.
The Lazy Gecko
The Lazy Gecko is a great spot for a ladies night out since they can drink free on Thursday nights from midnight until closing. Also check out their seasonal and week night drink specials plus regular 2 for 1 deals. Live music is performed nightly. Nice selection of sandwiches, pizza and other pub style food. Fun place to go especially if you're on a budget.
Little Room Jazz Club
Little Room Jazz Cluboffers a comfortable lounge area with luxurious leather chairs that complement the tasteful decor. The club has live entertainment every night featuring a variety of musicians from around the world as well as as locally. Don't be fooled by the exterior. Jazz, soul and more can be enjoyed over a drink up close and personal in a classy, inviting atmosphere.
The 90 Mile Lounge
The 90 Mile Lounge is a little ways off the Duval Street area but is a great spot for drinks and live music. Blues musicians perform there every night and the establishment also boasts a cigar lounge as well as an extensive whiskey selection. From the corner of Front and Whitehead the open air deck provides a nice view for people watching. This establishment is great for an older crowd who may want a change from the venues on Duval Street.
These are a few of the popular places for a party. Regardless of the type of music or entertainment you're looking for there's no shortage of things to do in Key West.