How to Spend the Perfect Memorial Day in Key West
Key West has a rich military history that dates all the way back to the 19th century. The island was a Union stronghold during the Civil War and served as the headquarters of the Seventh Naval District. Join us in honoring the members of the US Armed Forces and celebrate their legacy this Memorial Day with a Florida weekend getaway including some of the best things to do in Key West.
A local pastime, fishing is a can’t-miss Memorial Day activity. There are a number of ways to cast out into the surrounding waters, whether you’re an experienced fisherman looking to spend the day sportfishing or hoping to spend a leisurely day fishing in the Gulf Stream with the family. We work with many of the top local fishing charters, so contact our concierge to book a fishing adventure during your Memorial Day weekend getaway.
An adventure unlike anything else on the island, ghost tours are one of Key West’s most popular attractions. Embark on a journey through the island’s storied past as you explore the winding streets of Old Town. Discover the history of some of Key West’s most infamous residents, such as the Lady in Blue and Robert the Doll, on this thrilling ride. Popular local ghost tours include Ghosts & Gravestones and Haunted Key West.
Take to the sea this Memorial Day weekend when you book a luxury charter boat. The charters are crewed, so you’ll have everything you need for a unforgettable day out on the Gulf. Our team can help you plan everything from a day trip to a two or three-day charter with our local partner, Florida Yachts Charters.
Explore a world of unique and inspiring flavors during your Memorial Day weekend getaway. We’ve curated a guided tour of some of the best dining in the Key West Historic District. A three-hour culinary adventure, our tour explores top restaurants and bars lining the famous Duval Street, including Blue Heaven and The Flaming Buoy Filet Co.
Reserve your stay at Oceans Edge Key West this Memorial Day and take advantage of our Edge of Perfection offer including complimentary parking, floor upgrades, flexible cancellation and more here.