Celebrating Pride Month in Sugarloaf Key and Key West

Celebrating Pride Month in Sugarloaf Key and Key West

Every June, the city of Key West throws one of the biggest Pride Month celebrations in the country. From parades to drag shows and numerous LGBTQIA-friendly locations, there are plenty of unique events in Key West to celebrate who you are and who you love. When you stay at Sugarloaf Key / Key West KOA Resort, you will be just a short distance away from all of the festivities in Key West. 

Must-See Events During Key West's Pride Week

Key West is well known for its relaxing style and accepting atmosphere. Whether you want to party with your friends, see the sights with your family or get lost in the tropical island's magic, there is something for everyone to enjoy during this city's Pride Week. 

The Key West Pride Parade

The Key West Pride Parade is one of the most significant events of Key West's Pride Week and features a 1.25-mile-long rainbow flag. This beautiful flag represents acceptance and openness for all individuals.

Street Fair

Enjoy local vendors at the Key West Pride Street Fair. Sample local foods and beverages, artisans and other unique wares as you take in the sights and sounds of Key West.

LGBT Sunset Sail

Treat yourself or your loved one to a beautiful LGBT sunset sail on board the Blu Q. This LGBT-friendly cruise is two hours long and is a perfect way to admire the gorgeous views that surround Key West and take a moment to relax before diving back into Pride Week activities.

Other Ways to Celebrate Pride

Key West offers many ways to celebrate Pride in addition to Pride Week events. Some of the top Pride Month events in the Keys include:

Gay Bars

Key West has several of the best queer bars, and they are all near Sugarloaf Key! One of the top choices is the Bourbon Street Pub. This New Orleans-themed bar features nightly events and an outdoor bar and pool to enable visitors a chance to cool off before rejoining the festivities. Other options include the 801 Bourbon Bar, which features drag shows and karaoke and Bobby's Monkey Bar and Karaoke, which has a fun and casual atmosphere.

Earnest Hemingway House

For a more relaxed activity during your visit to Key West, The Earnest Hemingway house is a must-see. Hemingway lived in Key West for 10 years, and guests can see the typewriter he used and meet the descendants of his famous six-toed cats.

Drag Shows

No trip to Key West is complete without catching at least one drag show. Some of the top performance spots include the Cabaret Showroom at La te Da or Aquaplex, which features a little bit of everything for a one-of-a-kind experience.

Make Sugarloaf Key / Key West KOA Resort Your Home Base During a One-of-a-Kind Vacation

If you're looking for a place to rest and recharge at the end of each day after taking in all the LGBTQ events in Key West, Sugarloaf Key / Key West KOA Resort is your answer. With RV Sites, Tent Sites and an onsite hotel to choose from, guests can enjoy many different vacation experiences. Make this Pride Month one to remember when you book your stay at Sugarloaf Key / Key West KOA Resort today!

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