The Key Lime Festival
What's More American Than Key Lime Pie?
Key West, FL USA
July 4-7, 2019

Mile High Key Lime Pie Eatin' Contest | Wednesday, July 4th | 11am

Southernmost Beach Cafe | 1405 Duval Street | $20 to Compete, Free to Watch
Do you have what it takes to be crowned the Mile High Key Lime Pie Eatin' World Champion? Register now if you think you can devour a 9" Key Lime Pie faster than the competition. This world famous event receives national media exposure and ranks among the sweetest competitive eating contests around. ​Entries are just $20 and include notoriety, a Key Lime Pie and the chance to be a champion!  Click here to learn more. 

Key Lime Scavenger Hunt | Friday, July 5th | 3:30pm

Conch Republic Seafood Company | 631 Greene Street
​Get ready to see Key West like never before on this whirlwind adventure with a Key Lime Twist!
Grab your team of 2-5 people and sign up for the Key Lime Scavenger Hunt on Monday, July 2, 2018.
Clues will lead your team to famous Key West sights, iconic landmarks, hidden local favorite places, and of course a bar or two along the way. Earn the most points and the you’ll lead your team to victory and take home the grand prize and the ultimate bragging rights!

​Check in for this family friendly event starts at 3:30pm outside Conch Republic Seafood Company at 631 Greene Street and the hunt runs from 4-6pm with the announcement of winners to follow.
$30/per person with up to 5 people per team.
Call 305-292-9994 to Sign Up!

Key Lime Cookbook Signing, Champagne Reception, Mansion Tour & High Tea |
Friday, July 5th | 4:30pm

​Sip Champagne on the veranda of the 1869 mansion where Key lime pie was first created and meet Key Lime Festival co-founder and Key West Key Lime Pie Cookbook author David L. Sloan. Ticket price includes a glass of Champagne, an autographed copy of David L. Sloan's Key West Key Lime Pie Cookbook and the opportunity to explore the public rooms of the Curry Mansion, including the famous widow's walk and the kitchen where Aunt Sally created the first Key lime pie. Sloan's cookbook includes the fascinating history of Key lime pie, rare native recipes, plus 20 recipes each for crusts, fillings, toppings and sauces that you can mix and match to create more than 150,000 varieties of Key lime pie. The Curry Mansion was once home of Florida's first millionaire. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Autographed cookbooks and Champagne will be provided at the event. 
Champagne, Autographed Cookbook and Self-Guided Mansion Tour: $25
Champagne and Self-Guided Mansion Tour Only (No Cookbook): $10

Key Lime Pie Drop!  | Saturday, July 6th |  11am-2pm 

Key West Light House | 938 Whitehead Street
Celebrate the 2019 Key Lime Festival with the sweetest and tartest party around! Come to the Key West Lighthouse to see Key West's most creative minds attempt to outsmart gravity by finding a way to drop a Key Lime Pie from the top of the lighthouse to the ground... without damaging the pie!  

Entry is free, but you need to register to guarantee we have a pie for you.  

Key Lime Cocktail Sip & Stroll  | Saturday, July 6th |  2pm-4pm 

Starts at Charlie Mac's | 404 Southard Street
If you like to drink & judge, this is the event for you. Decide who makes the best Key Lime cocktail on the island as 10 bars compete for your vote with the finest margaritas and martinis in Florida. Travel between six bars at your own pace between 2pm-4pm.  $30 includes a souvenir sampling glass, judging card and samples of 10 or more drinks. The Sip & Stroll starts at Charlie Mac's 404 Southard Street. Winners will be posted the following day.  Click here to learn more. 

The Key Lime Pie Hop | Sunday, July 7th | 2pm - 4pm

Starts at Conch Republic Seafood Company | 631 Greene Street
​Join your friends for a leisurely stroll through the town where Key Lime Pie was born with stops to sample five variations of Key West's favorite dessert. From classic to creative, your taste buds are guaranteed a good time on this popular, self-paced, culinary event. Sample the best of the best of our island’s Key Lime Pie! 
$30 (includes 5 pie samples and a 2018 Key Lime Festival T-Shirt)
Limited Availability - Tickets Sell Fast! Get your tickets now! 
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Key Lime Festival Swag

T-Shirts are FREE with Registration for Key Lime Pie Hop or Sip & Stroll Events

* Limit 1 T-shirt per person*