Southernmost Hotel celebrates 65 years
The Southernmost Hotel, 1319 Duval St., will celebrate its 65th anniversary with a day of family friendly events from noon to 4 p.m.Saturday.
The day will include a Little Miss Key Lime Pie Pageant, a Key Lime Pie Festival event and a classic car show.
The Lil' Miss Key Lime Pie Pageant will take place poolside and will include children ages 6 - 10 competing for the unique Conch Republic title. The Bathing Beauties pool party will start after the pageant featuring pool activities, games and giveaways reminiscent of the 1940s.
Cigarette girls from the 1940s will be on hand, while attendees will enjoy music, barbecue, old-fashioned lemonade stands, and drink specials all day.
The classic car show, sponsored by the Southernmost Car Club, will take place in the parking lot off Duval Street. Classic cars, limited edition cars, and models not well known to the public will be showcased and judged in various categories. Rusty Lemmon and Caffeine Carl will serve up live music. All events are open to the public and end at 4 p.m.
For more information, visit southernmostresorts.com.
Birthday party helps homeless
The Florida Keys Outreach Coalition for the Homeless will celebrate the birthdays of its Executive Director the Rev. Stephen Braddock and board chairman Sam Kaufman on July 26 with a fundraiser at Square One restaurant, 1075 Duval St. in Duval Square.
Square One owners will donate 20 percent of every dinner tab to the homeless coalition for any diners who mention FKOC.
The benefit will take place throughout the dinner service on July 26.
Funds raised will benefit the Loaves and Fish Food Pantry. Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling 305-296-4300.
"There's nothing I want for my birthday other than for everyone to join me at Square One on July 26," Braddock said.