Classic comfort meets modern beach house in this Key West hotel. When you stay at the Cabana Inn, you can guarantee that the beauty of Key West will be right at your fingertips, ready for you to explore. Located near the famous Duval Street, this beachside spot has everything you could possibly ask for in a Key West hotel. Here, you’ll have access to a pool, jacuzzi, and daily continental breakfast. You’ll also be able to rent bikes from the hotel at your leisure to help you get around town at your pace. And in Key West, there’s no shortage of things to do, places to go, and sunsets to catch, which is why one of the can’t-miss activities in the area is the Sunset Festival in Key West, a daily event for visitors and locals alike to get together and watch the sun set on another beautiful day in paradise.

What is Sunset Festival?

Getting together to watch the sunset has been a Key West tradition for decades, and this event is no exception. The Sunset Festival in Key West started in the 1960s and has the simple goal of being a celebration of that famous sunset view over the Gulf of Mexico. The event happens every single night and brings travelers, locals, and entertainers from all over together to take it all in.

The Sunset Festival in Key West starts about 2 hours before sunset, so make sure you get there early! The time the sun goes down will always be posted on the Mallory Square website so that you can plan ahead.

Why Should I Go to the Sunset Festival in Key West?

Travel should be about experiencing the place you’re visiting for everything that makes it special. Key West and sunsets go together like bread and butter—you can’t have one without the other! The Sunset Festival in Key West takes place nightly in Mallory Square and features entertainment from magicians, jugglers, musicians, and more! You can also guarantee a good bite to eat here, as the event features food vendors sure to satisfy any craving.

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Experiencing the Sunset Festival in Key West is simply one of the quintessential things to do in the area. Key West is known for its sunsets, so after you’re done exploring the beach, the city, and everything in between and beyond, it’s time to settle down with the ones you love traveling with and watch the sun go down over the Gulf of Mexico. This nightly arts festival brings travelers like you, locals, and artists and entertainers together to enjoy the beauty of the sunset. And when you stay at the Cabana Inn, you’ll be so close to the Sunset Festival that you might as well go every night of your beautiful Florida vacation.