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More Than Drinkin' Beer in Key West



Golf and Scuba Diving: Part of the Keys Adventure
I know it sounds like all I did was drink some pretty good beer before, during and after Key West Brewfest (I did that).  Well, there was more! While Brewfest was the focus of this trip (I won't lie), I managed to play a round of golf and get a couple of dives in, too.  (Yeah, the SUV was crowded with equipment.)  And, the Sunset at Mallory Square is always a must-see!



On The Road to Key West Brewfest

So, we loaded up the SUV and headed South on I-95 enroute to Key West.  But, we had to make some stops along the way, of course......


Got a Little Funky
First up, the new Funky Buddha Brewery in Oakland Park FL. A number of other writers attended the Grand Opening in June and told all of us what a great place this is.  I happened to be at the original lounge the week before (coming back from the Keys at that time). So, the new brewery was a must-see! Got here around 5pm or so, and there was a nice crowd, and by the time we left, they were streaming in.  Plenty of places to sit and talk. In a nutshell, yeah, it's a cool place, the beer is good, and I definitely plan on getting back over here again.


Key West BREWFEST Was A Blast!

Alright, it's Key West, and there was lots of beer involved.  Of course, it was fun (duh).  A great way to spend the Labor Day Weekend!  The main event, BrewFest, on Saturday, Aug. 31, rocked South Beach at the Southernmost Hotel.  Like the program said, "where the Atlantic Meets Duval."