Happy Hour with the Historian: Porter & The Pirates

Comedy Key West 218 Whitehead Street, #5, Key West, FL, United States

Happy Hour with the Historian Porter & The Pirates June 13, 2024 | 5:00pm-6:00pm Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. HAPPY HOUR TICKETS A key member of the fledgling United States Navy, […]

Happy Hour with the Historian: The Great Depression & The WPA

Comedy Key West 218 Whitehead Street, #5, Key West, FL, United States

Happy Hour with the Historian The Great Depression in Key West & The WPA July 11, 2024 | 5:00pm-6:00pm HAPPY HOUR TICKETS Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. In July 1934, Key West, once one of the richest cities in Florida, formally declared itself bankrupt. Of the 13,000 people who inhabited the town, 80% were on relief […]

Happy Hour with the Historian: The Streets of Key West

Comedy Key West 218 Whitehead Street, #5, Key West, FL, United States

Happy Hour with the Historian The Streets of Key West August 15, 2024 | 5:00pm-6:00pm HAPPY HOUR TICKETS Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. We walk or ride our bikes down Simonton, Southard, Whitehead, and Fleming street without giving much thought to the streets' namesakes or the history belonging to each. This lecture will take attendees on […]

Happy Hour with the Historian: Over the Seas and Across the Keys | A History of Key West Travel

Comedy Key West 218 Whitehead Street, #5, Key West, FL, United States

Happy Hour with the Historian Over the Seas and Across the Keys: A History of Key West Travel September 19, 2024 | 5:00pm-6:00pm HAPPY HOUR TICKETS Historian: Cori Convertito Ph.D. Historically speaking, reaching the islands of the Florida Keys was a difficult notion.  Shallow waters surround the islands and very few natural deep water harbors […]