The 14th Annual Key West Songwriters' Festival is ready to kick off April 29 - May 3. In addition to the festival, visitors can find lots to do, including Key West tours and visits to the nearby Dry Tortugas National Park.
Online PR News – 29-April-2009 – – KEY WEST, FL - The stage is set for the14th annual Key West Songwriters' Festival. The festival begins April 29 and lasts through May 3, 2009.
For five days and five nights, Key West visitors and locals will be able to enjoy over 20 free concerts from more than 100 of the country's best songwriters at the island's most popular hot spots. The festival is sponsored by Better Angels Music and benefits the Muzak Heart & Soul Foundation. The goal of the foundation is to support music education and help students discover how they can make a living in the music business.
"Our Key West hotels are busily preparing for the influx of music lovers that come to see the performances at the Key West Songwriters' Festival. Some of the country's best known songwriters attend every year and this year is no different. In fact, this year we have the honor of hosting three members of the Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame for the first time - Paul Overstreet, Bob DiPiero and Dennis Morgan. These three are responsible for country music hits like 'When You Say Nothing At All,' 'Clear Blue Sky,' and 'She Keeps The Home Fires Burning,' just to name a few," said Chris Gardner of Best On Key West.
Best On Key West is a leading online source of Key West tours, excursions and information. Readers can research and book anything from bed and breakfasts in Key West to half-day fishing or snorkel trips, sunset cruises, scuba diving and ghost tours. The website also offers special pricing, popular combination ‘Do It All’ tours and a low price guarantee.
Key West boasts a large array of activities that visitors can take part in between concerts. Some of the more popular activities are glassbottom boat tours, golfing, skydiving, waterskiing and snorkeling. Another popular destination is Dry tortugas National Park, a small group of seven islands just 70 miles west of Key West. The park is only accessible by boat or seaplane, making just getting there an adventure all of its own.
"Our festival just keeps getting bigger and better every year and the island of Key West is partly responsible. Festival attendees come for the music and quickly realize that Key West tours are another unforgettable experience on the island. We offer everything necessary to make this a memorable vacation you'll want to relive over and over with kayaking, parasailing, scuba diving and everything else under the Florida sun!" said Gardner.
About Best On Key West: Best On Key West is a comprehensive online resource for everything that Key West has to offer. The site features information and booking options for hundreds of different Key West tours, excursions and accommodations – with a low price guarantee. From Key West scuba diving in Dry Tortugas National Park to half-day fishing trips and historical walking tours, Best On Key West has it all