12 -3 pm — Ultimate Beach Bash and Cornhole Tournament @ Lagerheads on Simonton Beach. Join us for our third annual cornhole and beach bash event – celebrating WomenFest 2023! We have a total of 10 spots available, first come first serve. To participate, please complete the waiver and bring your “A” game! The cost is $25 per person, or $50 per team(teams are REQUIRED to play). Great prize for 1st place winners! May the best Women(persons) win! Register HERE!
5:30 pm – 7 pm — First Annual “Women, Words, & Art Poetry Reading and Art Exhibition” featuring women poets of the Key West Poetry Guild and local artists. A combination of round-robin and open mic readings. @Little Room Jazz Club. This event will feature approximately 8 woman poets reading poetry in a round-robin fashion with an open mike session also. Jah Love of the Key West Poetry Guild will be hosting the poetry reading portion. At the same time, we will have an art display by women artists. *Donations will be collected for the Connie Gilbert Scholarship Fund – The Connie Gilbert Scholarship Fund is to benefit women in the Florida Keys who are returning to school from the workforce, seeking professional licensing or certification, or have completed at least one year of higher education.
6:00 pm — Each week we raise money for a different charity by races vibrators down a track, dancing, being inappropriate and banging gong with a dong.
Join us to raise money while having fun for Womenfest @Mary Ellen’s! Strictly 21 + Be sure to bring money to donate and be a participant. This is not a spectator sport, you will be part of the show. We have limited seating and they go quick.
Some quick rules and notes before you buy:
Tickets are for prefered seating only . If you get there before 6:15 pm your seats will be wating for you. If you arrive after 6:15 your seats may be given away and your money donated to the charity of the week. Please read the above again so you won’t be mad if you are late and we give your seat away.
At half time we open the door for a few standing room. It gets a little wilder and a little louder. It’s a fucking vibrator race! You will be expected to have fun, bid and drink. This is not a spectator sport, so be prepared to get involved. The more fun you have, the more fun we have, the more money we rasie and the more people we help. Fun ( and booze) fuels this party. Thank you in advance,
The Mary Ellen’s Staff
6:30 pm — Argo Navis presents the annual Womenfest Sunset Sail, hosted in conjunction with the Key West Business Guild, is part of a 5-day island wide celebration of women worldwide! Join us for 2 hours of sailing the magical green waters where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Gulf of Mexico. Combine this with delicious food & drink, tropical breezes and the soothing sound of wind and waves as the sun sinks into the horizon, leaving us with a glorious show of color in the sky. For this event you will also be treated to the soothing sounds of Jessica Wachs Duo. Your sail is just $99 and a percentage from every ticket purchased is donated back to the Business Guild to assist with future Womenfest events.
Tickets may be purchased by calling (305) 509-1771 or online at svargonavis.com . Your trip includes Florida craft beers, premium wines, Argo’s select cocktails, and several non-alcoholic choices. Appetizers include gourmet cheeses, locally baked breads, charcuterie, bean-to-bar chocolates, and other delicious treats chosen and prepared for you by our crew. Key West sunsets always deliver, and we have the best front row seats! Check-in at 6:00 pm.
6pm-7:30 (doors 5:30pm) —The Girly Burly Burlesque Show is back for a special Women’s Fest production in the Listening Room at the Key West Theater! The intimate evening of bump and grind beauties that stars Mona Amour and the Key West Burlesque dancers, hosted by drag king sensation, Chief Peach. Special guest performances by Sheba Queen of the Night and Karma Kamdlewick make this a “one night only” performance not to be missed. Tickets available HERE!
9 pm (doors open 8:30 pm) —The Girly Burly Burlesque Show is back for a special Women’s Fest production in the Listening Room at the Key West Theater! The intimate evening of bump and grind beauties that stars Mona Amour and the Key West Burlesque dancers, hosted by drag king sensation, Chief Peach. Special guest performances by Sheba Queen of the Night and Karma Kamdlewick make this a “one night only” performance not to be missed. Tickets available HERE!
YOU HAVE TWO OPPORTUNITIES TO CATCH THE SHOW IF YOU WANT TO DO THE SUNSET SAIL AND BURLESQUE!