Special Events

Monday, January 26 at 6:30pm

Classic Movie Series: Last Time I Saw Paris (1954)

Richard Brooks directed this adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald story about a writer who returns to Paris to gain custody of his daughter, and while there reminisces about his ill-fated marriage to the girl's mother.

Hosted by Craig Wanous
Tickets $10, Members $7

Thursday, January 29 at 3:00pm

Key West Food & Wine Festival Presents a Wine & Film Pairing:

VINTAGE 2014: The Stories Behind The Vines

3:00-3:30 Lobby reception with wine tasting
3:30-5:00 Theater experience with wine pairing

A unique film and wine pairing experience that follows the wine grape growing season in Santa Barbara County, CA from bud break to harvest.

Watch a series of films that document the 2014 wine grape growing season in Santa Barbara County, California.

Short breaks allow for viewers to continue sampling the wines from vineyards featured in the films, along with a Q&A with the film crew.

Meet the "wine farmers" that work behind the scenes as they struggle with frost, drought and other challenges this year threw at them. Never-seen-before time lapse video brings a new appreciation for the grape vine that is often forgotten as bottles are uncorked.

Tickets $25

Thursday, February 12 at 6:00pm

Champagne Reception at 6:00-6:30
Lecture 6:30-8:00  with Q & A to follow

Key West Art & Historical Society’s Distinguished Speaker Series: TD Allman - Florida in the Civil War

Ticket prices - $10.00 for non KWAHS, free to KWAHS & Tropic members (first come, first serve)

Sunday, February 22

The Annual Tropic OSCAR GALA

THE VIP Experience:
For $100 per person ($125 for non-members), the VIP package includes early admission, complementary food and champagne, special seating and a gift swag bag. 
From 6:00–7:00 PM, only VIP members will be admitted as abundant hors d’oeuvres are served.
Limited to only 100 VIP ticket holders to optimize your viewing pleasure, you will be able to see the Awards ceremony in the spacious Carper Theater. Please reserve your seats by January 31 to be assured of a VIP ticket. 

VIP Tickets

Theater = Carper
Time = 6:00 PM
VIP members -- $100 
VIP non-members -- $125


Regular Admission Tickets:

Theaters = Dow (48) and George (50)
Time = 7:00 PM (No early admittance)
Regular admission members -- $35
Regular admission non-members -- $40


For more information or to make a reservation for the 2015 gala, 
email Mary Beth Hurd or call the Tropic at (877) 761-3456.

more info to follow...


Tuesday, February 24 at 7:00pm

New York Film Critics Series: BLUEBIRD

The negligence of a distracted bus driver and a woman who spent the night drowning her sorrows in a local bar shake the foundation of a secluded Maine logging town in this drama starring Amy Morton, John Slattery, and Louisa Krause.

pre-show at 7:00pm with Q&A
Screening at 7:30pm

Tickets $20, KWFS Members $18


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