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Old 22-01-2011, 12:07   #1
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my wife and I are thinking about going to Fantasy Fest in Key West, does anyone have any input about the event?
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Old 22-01-2011, 12:20   #2
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I'm single and have lots of fantasys How much are tickets?
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Old 22-01-2011, 12:21   #3
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Old 22-01-2011, 12:21   #4
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I would hope you are not easily shocked or prudish. I would consider it to be an adult oriented event. There will be a lot of skin and a variety of lifestyle orientations will be rather apparent. It can also be a lot of fun and also very crowded. If you plan to go, make reservations as far ahead of time as possible.

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Old 22-01-2011, 13:30   #5
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We have been the past couple of years. We are currently in Marathon and took our boat down both times for the whole week. We like it from Monday through Friday. We don't care for the crowd on Saturday for the main parade. We think it is a blast, but you can't be offended by some nudity and lots and lots of drinking.
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Old 22-01-2011, 13:44   #6
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I've missed only one or two in the past 25 yrs. Once it was new and refreshing, it has become predictable and over promoted as of late. I am not easily offended by displays of sexuality or nudity but find crude behavior by anyone unappealling. Fantasy Fest has become very unappealing. I do and will continue to be there and would suggest all visit once or twice to see for yourself. Come on vacation-leave on probation has become the theme. Dave
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Old 22-01-2011, 13:55   #7
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Come on vacation -- leave on probation. Seems an appropriate comment. Sounds like I'd like to visit -- once.
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When I was in Key West during a normal week there was obviously a great variety of sexualities present. During Fantasy Fest week I would expect to see things that I wouldn't even be able to understand. I like weird people so I'd probably enjoy it.
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Old 04-02-2011, 23:29   #9
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and whebn is this event?

I have been to a few west hollywood events on holloween and san francisco on gay pride aso i doubt i would be prudish, but then again... I ant claimed to see everything...
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2011 Schedule is in the works! Stay tuned for updated information or call 305-296-1817 with questions. The dates for this year's event is set for October 21 - October 30, 2011.
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Old 05-02-2011, 09:50   #12
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cool, just like west hollywood holloween events... sound like fun...
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I as at my 1st Fantasy Fest this year, good costumes, fun people, crowded and a little crazy, I've been to much crazier parties (no cars get burned at fantasy Fest, go to Backwoods Blowout and watch the minivans burn). the "Capt'n Morgan Parade" is a cheap knock off of any New Orleans parade but the Peoples Parade the night before was great fun! Wandering through the streets with other pirate clad cruisers (what else would a cruiser have aboard for a costume?) and partaking in the local's libations from via booths on the street. That party is fine for kids but if you don't want your kids to see drunken nudity keep them off Duval St. after dark (and off teh innernets).

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Bring lots of money! Places to stay are expensive. Did I mention bring lots of money?
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Old 05-02-2011, 11:38   #15
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unfortunately thgat is the sign of the times.. if there is a crowd, there must be a way to make a buck off them
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