Event Information

Be a Part of History! An estimated 100 attendees will enjoy an Art, Rum & Dine Experience in Key West September 7-10 ; then only 30 guests will be transported back in time to Havana, Cuba September 10-13 for the experience of a lifetime. Come to Cuba while you still can. We take care of everything.
Can we travel to Cuba? After the recent announcement from the White House, we are happy to announce: our group is safe to travel to Cuba! In fact, group travel via a licensed agency is the only way Americans can travel to Cuba anymore. All travel arrangements handled by DMC of Miami licensed agency. For over 15 years DMC of Miami has taken groups to Cuba and has built incredible relationships with the people of Cuba. As a people-to-people tour, our partners are the perfect group to help plan our historical event. Everything from the visas, health certificates, plane, hotel, tours, transportation, English-Speaking guides, etc will be handled by DMC of Miami. Our experts will handle all the details!
PACKAGE #1: Key West to Cuba Festival all Inclusive Trip September 7-13
Price $1,999  Can purchase tickets separately with asterisk* by clicking Book Now button on home page.
Thursday, September 7th  3pm-5pm Check into Marker Waterfront Resort
Receive a 20% discount on top of summer rate Conde Nast Awarded Resort and a peaceful tropical getaway, the Marker is centrally located by the historic seaport, is a relaxing refuge set mere steps from the finest dining, best sightseeing and most iconic attractions that Key West has to offer. Can book hotel separately or as part of the KWTC package on the festival website.
Friday, September 7th: 6pm-8pm Papa Pilar’s Rum Havana Nights Opening Night Reception* Hemingway’s Rum, Papa’s Pilar is opening their newly Renovated & Historic Distillery to us for a private party celebrating Cuba, LGBT Community, Art & of course Rum! There will lots of different rums to sample, rum specialty drinks, and wine for those not feeling as adventurous as Hemingway. Plenty of great food from around the world, music and time to meet your fellow travelers. And…Papa’s Pilar is crafting a custom barrel of rum just for our party!
8pm-1am See Gay Key West WomenFest Event Schedule for night-time options
Friday, September 8th 12pm-5pm Marker Waterfront Resort & Papa’s Pilar Rum Lounge Pool Party*
Bathing suits, Rum & Cigars-oh my! Enjoy the summer sipping mojitos, noshing on local delicacies poolside with your fellow travelers. There will be a DJ spinning fun dance music, Cuban inspired appetizers and an open bar sponsored by Papa’s Pilar. Start your morning off and then come back for more later the bar will be open and your ticket will allow you in and out privilege.
3pm-6pm Key West Art Galleries, Studios, Cigar & Rum Distillery Island Tours*
Hop on one of our tours take in a glass of wine, or two, as you take a tour of local art galleries exhibiting some of the Festival’s celebrated artists. Galleries Confirmed: Gallery on the Green, Key West Gallery, Savlen Gallery. UPDATE: Straight from Havana, our premier artist, Michel Mirabal will be exhibiting his beautiful art at the Gallery on the Greene.
Dinner on own
Saturday, September 9th
2pm-5pm Marker Waterfront Resort & Papa’s Pilar Rum & Lounge Pool Party Day two of poolside relaxation.
And/Or join us for our Key West Museum, Hemingway House, Cigar and Rum Island Tours* Tours via Conch Electric Cars or Gay Trolley depending on size of group.* Includes a stop for lunch and drinks of course. The day will conclude with the famous sunset in Mallory Square. Hemingway House ticket pay at door.
9pm-11pm Drag Show at 801 Bourbon Bar pricing for ticket closer to date
Sunday, September 10th
10am-12pm Waldorf Astoria, Casa Marina Cuba Libre Brunch* The location of this brunch can be summed up in one word: perfection! This oceanfront beauty, Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is Key West’s most glamorous destination. You have to see it yourself to understand why this well-sought-after landmark, rich with history, is the ideal place for our Key West trip to end before we embark on our 24-hour Havana journey! Menu: Guava, Coconut, freshly baked pastries, Lechon Asado Benedict, French Toast, & 2 Hour Authentic Key West Lime Mojito Bar.
1pm Private Yacht to Cuba  Private Charter Air to Cuba (includes flights, hotel, transportation to and from airport and dinner and all paperwork necessary to travel to Cuba)
12pm Arrive in Havana 1pm-5pm Private Tours Old Havana Historic Tours, Fusterlandia, Fabrica de Arte OR Day at the Beach -Mi Cayito LGBT Beach
Private Tours Old Havana Historic Tours, Fusterlandia, Fabrica de Arte OR Day at the Beach -Mi Cayito LGBT Beach
Rest then AC Transportation to Artist’s Home
7pm-11pm Dinner & Private Party
Enjoy a Private Dinner at a Cuban artist’s Home. We will have a typical Cuban Dinner experience complete with a roasted pig & honey flavored mojitos! An experience of a lifetime!
Cuba, Monday-Wednesday, September 11-13
Cultural Tours: Private Tour of the Four Historic Plazas, Fusterlandia, Mi Cayito LGBT beach, Hemingway Yacht Club, and other historic wonders. After dinner options can be arranged: Ballet, LGBT drag show, etc. Full itinerary chosen closer to date. Fly back on the 13th
PACKAGE #2 Cuba Package ~24 Hours in Cuba ~September 10-11     $990
Hours in Havana! Take our 45 minute flight from Key West or Miami, drop your luggage at the B&B, drink a mojito and set off to experience history in Old Havana. The colors, the sweet ocean breeze and the Malecón and energy of Havana will sweep you up into a dream-like state as we tour the art and culture of the city in a classic 57 Chevy. Artist studio tours, a private party in the countryside, and time to explore and create memories in this all-inclusive trip. Pack your bags – A Life Experience Awaits You in this gay-friendly destination. Leave the details to us, we will handle everything! • RT Airfare Key West to Havana (Miami option email us) • One Night Stay in Old Havana District B&B (includes full breakfast) • Classic Car Havana Tour & English-Speaking Guide • Private Dinner Party at Michel Mirabal’s home and gallery. Authentic Home-Cooked Cuban Meal • Tour Options: Fusterlandia, Fabrica de Arte, Mi Cayito LGBT Beach, Museum & Artist Studio Tours
PACKAGE #3  Key West Package ~September 7-10       $749
Have you always wanted to come to Key West? Take in the colors, sights and sounds of laid-back living? Come this fall and taste it! We have created a jammed packed 2 days of private pool parties, VIP rum and cigar parties, Cuban-inspired brunch, drag performances and art, yes lots of art! It is a playground for scantily-clad bodies taking in the Florida sun poolside with a rum and coke in hand. Come make history with us on our southern tip! • Three Night Stay at the Marker Waterfront Resort -Conde Nast Award 2016 • Guided Art Gallery, Museum, & Hemingway House Tours • Bathing suits, Rum & Cigars-oh my! Private Pool Parties • Private Drag Show • Cuban Inspired Brunch at Waldorf Astoria Casa Marina -unlimited mojitos
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS TO PURCHASE
Gallery of Events Opening Night Reception in Key West    $25 
Marker Waterfront Resort Host Hotel in Key West Stay at the Marker while you enjoy a tropical island visit and embrace the unique cultures of Cuba and Key West. Price of Hotel included in KWTC packages, but feel free to book hotel if just staying in KW. Click Here Rum & Cigar Lounge Pool Party Venue Enjoy an unforgettable experience with rum, cigars, and local delicacies.
Cuba Libre Brunch in Key West     $75
Before we transport to Havana, Cuba in a private chartered plane, bask in the last days of your Key West paradise at Casa Marina. Full description above
Call us anytime: 954-998-4071 info@deluccaevents.com A DeLucca Events Production co-funded by The Monroe County Tourist Development Council Presented by Havana Air, Title Sponsor
Traveling to Cuba FAQs
Cancellations & Changes: The cancellation will take effect from the date that we receive written notification of cancellation from you – weekends and holidays do not apply. Booking cancellations will incur cancellation charges depending on how much notice you give us prior to the departure date. More than 61 days: Loss of Deposit 60 – 46 days: 45% of total trip cost 45 – 29 days: 60% of total trip cost 28 – 7 days: 90% of total trip cost Within 6 days: 100% of total trip cost. If you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way we will do our best but cannot guarantee that this will be possible. Any request for changes must be in writing. Changes have an administration charge of $ 100 and any further charges for changes being made. All travel in Cuba is subject to change per the rules of the country.

Key West Opening Night Reception at Papa’s Pilar Rum Distillery

Thursday, September 7 • 6PM – 8PM

Hemingway’s Rum, Papa’s Pilar is going to open their newly Renovated & Historic Distillery to us for a private party celebrating Cuba, LGBT Community, Art & of course Rum!  There will lots of different rums to sample, rum specialty drinks, and wine for those not feeling as adventurous as Hemingway. Plenty of great food from around the world, music and time to meet your fellow travelers.
Special Note: Papa’s Pilar is crafting a custom barrel of rum just for our party!
Ticket for party included in Key West package and can be purchased separately. Go to book now buttons to register.

Key West LGBT Art, Wine & Dine Tours

Friday, September 8th &

Saturday, September 9th 

Enjoy the first-of-its-kind Festival in the Key West HisUpdatetoric Seaport: Private Gallery, Museum & Rum Distillery Tours, Dinner & Pool Parties, & More all focused on LGBT and Cuban artists.
Check-in for Tours at Marker Waterfront Hotel and an email with details will be sent to each registrant. Times are built on a flow between the hours of 3pm-6pm.
Go to ‘Book Now’ button on home page to Register Today!

Cuba Libre Brunch at Waldorf Astoria Casa Marina Key West
Saturday, September 9 • 10AM – 12PM

The location of this brunch can be summed up in one word: perfection! This oceanfront beauty, Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is Key West’s most glamorous destination. You have to see it yourself to understand why this well-sought-after landmark, rich with history, is the ideal place for our Key West trip to end before we embark on our 24-hour Havana journey!
Menu: Exotic Fruits, Freshly Baked Pastries, “Lechon Asado” Benedict with mojo Hollandaise, French Toast, Desserts &
a 2 Hour Authentic Key West Lime Mojito Bar
Ticket for party included in Key West package and can be purchased separately.
Go to ‘book now’ buttons to register.

Stay & Play

Contact Us

954-699-6556
Fort Lauderdale

Cancellations & Changes: The cancellation will take effect from the date that we receive written notification of cancellation from you – weekends and holidays do not apply. Booking cancellations will incur cancellation charges depending on how much notice you give us prior to the departure date. If you cancel more than 61 days before your intended departure date (i.e. before the balance due date), this charge is likely to be the amount of your deposit although it could be more. Special conditions for refunds will apply for holiday travel. More than 61 days: Loss of Deposit 60 -50 days: 25% of total trip cost 49 – 39 days: 60% of total trip cost 38 – 28 days: 90% of total trip cost Within 27 days: 100% of total trip cost. If you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way we will do our best but cannot guarantee that this will be possible. Any request for changes must be in writing. Changes have an administration charge of $ 100 and any further charges for changes being made.

Key West Opening Night Reception at Papa’s Pilar Rum Distillery

Thursday, September 7 • 6PM – 8PM

Hemingway’s Rum, Papa’s Pilar is going to open their newly Renovated & Historic Distillery to us for a private party celebrating Cuba, LGBT Community, Art & of course Rum!  There will lots of different rums to sample, rum specialty drinks, and wine for those not feeling as adventurous as Hemingway. Plenty of great food from around the world, music and time to meet your fellow travelers.
Special Note: Papa’s Pilar is crafting a custom barrel of rum just for our party!
Ticket for party included in Key West package and can be purchased separately. Go to book now buttons to register.

Key West LGBT Art, Wine & Dine Tours

Friday, September 8th &

Saturday, September 9th 

Enjoy the first-of-its-kind Festival in the Key West HisUpdatetoric Seaport: Private Gallery, Museum & Rum Distillery Tours, Dinner & Pool Parties, & More all focused on LGBT and Cuban artists.
Check-in for Tours at Marker Waterfront Hotel and an email with details will be sent to each registrant. Times are built on a flow between the hours of 3pm-6pm.
Go to ‘Book Now’ button on home page to Register Today!

Cuba Libre Brunch at Waldorf Astoria Casa Marina Key West
Saturday, September 9 • 10AM – 12PM

The location of this brunch can be summed up in one word: perfection! This oceanfront beauty, Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is Key West’s most glamorous destination. You have to see it yourself to understand why this well-sought-after landmark, rich with history, is the ideal place for our Key West trip to end before we embark on our 24-hour Havana journey!
Menu: Exotic Fruits, Freshly Baked Pastries, “Lechon Asado” Benedict with mojo Hollandaise, French Toast, Desserts &
a 2 Hour Authentic Key West Lime Mojito Bar
Ticket for party included in Key West package and can be purchased separately.
Go to ‘book now’ buttons to register.

Stay & Play

Contact Us

954-699-6556
Fort Lauderdale