Best for Pre-Gaming
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Bahia Honda State Park, Florida

Downtown Key West, where locals, tourists, and expats gather each day as the sun dips into the Gulf of Mexico for the island's Sunset Celebration, is only a short drive from Marathon Key, but no one drinking a beer while watching the sun go down on the island's largest bay cares. Smart locals hang out here, bathing in the warm water and solitude, before heading over the the party on Duval Street.