New Year's Eve: Conch Shell Drop at Sloppy Joe's

When: December 31 - January 1, 2023

Where: Sloppy Joe's, 201 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040

The arrival of 2023 is to be heralded on the island's Duval Street with the "drop" of a gigantic manmade conch shell, the symbol of the Florida Keys, to the flat roof of Sloppy Joe's Bar, 201 Duval. Spectators gather on Duval for the annual gala, emceed by a rooftop host and featuring dancing in the street and a countdown to midnight recorded on a huge clock.