35th Annual Sloppy Joe’s “Papa” Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

July 23, 2015 / July 25, 2015 - 12:00 AM

July 23-25, 2015

This annual contest takes place at Sloppy Joe’s Bar, 201 Duval St., where Ernest Hemingway often enjoyed cocktails with cohorts. The event attracts look-alike contestants from around the United States and international locales to vie for the title of “Papa,” and is a highlight of the annual Hemingway Days celebration of the legendary author’s literary prowess and colorful lifestyle.