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Sarasota Ski-A-Rees Water Ski Show

1602 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236-1004
+1 941-388-1666
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Go! Just go!

If Nike says, Just Do It, then I'm saying, Just Go! This is a tremendous show. The youthful... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2014
YogaNonna
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Sarasota, Florida
Stars of Water Skiing in the making!

As a 4 member family (an 89 year old mother, brother, husband and myself) we decided to pack a... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2014
Msmchll
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Sarasota, Florida
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1602 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236-1004
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Reviewed November 13, 2014

If Nike says, Just Do It, then I'm saying, Just Go! This is a tremendous show. The youthful enthusiasm of the Ski-A-Rees (and some of the skiers are not chronologically young) is contagious. This show highlights the incredible talent of these skiers in a very...More

1  Thank YogaNonna
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Reviewed November 5, 2014

As a 4 member family (an 89 year old mother, brother, husband and myself) we decided to pack a picnic lunch and witness the last day of season training for these stars of the water skis in the making. What a delightful day to witness...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2014

Skilled water skiers, very young, young and some older provide a great water show for the audience. It's always a pleasure to see amateurs who can perform at high skill levels.

1  Thank ThomasP682
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Reviewed October 8, 2014

Do go - and with family, especially kids and friends. Great show, talent and hidden gem of Sarasota!!

1  Thank twho
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Reviewed October 4, 2014

This is so much fun to watch. It reminds me of when I was a kid and these shows were more common. Now it is very rare to see this on anywhere. Love it! Thank you!!!

2  Thank SunglassExpressOptic
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Reviewed September 29, 2014

This ski show is a throw back to Old Florida entertainment. the skiers are talented and range in age from 4 years old to 60. The show is fast-paced and very professional. There is no admission and parking is free. If sitting in or climbing...More

1  Thank GatorMom2008
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Reviewed September 2, 2014

Yes, they ask for donations but they show is awesome! And worth it...if you think it is. Live PA announcer, fast boats, daring stuns it is a must if you visit Mote or the SOS.

1  Thank Taylor A
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Reviewed June 28, 2014

Free and fun ski show! These kids have talent! It's easy to get to, plenty of parking and free. The show we went to was a Sunday practice. It was quite crowded and seating is tight. Bring your own chairs, not much shade don't forget...More

3  Thank Susan S
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Reviewed June 17, 2014

What a privilege to enjoy this show - every Sunday afternoon at 2:00pm - FREE. Take a lawn chair or get there early enough to find a seat in the stands. These skiers are skilled and SO entertaining. You will be glad you went...even if...More

3  Thank Kendra C
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Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

This is a must do when we get out of town visitors. Great show by the Ski a Rees at no cost and everyone enjoys it. Just go!

1  Thank KateCMH
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goodlifer11
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Sylvia T |
No this is free event. There is no charge for parking at the aquarium.
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Cindi B
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Sylvia T |
Not recommended.
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