Tickets are $5 per day, or $10 for a three-day pass. Proceeds go to Mote Marine Labâ€™s Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Hospital.
Sarasota County Commissioner Joe Barbetta; Kumar Mahadevan, president of Mote Marine, Maria Bankemper of the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; Crystal Classic Co-Chair Eileen Parkinson and Mark Smith, past president of the Siesta Key Village Association, gather Nov. 8 during a VIP preview event to raise funds for the second Siesta Key C
Chris Tenaglia with master sandsculptors Sandis Kondrats, Edith van de Wetering and Wilfred Stijger. Photos by Loren Mayo
Siesta Keyâ€™s own master sandsculptor Brian Wigelsworth and Cheryl Gaddie, president of the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce