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NASCRAB

'Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, FL
+1 800-223-5865
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Overrated

Took the kids to the family friendly version over our spring break trip to Tween Waters. My wife... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mntraveler686
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St Paul, Mn
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Replace host and this could be cool

The 3 minutes of actual crab racing was fun to watch. The hour plus of the crab host talking and... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Smilass
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“crab race” (19 reviews)
“the crow's nest” (13 reviews)
“clams” (33 reviews)
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'Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, FL
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+1 800-223-5865
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the kids to the family friendly version over our spring break trip to Tween Waters. My wife and I have seen the adult show in the past, and I even remember attending 20 years ago as a teenager. Well, not much has changed. The...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

The 3 minutes of actual crab racing was fun to watch. The hour plus of the crab host talking and making jokes was painful to listen to. He ruins the experience. He tries too hard to be funny by being rude to people around the...More

1  Thank Smilass
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

As we just finished our 23 year attending the "Crab Races", we could not think of a better way to be entertained and best of all raise money for the local United Way and Veterans. Commissioner Tim is very funny, hard working and committed to...More

1  Thank SAB58ME
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We went to one of the early "family" shows. While it was entertaining, it seems the emcee spends most of the evening hawking his t-shirts. Some of the jokes were a bit off-color for a family shown and at times the emcee was downright mean...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Its not often (or ever) I get to see crab races. The reviews online were/are all over the map. Here is the truth. The show runs about an hour and started around 6:30ish maybe a little before. The pregame probably started at 5:45 where people...More

3  Thank mikeytoms
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

It's fun to watch the crabs and listen to the announcer guy. We were at the family one, but I heard he gets pretty raunchy at the adult one. We were there once for that but didn't stay long. You can only take so much...More

Thank wendymatt
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were having an early dinner, our first night there after a long drive and hubby didn't really want to stay but we decided to after all.. so glad we did! It was different than anything I'd seen, a lot of fun and some of...More

1  Thank sjpollan
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The only reason to go to Crow's nest!!!! A must do while on Captiva!!! While food is not good the drinks are cold and the races are so much fun!!!

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Our extended family went with 5 kids between 6 and 12 years old. It is good old fashioned fun. No screens, no high tech stuff. Just crabs, a table, and a mic. The kids got to choose and name their crabs for the race and...More

1  Thank Alex S
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

The crab man was rude a the family show. Mostly to older women I was pushed by him and could have fell back to a stone fireplace which had a small boy and mother there. I could have hurt the boy. Then he came back...More

1  Thank sunandfun0000
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lorrainecelia
26 July 2016|
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Response from Bill W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry this is so late. When we were there the crap races were every day for the kids.
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