AIA Sandcastle Contest

Sat Aug 21, 2021
10:00am CT
All ages
Free to attend; $15 parking at East Beach

Come out and witness the careful crafting of unique sand sculptures. Artists work tirelessly for a solid 5 hour stretch to create a sand masterpiece, all in hopes of bringing home the coveted Golden Bucket Award.

Parking is $15 at East Beach Galveston. 

Picnic lunches are welcome and encouraged. 

Schedule of Events: 

6:30am: Beach opens for teams and sponsors
9:00am: Public is encouraged to begin to arrive to watch the competition.
10:00am–3:00pm: Teams compete and build.
1:00pm–3:30pm: Public favorite voting
3:00–4:30pm: Judging
4:30pm: Awards Ceremony

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