Sand Castle & Sculpture Contest

Saturday, June 08, 2019 | 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM

sand castle

Come with your family and friends to this FREE event to either participate in or just stroll down the beach and watch all the budding sand artists hard at work.  Start your creative juices flowing.  Bring your shovel, buckets and great ideas to the beach to create an unique piece of art in the sand.

  • REGISTRATION:  9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • JUDGING STARTS AT 12:00 noon
  • AWARDS CEREMONY AT 1:00 p.m.

sand sculpture - king tut


  • Ages 12 Years and Under
  • Ages 13 Years and Over
  • Family

sand castle 1  


  • DESIGN - 30 Points (originality of subjects and design)
  • DETAIL - 30 Points (originality of shape, lines and space)
  • NEATNESS - 20 Points (sharp relief, balanced proportions overall)
  • TECHNIQUE - 20 Points (use of forms, drop method, shaping of aches, etc.)

sand sculpture - snail

 Click here(PDF, 1MB) for the Sand Castle & Sculpture Official Contest Rules

sand sculpture - millennium falcon


  • Saturday, June 08, 2019 | 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM


Meet at the Bathhouse

Robert Crown Memorial State Beach, Otis and Westline Drives, Alameda 94501  View Map

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