Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

2015 Sand Sculpture Contest: Maggie Johnston Award for Creative Excellence Winner: Adult/Family Group Entry #31: Sea Lion, by Selina Winstersteen.

2015 Sand Sculpture Contest: Maggie Johnston Award for Creative Excellence Winner: Adult/Family Group Entry #31: Sea Lion, by Selina Winstersteen.

 

Point Reyes National Seashore
invites you to the

35th Annual
Sand Sculpture Contest

at Drakes Beach

The date for the contest in 2016 has yet to be decided
(usually on the Sunday of Labor Day Weekend)

9 am–3:30 pm.

Prizes awarded in each of several age and group catagories.
Free to participants and spectators.

Registration begins at 9 am at the Ken Patrick Visitor Center.
Judging begins at 12 pm.
Prizes awarded at 3:30 pm.

We welcome all ages at this free community event located at Drakes Beach. Categories include: Children (14 and under), Families, Adult Individuals, and Adult Groups. Three prizes will be awarded in each of those categories, along with prizes for the sculpture with the most recycled plastic included.

This event is family based, but please remember no dogs are allowed on this designated swimming beach (no lifeguard on duty).

Bring a picnic and spend the day!

Check out the sculptures from previous contests.

For more information, call 415-464-5140.

Prizes donated by the Point Reyes National Seashore Association.

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2015 Sand Sculpture Award Results

Key:
HM = Honorable Mention
PC = People's Choice Awards
RP = Best Use Of Recycled Plastic
MJ = Maggie Johnston Award for Creative Excellence

Adult/Family Group Category
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Sand-wich The Christiansen family
2nd Too Early Len Garriott
3rd FROD The Fewell family
HM The Green Crab Sarah Rios
PC Dragon Jennifer Griego
MJ Sea Lion Selina Winstersteen
RP CA Coastal Cleanup Ronnie Sharpe

Adult's Individual
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Very Castle Dan Baker

Children's Individual
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Mount Lassen Ian
2nd Empire State Building Bob
3rd Octopus Holly

Children's Group
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Castle and Mandela Leif
2nd Home Sweet Castle Milo, Natalie, Eli, and Clara
3rd Castle Ruby, Akin, Jaya, and Maya
HM Sand Dollar George and friends
HM Imagine Lucy and Julia

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