2014 33rd Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

2014 Sand Sculpture Contest: Adult/Family Group People's Choice Award Winner: Entry #14: Woolly Mammoth, by the Garriott family
2014 Sand Sculpture Contest: Adult/Family Group People's Choice Award Winner: Entry #14: Woolly Mammoth, by the Garriott family

The 33rd Annual Sand Sculpture Contest at Drakes Beach was once again well attended with 62 sculptures entered. Thousands of participants and observers showed up to enjoy a sunny day at the beach.

If you notice any errors in the names of sculptures or artists, or if you have digital images of the missing photos listed below, please contact us.


2014 Sand Sculpture Award Results

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

Children’s Group Category
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Shaken, Not Stirred The Dan Norton family
2nd Buried No More Sons of Alvernaz
3rd Fantasy Castle The Melton family
HM Napa Cab Quake Leif Christensen Group
PC Woolly Mammoth The Garriott family
MJ Man Before Coffee The Pucci family

Adult's Individual
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Nephilims Mother Myron Miller

Children's Individual
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Pyramid Jake Jake
2nd Aztec Ruin Nico
3rd The Ocean Chair Douglas
HM Giant Castle Jane
HM Life Preserver Bob
HM Medusa Lauren

Children's Group
Award Sculpture Contestants
1st Empty Reservoir Sammie, Mable, and Kyle
2nd Kirby Timmy, Tyler, and Matthew
3rd Bad Dog Casper Julia
HM Fairy Castle The Carvajal Kids

Missing Photos:

  • Adult/Family Group Entry #05: Marine Melody, by Ken Chan
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #06: Ojao, by Garrett Low and Stephanie
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #08: Ladybug, by Calah, Aleesha, and Rommel Segovia
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #10: Jub, by Tony, Amy, Trey, Forrest, and Lucia
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #20: Sea Turtle and Shark, by the Gutierrez family
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #27: California Sun, by the Roberts family
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #29: Live Mermaid, by the Baileys
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #31: Shark, by the Watterson family
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #34: Beach Castle, by the Quintanar family
  • Adult/Family Group Entry #35: name, by the Anderson family
  • Children's Group Entry #01: Fairy Castle, by the Carvajal kids
  • Children's Group Entry #04: Giant Castle, by Corbin, Aristo, and Will
  • Children's Group Entry #06: Turtle Etal, by Nicki and Kennedy
  • Children's Group Entry #10: Volcano, by Paulos Kershaw kids
  • Children's Group Entry #12: untitled, by Vega kids
  • Children's Group Entry #13: untitled, by Ryan & Friends
  • Children's Group Entry #14: Island of Atlanta, by Constantin family
  • Children's Group Entry #15: Honu, by Krause/Andrade kids
  • Children's Group Entry #16: Hershey's Kiss, by the Kellerman kids
  • Children's Group Entry #18: Cat in the Hole, by Kira, Madeline, Jordyn, and Sarah
  • Children's Individual Entry #01: Sand Dollars, by Amelia
  • Children's Individual Entry #02: Big Fish, by Stas
  • Children's Individual Entry #04: The Ocean Chair, by Douglas
  • Children's Individual Entry #09: Medusa, by Lauren

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Last updated: September 22, 2016

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