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Sand Castle Building

Sponsored by Harbor Beach Community Hospital: Show off your creativity and have fun in the sand. The contest runs from 10 am-noon. (North Beach)

Sand Castle Building Rules

FREE and open to all ages (there will be three age categories—10 and under, 11-17, 18 and up).  No pre-registration required - just be at the beach at 9:45 am to sign up your team.

  • You may have up to three people on your team

  • Building begins at 10 am and ends at noon

  • Judging begins at noon

  • Prizes awarded at 12:30 pm

  • Only sand, water, shells, and other natural materials found on the beach can be used in the construction process

  • Hand tools may be used but no power tools

  • Only verbal assistance in Under 10 category

  • Design limited to 10’x10’ space

  • Inappropriate sculptures will be disqualified

  • You are encouraged to title your sculpture

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