Sand Sculpture Contest

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The Hueneme Beach Festival is back and so too is our famous Sand Sculpture Contest. So grab some friends, family members, and/or co-workers and make this fun, team competition part of your Festival weekend plans.

We’re featuring a Professional contest on Saturday, followed by an Amateur competition on Sunday. Details are provided below and they can also be downloaded here.

Contest rules are the same for both Professional and Amateur teams. And if you are new to this, don’t worry. We’ve got the rules and some helpful tips that you can download here.

Professional Team Competition

Saturday, August 28
Contest: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Entry Fee:  $100 per team
10 people max per team
Teams will be assigned a 14’ x 14’ competition plot of sand
Entries limited to first 25 paid teams only
Winner Take All:  $1,000 Prize*
*There must be at least 3 teams participating in the professional category for prize money to be awarded

To participate, download and complete this Professional Registration Form and mail it to us along with your entry fee. You will be contacted with registration confirmation and participation details.

Amateur Team Competition

Sunday, August 29
Contest: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Entry Fee:  $10 per team
10 people max per team
Teams will be assigned a 14’ x 14’ competition plot of sand
Entries limited to first 25 paid teams only
1st Place:  $300
2nd Place:  $250
3rd Place:  $200
People’s Choice:  $150

To participate, download and complete this Amateur Registration Form and mail it to us along with your entry fee. You will be contacted with registration confirmation and participation details.

Contest Timeline
8:00am - 9:00 amRegistration/Check In
9:00am - 10:00amLoad Equipment to Plot
10:00am - 2:00pmSculpture Building
2:00pm - 4:00pmJudging/Tabulation
4:15pmAwards Program - Main Stage in Festival
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Sand Sculpture Contest Inquiry

Got questions? Email us at contests@huenemebeachfestival.org.