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August 2019
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33rd Annual AIA Sandcastle Competition on Galveston Island’s East Beach

Saturday, August 24, 2019 | 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
East Beach,
1923 Boddeker
Galveston, TX 77550 United States
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More than 60 teams will compete for the prestigious Golden Bucket Award at the 32nd edition of the AIA Sandcastle Competition. Following months of planning, teams stretch out along the beach front and meticulously sculpt their piles of sand and work non-stop for five hours. The judging of the sculptures is rated on originality of concept, artistic execution, technical difficulty, carving technique, and utilization of the site. In addition to the Golden Bucket, awards are given in several categories including Best…

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