Sand Castle Art Contest

Youth art contest and sand castle building competition on the beach.

When Jun 28, 2014
from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM Every week until Jul 19, 2014
Where Galveston Island State Park
Contact Name Lisa Reznicek
Contact Email
Contact Phone (409) 737-1222

Sand castle building

When you come to Galveston Island State Park, you can't leave without playing in the sand and salty waters of the Gulf coast. We invite kids to participate in a sand castle and sculpture building competition!

We will meet at the day use beach area and begin with an introduction to sand castle building, contest rules, and best practices. Ranger Lisa will help and judge sand castles and sculpture. The awards ceremony will be followed by an introduction to the Arts in the Parks Youth Art Contest.  

Competition piececs must be completed before 3:45pm, and within the designated contest area. No previous experience necessary. Families, groups, and pets on a leash are welcome.

Before you can join us:

  • Park entry fee paid before trip
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult


What to expect:

  • Youth Art Contest information
  • Great family fun for all ages.
  • Small group instruction and guide
  • 1 hour program on best practices, methods, and contest rules
  • Restrooms available
  • Camera-worthy shots of a great Texas beach

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