Castles! Mermaids! Pelicans! Bears! The fun starts Friday, June 21st and runs through Sunday, June 23rd. Admission is free.
Come to the beach to watch Master, Intermediate, and Novice Sand Sculpting Teams compete for over $7,000 in cash prizes. JOIN IN!!! Sign up for Free Lessons, then register a team of your family or friends in the Friends and Family Division and vie for Gift Baskets for 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place. Register Friday, June 21st from 10:00 - 5:00 at the ACT Booth located in the Ocean Shores Convention Center or Saturday Morning Before 9:00 AM at the Beach. Free Sand Sculpting Lessons conducted by Bert Adams, Sand Sculpting 101 College Instructor, will be held Friday on the Beach from 4:30 until 6:00 and Sunday at the Convention Center "Sand Pit" at 12:00. Team Sand Competition takes place on Saturday, June 22, beginning with check-in and plot assignment from 7:00 to 9:00AM. The Contest begins at 9:00 AM and Culminates with the Final Judging at 3:30PM. The Awards Ceremony will be Saturday, June 22nd, At the Stage in the Convention Center at 5:30 PM.
Watch the Ongoing Singles Sand Sculpting Competition at the Convention Center starting at 10:00 AM Friday, June 21st, and continuing until Sunday at 12:00 noon. The Public votes continuously for the winning Sculptor. Check out our newest Contest, "The Children's Quick Sand Castle Competition" Sunday, June 23 at 1:00 PM at the Convention Center Sand Pit immediately following the Sunday Free Lessons. Registration for the Children's Contest is on site, Prizes will be awarded to the top three contestants'.
If you would like to enter your family or team in the sand competition at the 2013 Five Star Dealerships Sand & Sawdust Festival, please print theSand Competition Entry Form and mail it along with the appropriate payment for your group to:
PO Box 387
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Meanwhile, at the Ocean Shores Convention Center Master Chainsaw Carvers will continuously demonstrate their skills as they compete for Prizes and Awards. Competition takes place from 10:00 - 4:00 Friday and Saturday and from 10:00 - 1:30 on Sunday. Popular Auctioneer, Eric Bjella will conduct The Auctions at the end of each day's competition. Here is your chance to bid on a Carved Masterpiece for your home.
Entertainment Daily featuring a truly exciting and entertaining Country and Western Group, Peter Jordan and North West Roads on Stage in the Convention Center, 1:30 - 3:00 Friday and Saturday, 12:30 to 2:00 Sunday, Always Free Admission.
Additionally for your enjoyment over 110 Food and Craft Vendors will be at the Convention Center. Also the Latest in Ford Motor Company Designs will be on display for your enjoyment.
Chainsaw Carvers interested in entering the competition, please see CARVER INFORMATION
Interested Vendors contact:
Lynda Miller at (360) 289-3887 or firstname.lastname@example.org for pre-approval, then print the VENDOR CONTRACT and mail it to us with the payment listed on the contract.
The Five Star Dealerships Sand & Sawdust Festival is presented by ACT – Action Committee for Tourism, a local volunteer organization.
NOTE: The dates for next year's Sand & Sawdust Festival are June 27 - 29, 2014.
If you need more information, please contact us.