Sandcastle Days

31st Annual Sandcastle Days

Sandcastle Days is Back!

31st Annual Sandcastle Days- Padre Island

Clayton’s | 6900 Padre Blvd

October 4, 2018 – October 7, 2018

Master Sand sculptors Walter McDonald, aka Amazin Walter, and Lucinda Wierenga, aka Sandy Feet, are South Padre Island residents and founders of Sandcastle Days 31 years ago.

They started Sand Castle Days to demonstrate the magical sculpting qualities of South Padre Island sand and the critical importance of protecting our beautiful coastal shores. Over the years this event has grown from a local celebration to qualifying event for the World Championships of Sand Sculpting where 30,000+ fans come to watch the sand come to life. Admission is Free, a great family-friendly event, with live music, games, vendors, great food and drinks! Click the following link for more event details and updates visit the Sandcastle Days Website.

Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own sand sculptures? If you answered Yes, You will not want to miss out on the Free Sand Sculpture Workshops offered on Sunday, October 8th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, all you need to do is show up! Here’s a link to more information on the free workshops.


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