Kauai sand Castle Contest

Kauai Sand Castle Contest on Hanalei Bay

sand castle kauaiLooking for a fun family event on Kauai? Most weekends on Kauai include at least some time playing at the beach with family and friends. So why not head down to Hanalei Bay this Saturday Aug 2nd and participate in the 2014 Hawaii Sand Festival and Contest.

Time to get creative and build your own sand castle or sand art and enjoy some island the music. Individuals or teams of any size are welcome to create their vision and enjoy a day at the beach as sand artists.

Bring your own shovels, pails, tools, molds, sprayers (very helpful) for sculpting sand. Competitive divisions: Keiki under 12, Youth 12-17, Beginner level, Competitive level teams (including families.)

Who: Everyone
Cost: Free
Event Date: Saturday, Aug, 2nd 2014
Time: 11:00am – 4:00pm
Location: To the left of the Hanalei pier, to the right of Pavilions on Kauai, Google Map
City/Town: Hanalei, HI
FREE LESSON on sand creations from world renowned sand sculptor Jeff Peterson at 11:30 AM. Learn how the pros create those amazing castles. If you are already a pro come, spread your talent and show the impossible.
Realize your creative vision, get exercise, and work together with others. Prizes will be awarded for different age groups, individuals, teams and types of art. Take a break and enjoy the sand, surf and sun with family and friends. Bring your own shovels, pails, tools, molds, sprayers (very helpful) for sculpting sand. Come up with an idea in advance. Make sure to bring your own hat or shade, sunscreen, food, drinking water and a squirt gun to help your friends cool off.
Not into sand castles? There will be GINORMOUS bubbles from Uncle Bubbles or feel free to fly a kite further down the beach. The Sand Festival is about being with ohana, working with the ‘aina and spreading aloha.
Schedule of events:
11:00 Free registration and start of the event.
11:30 Free lesson by world renowned sand sculpture and teacher Jeff Peterson.
3:30 Final judging.
4:00 Awards ceremony and Prizes


The Sand Festival is part of the non-profit INCF org. Please contact us if you or your company are interested in sponsoring a prize/prizes/surprises for this event.

Contact 808 639 8379

1 reply
  1. Makaala
    Makaala says:

    Mahalo for not using signs around our community to advertise this great event and for filling in holes at the end of the day. Have a wonderful day!

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