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Saturday 20 June 2015

Sandcastle Contest

Jun 20th

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Sandcastle Contest

June 19-21, 2015

Cannon Beach will celebrate the 51st anniversary of its annual Sandcastle Contest Saturday, June 20, 2015. The event is one of the oldest sandcastle contest in the United States and the most popular annual event in Cannon Beach. Dozens of teams participate in the contest with divisions for Masters, who compete for cash prizes; plus large group, small group and children’s divisions with winners receiving medals and ribbons.

A tradition in Cannon Beach, Sandcastle weekend attracts thousands of visitors and locals,  who come to build fanciful creations or just watch the fun.  The contest includes division ranging from Masters, who create amazing sculptures, to groups and children ready for creative fun in the sand.

List of Events


10am-5pm     Packet n' Pail Pickup - Chamber Community Hall

6-7:30 pm      Shovels & Bucket Dinner              $10

5:30 pm         Parade                        FREE


7:30am-12:30pm Est.

                       Sandcastle Contest

7pm                Concert           $10

8pm                Bonfire             FREE


9am                5K Fun Run        $35   Includes medalion & T-shirt

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