56th Annual Sandcastle Contest 2020

  • Address: 207 N Spruce St, PO Box 64, Cannon Beach, OR 97110
  • Phone: (503) 436-2623


The center of the sandcastle building is on the beach at the west end of Monroe St.

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 12th

                          Packets n' Pail Pickup - Cannon Beach Chamber & Visitors Center

                          Sandcastle Parade - participants line up at 2nd & Spruce @ 5:00pm

Saturday, June 13th

                         American Legion Pancake Feed


                         Sandcastle Contest Begins*

                          Final Judging and Awards Presentation to follow*

                          Live Music on the beach

                          Bonfire on the beach

Sunday, June 14th

                         Singing Sands 5k fun run/walk - On the beach at 2nd Street


The event is the oldest sandcastle contest in the Northwest and the most popular annual event in Cannon Beach. 

If you would like to purchase a limited first edition "50 Years of Sandcastles in the Making" book, please contact our office at 503-436-2623