The center of the sandcastle building is on the beach at the west end of Monroe St.
Registration coming soon!
2020 Schedule of events
10 AM-5 PM | Packets n' Pail Pickup at the Cannon Beach Visitor Information Center
12 PM | Team registration closes
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM | American Legion Pancake Feed
10:00 AM | Sandcastle Contest begins
3:30 PM | Final Judging and Awards Presentation
5:00 PM | Cars must be off the beach
7:00 PM | Live Music on the beach at 2nd Street from the Bruce Thomas Smith Band
8:00 PM | Bonfire on the Beach with S'mores on the beach at 2nd Street
9 AM | Singing Sands 5k Fun Run & Walk on the beach at 2nd Street. Pre-registration recommended. Check in and final registration at 8am.
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