A person with a bicycle on the beach at sunset. Bicycle, person, and Haystack Rock all in silhouette.

Experience the Spring Unveiling Arts Festival and Fat Bike Festival this May in Cannon Beach!


Important Announcements

How to Build a Sandcastle

When building a sandcastle, the main components you will need are sand, water, and a lot of practice! Everyone who has reached a master skill level in anything has had a ton of practice. Kick off the 2024 Sandcastle Weekend with our new event, How to Build a Sandcastle a Live Demonstration with a Master Builder.

How to Build a Sandcastle: A Live Demonstration with Master Builder Bill Rose

Join master builder and Form Finders team member Bill Rose on the beach on Friday, June 14th for an all-day demonstration of all things sandcastle building. Bill will be on the beach from 10 am to 5 pm at the 2nd Street beach access. This live demonstration is free to all sandcastle competitors, beachcombers, and admirers. Ask Bill all of the tips and tricks on how to become a master builder!

Want to start sandcastle-building skills before contest weekend?

Learn all the things you'll need to build a great sandcastle in this how-to video with the Masters Division Team, the Form Finders!