Sarasota County is home to one of the most spectacular beaches on the planet. Known for its fine white sand, crystal clear blue water, and fantastic amenities, Siesta Beach in Siesta Key is a favorite amongst locals and vacationers alike. In fact, Trip Advisor named Siesta Beach the #5 Best Beach in the World for 2017!  



Head down to this world class beach this Saturday, May 6th for the Siesta Sand Sculpture Contest! Now in its 45th year, this awesome annual event features incredible artistic designs made completely out of sand.



Want to show off your sand design skills? This contest is FREE and open to all! Registration begins at 8:30 am on Saturday near the pavilion (948 Beach Road). There are 4 competition categories, including Adult Humorous, Adult Miscellaneous, Children (ages 10 and under), and Youth (ages 11-17).



Judging will be done at 1:00 pm with winners announced around 2:00 pm.


Whether or not you are participating, come to Siesta Beach this Saturday to see some spectacular works of sand sculpture and enjoy a day at one of the world’s most beautiful beaches!!


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