2012 Sand Castle Competition

The Grand Beach International Sand Castle Competition

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The Grand Beach International Sand Castle Competition is on Saturday August 11th 2012; rain day Sunday August 12th 2012.

This is the longest running sand competition off-the-record in western Canada! Come out and be a part of the history that is Grand Beach Manitoba. Located in Grand Beach, Manitoba, the contest is just 45 minutes from Winnipeg.

$2,500 in cash prizes.  Individual, Family/Team and Master categories. Entry fee is just $10. Celebrity judges.

Individual and Family/Team Categories

  • Registration Open 9:00 am and Carving begins at 10:00 am
  • You will have up to 4 hours to create your masterpiece
  • Judging will start at 2:00 pm

Master Category

  • Registration must be made by email prior to FRIDAY August 10th
  • You will be allowed to bring forms and complete your pound up Friday
  • No power tools will be permitted
  • Carving to begin Saturday at 8:00 am and completed by Saturday at 4:00 pm
  • Judging to start at 4:00 pm


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