International Sand Art Competition

November 22-26 2017 Hosted by the Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort in Key West, Florida

The third International Sand Art Competition attracted over 12,000 people to the largest privately owned beach in Key West at the Casa Marina in November of 2016. World renowned sand sculptors competed against each other over Thanksgiving weekend. Musical, theatrical and other entertainment were presented during the weekend.
 

Sand sculpting competition 2016

The competition kicks off at 8 am. The professional sculptors start by putting together forms that each will have to fill on their own with sand and water. Over the next three and a half days they will create their works of art.