Sept. 1 – Sept. 4, 2017
Broadway Pier and Pavilion
1000 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

2017 Winners
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2016 Winners

Question: How do you make a pile of sand look like a beach scene?
Answer: Start with some waves at the bottom; add a wide sandy beach (hmmm); better throw in a lifeguard tower to make the sand look like sand; add some clouds to indicate the sky, and oh yes, change the name of the city to SAND iego.

Then conduct the 5th annual U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge with the world’s top sculptors competing for monetary prizes and importantly, national pride. Alongside, conduct a team sand competition for the U.S.-only sculptors and the Dimensional Art Expo with more than 40 hand-picked artists who work in other media. Here are the winners in three different classes of competition:
World Masters