Sand Castle Contest

Pedestrians passing along the boardwalk admire a sand sculpture in a previous Hampton Beach contest. (File Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Sand Sculptors Preparing For Annual Hampton Beach Contest

Sand sculptors from across Canada and the United States are preparing to get their hands dirty at New Hampshire’s 15th annual Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Master Competition.


A kid builds a sand castle as the beach. (Photo credit: ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images)

Annual Hampton Beach Sand Sculpting Contest Nears

Take 250 tons of sand and 21 hours and what have you got?