FOXBORO (CBS) – A signature summer event is back at Hampton Beach.
The annual sand sculpture contest is underway at the popular New Hampshire beach.READ MORE: Northeastern Rowing Team Rescues Man After Car Crashes Into Charles River
Last week, 200 tons of imported sand was dropped off at Hampton Beach.READ MORE: Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $545M For Monday Drawing
Creators were hard at work Thursday, making a variety of sculptures.
The entries will be on display this weekend, with judging taking place Saturday. First prize is $6,000, with a total purse of $25,000.MORE NEWS: 'It Was Shocking': American Flag Stolen From Pulaski Park In Boston
Last year’s event was moved from June to September due to the COVID pandemic.