2015 Leap Sandcastle Contest: “Sand Cinema” | Ocean Beach
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Ocean Beach (Balboa) | Great Highway and Balboa, San Francisco, CA
Northern California’s largest sandcastle building event, the 32nd annual Leap Sandcastle Contest is a spirited competition between teams of architects, engineers, contractors, designers and local elementary school students at Ocean Beach (just below the Cliff House).
There’s also a community castle for everyone to join in to build.
Photo credit: David Yu
Leap’s 32nd Annual Sandcastle Contest
Saturday, October 10, 2015 | 10:30 am to 4:30 pm
Ocean Beach, Balboa Street and Great Highway, SF
FREE to watch
The 2015 theme is “Sand Cinema.”
(subject to change)
- 10:30 am: Sandcastle building begins
- 11:00 am – 3:30 pm: Raffle prizes awarded
- 11:30 am: Judges arrive
- 2:30 pm: Sandcastle building finishes
- 2:30 pm: Team Photos at Team Sites with finished sculptures
- 2:30 – 3:30 pm: Judges deliberate
- 3:30 pm: Awards Ceremony
- 4:30 pm: Event ends
Top awards include: Best in Show, Silver and Bronze; Best Participation of Leap Kids; Best Site Sign; Best T-shirt; and Highest Fundraising Team
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
**Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fun & Games, Kids & Families, San Francisco