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Signups for "Kids N’ Kastles" is happen now, Don't Miss Out!

May 13, 2015 05:40PM ● By Paul Spear

Kids N’ Kastles

Kids N’ Kastles is back! The event, sponsored by the Optimist Club of Imperial Beach, will be held on Saturday, July 18th from 11 am to 3 pm as part of the new Sun and Sea Family Festival.

 Please register at this link:

 Remember space is limited to only 20 teams! There is a donation fee of $10 per team that will be collected on the day of the event.  All funds go to the Optimist Club of Imperial Beach Youth Fund. Team members must be between 5-12 years old.

The five-member Kids Teams will build their sculptures on the beach, north of the Imperial Beach Pier. Your team can register in either BEST SCULPTURE or BEST SEA CREATURE category. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams. Other prizes will be raffled during the event which will be adjacent to the Nathan’s Famous Hotdog Kidz Zone in the Dunes Park and parking lot. Other activities at the Kidz Zone include arts & crafts, circus acts and other free family activities.


  • At 11 am meet at the Dolphin Statue canopy area in the Nathan’s Famous Hotdog Kidz Zone to receive plot assignments, gift bags and pay the $10 fee.
  • Sandcastle Building will be from 12 pm to 1:30 pm
  • From 1:30 pm to 2 pm teams will move to the stage area for the awards ceremony
  • Prizes and awards will be handed out from 2 pm to 3 pm.

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