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2019 Sun & Sea Festival to be held July 13 on the sand at Imperial Beach! Schedule of Activities for July 12th and 13th

Jul 06, 2019 02:04PM ● By Paul Spear

2019 Sun & Sea Festival to be held July 13 on the Sand at Imperial Beach

Professional, amateur and kids sand castle building contests highlight this free, family-friendly event

 

Professional and amateur sand carving teams compete in one of San Diego County’s most beloved traditions. The free, family-friendly, no alcohol event, includes a street festival, food fair and artisan booths, live music and entertainment.

 

Public viewing of the sand castles takes place on Saturday only, throughout the day until 5:00 p.m. Best viewing time is 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. This year’s parade theme is: Under The Sea

 

Major Sponsors: TillamookCalifornia American WaterCounty of San DiegoCity of Imperial Beach and Port of San Diego

 

Pre- Event Activities on Friday, July 12, 2019, Pier Plaza, Dunes Park, and Seacoast Drive, Imperial Beach

8 am 3K Beach Walk/Run starting at the Pier

9:00 am Mayor’s 5th Annual Imperial Beach Pier Swim & Paddle

10 am – 11 am Mayor’s Breakfast at Pier Plaza
Noon – Dusk Exhibition sand castle on display

EVENT INFORMATION

Saturday, July 13, 2019 -- Pier Plaza, Dunes Park and Seacoast Drive, Imperial Beach

7 am – 9 am Pier Plaza and Festival area open  
9 am -10 am Sandcastle Parade – Theme: Under the Sea

8 am – 2 pm Master Sand Sculptures on the sand close to the IB Pier

10 am – 5 pm Sun & Sea Festival held along Seacoast Drive from Portwood Pier Plaza to Dunes Park
10 am – 5 pm Kid’s Zone with children’s activities at Dune’s Park
Noon – 1:30 pm  Kids ‘n Kastles sand castle building competition adjacent to Dune’s Park
2 pm – 4 pm Sand Castle judging – This is the best time to view the sand sculptures 
4 pm – 5 pm Sand Castle Awards Ceremony at Pier Plaza

 Professional and amateur sand carving teams compete in one of San Diego County’s most beloved traditions. The free, family-friendly, no alcohol event, includes a street festival, food fair and artisan booths, live music and entertainment.


Ø  No unleashed animals, skateboards, smoking or alcohol will be allowed in the festival area or on the beach.

Ø  TOURIST INFORMATION:  http://sunandseafestival.com/

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