35th Annual Sandcastle Contest hits the beach Aug. 3

July 26, 2013

Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce will host the 35th Annual Sandcastle Contest Saturday, Aug. 3, at Fisherman's Beach, at the north end of the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and continues until 2:30 p.m. Sculptures may be started at any time of the day but must be completed by 3 p.m.

New this year are a sculpting demonstration from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 2; a new chamber member category for the contest and a community sculpture which begins at 10 a.m., Saturday.

Go to and click on Sandcastle Contest for complete information about categories, prizes and rules.