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2020 Bermuda Sandcastle Calendar Released

2020 Bermuda Sandcastle Calendar Released

Bermuda Sandcastle Competition organiser Hannah Emmerson is featuring some of her personal sandcastle builds in a 2020 calendar, which is currently available to purchase at several stores on the island. Ms. Emmerson said, “The idea for a calendar started a few years ago when I took over the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition from its founder Nicky... Read more of this article

Sand Artwork Pays Tribute To Veterans

Sand Artwork Pays Tribute To Veterans

Hannah Emmerson paid tribute to veterans with a work of sand art created for The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition’s Facebook page. The piece, created on Horseshoe Bay Beach, features a number of poppies, with accompanying text saying ‘lest we forget.’ Ms. Emmerson said, “The piece was created as a tribute to our veterans. May we never... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Sandcastle Competition

Photos & Results: Sandcastle Competition

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took place last Saturday [Aug 31] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with Team Amazon winning the Best Overall Prize for their build entitled “Davy Jones.” A spokesperson said, “What a perfect day for a sandcastle competition. Thank you to our sponsors: Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, Alexandra Mosher,... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Competition

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Competition

[Updated with video] The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took place today [Aug 31] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with a wide array of examples of sand art on display for spectators and sculptors alike to enjoy. A photo gallery is below, and we will update with the full results as available. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Free Workshops

Photos: Bermuda Sandcastle Free Workshops

The organisers of the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition recently held free workshops, saying they were “impressed with the skill level of the participants.” The workshops were held in preparation for the Bermuda Sand Castle Competition, which is set for tomorrow [Aug 31] at Horseshoe Bay. Those who want to sign up for the official competition... Read more of this article

Sandcastle Workshops Begin On Saturday

Sandcastle Workshops Begin On Saturday

Organisers of the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition are reminding prospective participants that free workshops are being held on Saturday [Aug 24], Wednesday [Aug 28] and Thursday [Aug 29]. The workshops in sandcastle building start at 5:30 pm each day at Horseshoe Bay. Past competition winners will be on hand to provide tips and tricks about how to build... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sandcastle Competition On Aug 31

Bermuda Sandcastle Competition On Aug 31

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition — set to take place at Horseshoe Bay on Saturday, August 31st — will see up to 40 teams competing for $3,500 worth of prizes. A spokesperson said, “Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announce their title sponsorship of the 2019 Bermuda Sandcastle Competition. Additional sponsorship is provided... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Annual Sandcastle Competition

Photos & Video: Annual Sandcastle Competition

[Updated with photos] A turtle, Bermuda house, moongate, and mermaid were among the works of art that graced the sand of Horseshoe Bay Beach today [Sept 1] as the Bermuda Sandcastle competition was held, with participants showcasing their creativity on the popular Southampton beach. We will update as able with the results and a photo gallery, and in... Read more of this article

Princess, Mosher, Oil Sponsor Sandcastle Event

Princess, Mosher, Oil Sponsor Sandcastle Event

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club and Alexandra Mosher Studio Jewellery today [Aug 20] announced their joint title sponsorship of the 2018 Bermuda Sandcastle Competition, with additional sponsorship provided by the Oil Group of Companies and beverage donations provided by John Barritt & Sons. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition, which takes place... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Sand Castle Competition

Photos & Results: Sand Castle Competition

The Bermuda Sand Castle Competition was held on Saturday [Sept 2] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with the best overall prize being awarded to the team from the Fairmont Southampton with their ‘Gombey on a Break’ sculpture. A spokesperson said, “Saturday morning started early with bright sunshine to welcome contestants to Horseshoe Bay Beach.... Read more of this article

Sand Castle Competition Set For September 2

Sand Castle Competition Set For September 2

The public is invited to the Bermuda Sand Castle Competition, set to be held on Saturday, September 2 at Horseshoe Bay Beach. Organizer, Hannah Strang, tells Bernews of her unlikely career rooted in the competition.Hannah says she grew up building sand castles on the beach with her friends and after graduating from University with an art degree, she... Read more of this article

Photos: Sand Sculpture Contest At Horseshoe

Photos: Sand Sculpture Contest At Horseshoe

The public was invited to “unleash their creativity using Bermuda’s own natural pink sand” at the 21st annual Bermuda Sand Sculpture Competition today [Sept 3] at Horseshoe Bay, with $2,000 in cash prizes given away. The competition was sponsored by the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club and Marina and Alexandra Mosher Studio Jewellery, with free... Read more of this article

Sand Sculpture Competition On September 3

Sand Sculpture Competition On September 3

The public is invited to “unleash your creativity using Bermuda’s own natural pink sand” at the 21st annual Bermuda Sand Sculpture Competition, set to be held on Saturday, September 3 at Horseshoe Bay. Sculpting begins at 10.00am and finishes at 4.00pm, followed by judging and an awards presentation. Entry is free, with 1st, 2nd... Read more of this article