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Sandcastle Crown & Corgi To Honour Queen

Sandcastle Crown & Corgi To Honour Queen

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II in a uniquely Bermudian way, creating a sand sculpture depicting a corgi beside a crown. The Queen, who died Thursday at the age of 96, is reported to have had four dogs, two of whom are Pembroke Welsh corgis, Muick and Sandy. The Queen’s passion for corgis dated back to her... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Sandcastle Contest

Photos, Video & 360: Sandcastle Contest

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took place on Saturday [Sept 3] at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with a wide array of examples of sand art on display for spectators and sculptors alike to enjoy. A video, photo gallery and 360° panorama is below, and we will update with the full results as available. Related... Read more of this article

Sign Up For The Sandcastle Contest On Sept 3

Sign Up For The Sandcastle Contest On Sept 3

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be held on Saturday, September 3 at Horseshoe Bay Beach, and people are welcome to sign up to take part in the fun event which offers an array of prizes. A spokesperson said, “This the big family event you have been waiting all summer for on Horseshoe Bay beach. The organizers of the competition were... Read more of this article

Sandcastle Competition Set For Next Month

Sandcastle Competition Set For Next Month

Sand artists will showcase their creative talents at the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition next month. The event, which features categories for children, teenagers, families, adults and visitors, will be held at Horseshoe Bay on Saturday, September 3. Contestants will have 10×10 plots to build their creations, with building time starting at 10 am... Read more of this article

‘Locals Boasting Louder Than The Tree Frogs’

‘Locals Boasting Louder Than The Tree Frogs’

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition used their always artistic skills to wish everyone a happy Cup Match holiday, combining two elements of the island, creating a sculpture with treefrogs with a cricket ball & bat, noting that “locals be boasting louder than the tree frogs on who is taking home the Cup.” The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sandcastle Contest Offer Workshops

Bermuda Sandcastle Contest Offer Workshops

The annual Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be held on Saturday, September 3rd at Horseshoe Bay Beach, and the free workshops and tutorials will be held in advance. A look at this year’s Sandcastle competition The event poster says, “Bermuda Sandcastle Competition Horseshoe Bay Beach Sat, Sep 3rd, 2022. 2022 Space is Limited Please go to... Read more of this article

Photos: Sandcastle Easter Celebrations

Photos: Sandcastle Easter Celebrations

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition will be on Horseshoe Bay today [April 15] for Good Friday in order to build a sandcastle commemorating the Easter holiday. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted photos of past builds online, saying, “Who else is looking forward to the holiday this weekend? I know I am! I will be on Horseshoe Bay on Good Friday... Read more of this article

Sandcastle Competition: Happy Valentine’s Day

Sandcastle Competition: Happy Valentine’s Day

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition took to social media in order to wish the island a happy Valentine’s Day, sharing photos of a sand sculpture depicting two doves in front of a heart. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted the images below online, and said, “Happy Valentine’s Day to all the love birds out there. Thanks to your suggestions... Read more of this article

Sandcastle Team: ‘Happy 2022 Everyone!’

Sandcastle Team: ‘Happy 2022 Everyone!’

The talented team behind the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition is wishing the public a happy new year, using one of their always artistic sand creations to do so. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted the photo below on social media saying, “Happy 2022 everyone! Wait what?.. 2022.. how did this happen.. lol. They say time flies when your having fun..... Read more of this article

Bermuda Sandcastle Supports Special Olympics

Bermuda Sandcastle Supports Special Olympics

The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition organisers recently showed their support for the upcoming Special Olympics Bermuda Polar Plunge with a special sculpture, with the charitable event set to be held on December 4. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted the graphic and photos online, saying, “This week’s build is all about feeling the chill... Read more of this article

Sand Sculpture In Celebration Of Garden Club

Sand Sculpture In Celebration Of Garden Club

Hannah Emmerson — the talented local artist who organizes the sandcastle competitions — has created a sand sculpture in celebration of the Garden Club’s 100th anniversary. “Sand sculpting is the oldest form of sculpting in the world, but it only became an art form during the 1970s in California and has since spread throughout the... Read more of this article

Sandcastle To Celebrate Flora Duffy Day

Sandcastle To Celebrate Flora Duffy Day

In celebration of Flora Duffy Day, Bermuda Sandcastle Competition organisers created a sandcastle aimed at celebrating the Olympic gold medalist, whose win gave Bermuda the distinction of being the smallest nation in the world to win a gold medal at the Summer Olympics. Posting the images on the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition’s Facebook page, the... Read more of this article

Photos: 3D Look At The Sandcastle Competition

Photos: 3D Look At The Sandcastle Competition

The 2021 Bermuda Sandcastle Competition was recently held at the Horseshoe Bay Beach, and you take a look at some virtual 3D popup versions of the sand sculptures from the competition below, offering a different view of the sandcastles on display during the annual competition. Related Stories Photos & Video: Bermuda Sandcastle Contest Photos:... Read more of this article