Please Note: This event has expired.
28th Annual AIA Houston Sandcastle Competition
American Institute of Architects (AIA Houston)/Architecture Center Houston presents the 28th Annual AIA Houston Sandcastle Competition. On Saturday May 31st, 2014 on Galveston's East Beach, come see how piles of sand magically transform into imaginative sculptures.
For over two decades, Houston area architects, designers, engineers, and contractors have taken their tools to East Beach in Galveston for one of the world’s largest amateur sandcastle competitions. The Houston Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) sponsors this annual contest.
On the day of the event, the teamsView more
The event is free and open to the public. (For team sandcastle participation, please visit the AIA website).
Parking at East Beach Galveston is $10 cash only collected by the Galveston Parks Board. (There is no ATM close by so please be prepared). Additional parking is available at Stewart Beach with shuttle service to the event.
Contact: (713) 520-0155
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
7:00am Beach opens for teams and sponsors
9:00am Public is encouraged to begin to arrive to watch the competition.
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
3:00 – 4:30 pm
4:30 – 5:00 pm
1923 Boddeker Dr., Galveston, TX 77550