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Port Aransas Texas SandFest

Experience Texas SandFest: The Biggest Beach Festival in Port Aransas  

SandFest is a Texas Sand Sculpture Competition and is one of the largest beach festivals in Texas on the beautiful, sun-soaked Port Aransas beach.

Master Sculptors from around the world, as well as a many children and amateurs, will put their creative skills to work to create the most artistic, imaginative sand sculptures at Texas SandFest. Along with the sand sculptures, there will also be vendors live music and entertainers, sand sculpting lessons and more.

The event which brings 100,000+ visitors to the Mustand Island and Port Aransas area also happens to benefit the local community. Designated as a non-profit, the festival shares profits with local organizations like the Port Aransas Art Center, Rotary Club, Community Theater, and the Helping Hands Food Pantry. Costing only $5 per person and with kids under 12 getting free entry, everyone can afford to enjoy this awesome festival.

View the full schedule of Texas SandFest activities.

The 3-day event starts Friday, April 27, 2018 and runs through Sunday, April 29rd, 2018.

Visit Texas SandFest or checkout the Official SandFest Facebook Page Here!

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