Castles For Cancer

Hope Abounds, Inc. is pleased to present the Inaugural Castles for Cancer benefit. Individuals, families, and businesses will compete for the title of “Castles for Cancer Champion!” This charity event is designed to help raise funds to support women, children, teens and their families who are traveling through the journey of active cancer treatment. hope abounds

Sandcastle Building Competition
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Surf City Welcome Center — Surf City, NC
12:00 pm—3:00 pm
Registration—11:00 am Awards—3:30 pm
Family friendly
Free for spectators to come cheer
on their favorite team!


Rules & Guidelines

♦  Competition will consist of Teams of no more than 5 that will work together to build a sandcastle or sand sculpture.
♦  Teams should appoint a Team Captain. Team Captains must be at least 18 years of age.
♦  Teams can have up to 5 participants. Participants may not be on multiple teams.
♦  Participants are given a 10 x 10 area to build their sand sculpture creation and must stay in given boundaries
♦  Must use beach sand only. Piles of sand must be formed by manpower only. Mechanical assistance is not permitted.
♦  Participants must provide their own sand sculpture building tools (i.e. shovels, buckets, etc.)
♦  The sand sculptures must contain only objects natural to the beach (shells, stones, seaweed, etc.)
♦  Participants must stay away from the dunes and dune grass.
♦  Sculptures may not be damped or sprayed with any solutions other than water. No sticky stuff is permitted.
♦  To be judged, sculpture creations must be built within participants boundary area.
♦  Registration/check-in will begin at 11:00 am at the Surf City Welcome Center.
♦  Sand sculptures designs will begin at 12:00 pm and must be finished by 3:00 pm
♦  Judging begins at 3:00 pm and winners announced at 3:30 pm.
♦  Judging criteria will be based on overall appearance, creativity, teamwork, effort, and design.
♦  Winner and Runner-up awards will be provided.
♦  Have FUN and be CREATIVE!

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