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  • Dates: April 18, 2024
  • Location: Port Aransas Beach
  • Time: April 18-21
Texas SandFest is the largest native-sand sculpture competition in the country. What began as a small competition in 1997 has grown into an internationally recognized three-day event that draws renowned sand sculptors and tens of thousands of visitors from around the world each year. Attendees enjoy amazing sand sculptures, food, live music, kids’ activities, arts and crafts, apparel, jewelry, furniture, and souvenirs.