Sand Sculpture Contest

2555 Sea Island PKWY
Hunting Island, SC 29920


Get inspired and bring your inner-artist to Hunting Island State Park for the best sand sculpture event in the Lowcountry! Gather a team of family, friends, or co-workers, enter as an individual, or partner up with someone. Let loose your creative side and sculpt a sand masterpiece. Great prizes awarded based on originality, composition, and technique. You are guaranteed to have fun whether you participate or just admire the temporary works of art! Live music provided by the Heritage Steel Band during the contest.

Contact Information

Hunting Island State Park

2555 Sea Island PKWY
Hunting Island, SC 29920

Phone: 843-838-7437
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  • Registration Deadline : Register at the Lighthouse beach area before the contest.
  • Meeting Place : Lighthouse beach area
  • What to Bring : The following tools are allowed: buckets, shovels, sand scoops, carving tools, putty knives, spray bottles for water, kitchen utensils, scrapers, strainers, rakes, and natural materials found on or near the beach.
  • Event Hours : 1pm-4pm. Awards will be presented at 3:30pm.
  • Price : Contest is free, but park admission applies.