Sandcastle Contest

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The City of Jacksonville Beach is excited to host the 45th Annual Sandcastle Contest! The contest takes place on Saturday, April 27, 2024, at 2:30 PM, on the beach just north of the Jacksonville Beach Pier. This awesome event is brought to you by the Jacksonville Beach Parks & Recreation Department, Beach Life Rentals, and Visit Jacksonville.


Registration begins on Monday, January 29th, and ends on Friday, March 1st. To register, you can email a completed registration and waiver form to Alyson Riley at or take the form to the Jacksonville Beach Parks & Recreation office at 2508 South Beach Parkway, Monday - Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

Click here for a full contest description and Official Rules.

Click here for the Sandcastle Registration & Waiver Form.