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Sun and Sea Festival: Imperial Beach Sandcastle Competition

Posted by: kateg 3 years, 1 month ago


It's that time of year again!  The Imperial Beach Sun and Sea Festival / IB Sandcastle Competition is this Friday and Saturday, July 14 and 15, 2017.

Swing down to Imperial Beach to experience the best of San Diego beach living.  The line up for the weekend is as follows:

Friday, July 14, 2017 

9:00 am Mayor’s 3nd Annual Imperial Beach Pier Swim & Paddle (Dempsey Holder Safety Center IB Lifeguard Tower)
10 am Mayor’s Breakfast at Pier Plaza
Noon – Dusk Exhibition Sandcastle on Display
6 pm – midnight Sandcastle Ball


Saturday, July 15, 2017

9- 10 am               Pirates in Paradise Parade
8 am – 2 pm          Sand Castle Contest – Masters and Open Categories
10 am – 5 pm        Street festival, food fair and artisan booths and kiddie rides
Noon–1:30 pm       Kids ‘n Kastles competition adjacent to Dune’s Park


Performance Stage, Portwood Pier Plaza
7 am – 9 am        Pancake Breakfast
9 am – 10 am      Parade
10 am                 Welcoming Remarks
10:30 – 11:30     Tyler Boon
11 am                 Parade Winners Announced
11:45 – 12:45     Teagan Taylor
1:00 – 2:00         Layne Tadesse
2:30 – 4 pm        Bayou Brothers
4 pm                   Sandcastle Awards presentation
4:40 pm              Closing Remarks

For more information, visit the Sun and Sea Festival website by clicking here.  And for parking information, support Mar Vista High School by parking on the lot at the future site of IB's newest hotel.  Click here for more information.



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