21st Annual Hampton Beach Sand Sculpting Classic

21st Annual Hampton Beach Sand Sculpting Classic

19jun8:00 am5:00 am21st Annual Hampton Beach Sand Sculpting Classic8:00 am - 5:00 am 169 Ocean Boulevard, Hampton, NH Event Organized ByHampton Beach Village District

Event Details

21st Annual Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Classic June 17-18-19, 2021

The fun starts Friday, June 10th, 2021 when 200 tons of imported sand is dropped on Hampton Beach and the “Grady Bunch” starts pounding up the sponsor site. The entire area is illuminated for night viewing through June 27. Watch Greg Grady and “The Grady Bunch” build a mammoth Sand Demo Site. View all entries online on this website.  The competition is by invitation only.  The event is funded by the Hampton Beach Village District and Sponsors, in cooperation with The Hampton Area Chamber of Commerce and The NH Division of Parks.


2021 Sponsor Site Theme:
“Sand, Sun and Fun for 2021” 

•   10 World Class Master Sand Sculptors
•   Over $25,000 in Purse and Entry Awards
•   Thurs. June 10 — 200 Tons of Imported Sand
Dropped on Hampton Beach
•   Fri. - Mon. — June 11-14
Massive 100 Ton Sponsor Site Created
•   Tues. — June 15:  Sponsors Grand Finale
with a Master Group Carve
•   Weds. — June 16:  Masters Pound Up and
Sponsor Sculpture Viewing
•   Thurs., Fri., & Sat. — June 17, 18, 19
8am to 5pm Master Solo Competition
•   Saturday, June 19: Judging and
Peoples Choice Award Voting,
1-3 pm, Come Vote for Your Favorite!
•   Saturday Night, June 19
Awards Ceremony, 7 pm
•   T-shirts on Sale in limited supply across from the Seashell Stage at BZ Beach Supply
•   Event is lighted for nightly viewing through June 27th.

The $25,000 in purse and entry awards will be distributed as follows:
1st Prize    -     $6,000
2nd Prize    -    $4,000
3rd Prize     -      $3,000
4th Prize      -      $2,000
People Choice - $1,000
Sculptors Choice - Medal



(Saturday) 8:00 am - 5:00 am


On the beach, between B and C Streets

169 Ocean Boulevard, Hampton, NH