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ArchSandFest 2018: Southern NYS Summer Outing

  • Jacob Riis Beach Jacob Riis Park Promenade Queens, NY, 11694 United States (map)

Come to the ArchSandFest 2018 Southern NYS Summer Outing and sand castle contest!!  

Date:         Saturday, August 25, 2018
Time:         10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location:  Jacob Riis Beach, Jacob Riis Park Promenade, Queens, NY 11694


Come join Southern NYS EP at "The People's Beach" - Jacob Riis Beach for their second annual summer outing event! This year they will be conducting an sandcastle contest. They will provide light refreshments. Bring your family, meet others in the architecture profession and don’t forget to bring your own picnic! You must RSVP on their Eventbrite page in order to reserve your team spot and join the fun.  For more information and the sandcastle competition rules, go to eventbrite link.

The judging of the sculptures is rated on originality of concept, artistic execution, technical difficulty, carving technique, and utilization of the site. At the end of the day, everyone goes home with memories of a great day at the beach filled with fun, sand and sun.

Event Day
9:30 AM Beach opens for teams
10:00 AM Public is encouraged to begin to arrive to watch the competition.
10:00am - 2:00pm Teams compete and build.
1:30pm - 2:30pm The People's Beach Voting
2:00 - 2:45 pm Judging
2:45 pm Awards Ceremony

Prizes TBA

Event Hosted by:
Brooklyn Emerging Professionals (BKEP), Long Island Emerging Professionals (LIEP), Emerging New York Architects (ENYA), Queens Emerging Professionals in Architecture (QEPA), Westchester Emerging Professionals