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Bring your buckets, shovels,
friends and family. The City of Evanston‘s Recreation Division is hosting a free Sand Castle and Sand Sculpture Contest from to Monday, July 13, at Clark Street Beach,1811 Sheridan Road
. The sandy beach is just waiting for creative people of all ages. Build an intricate castle complete with moat or create a truly unique sculpture. Prizes will be awarded in such categories as largest castle and best family effort.
Although the contest is free, participants should preregister between July 1-12 by calling 847-866-4167. Beach admission fees apply to nonresidents;Clark St.
beach is free to residents on Mondays, July 6-Aug. 24. The contest rain date is Monday, July 20.