Anna Maria Island Sandblast 2015

Sandblast is one of the favorite events on Anna Maria Island. What fun to watch the teams bring their sand sculpture visions to life!
Sand Themes

This year the categories are: Free Form, Wild Life or Holiday.

We’ve put together a guide with all you need to know to enjoy Sandblast 2015.

Free Sand Sculpting Clinics

 Master sand sculptors and award winning Team Sandtastic  (Have a look at their site ) will hold sand sculpting “tips, tricks and techniques on Thursday and Friday, November 12 and 13 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Fun to learn even if your not in the competition!

Team Sandtastic will also get started a  couple of days early building the huge exhibition  sculpture. It will be sandtastic!

Event Schedule 

  • Sandtastic sand sculpting clinics November 12 & 13, 5-6pm for teams and the public.
  • Competition – November 14-Teams arrive 8am, Sculpting 9am-1pm, Judging 1-2pm

Sculptures stay in place until December 14.

Manatee Public Beach


If you’d like to visit Anna Maria Island for Sandblast contact us for accommodations