AIA Sandcastle

Saturday May 30, 2015

AIA Sandcastle will be held Saturday May 30, 2015.

For over two decades teams of architects, designers, and engineers have taken their tools to East Beach in Galveston for one of the world’s largest sandcastle competitions. The Houston Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) has been hosting this competition since 1986.

East Beach
1923 Boddeker
Galveston, TX 77550

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Register your Sandcastle Team Today!

Team registration deadline is Friday May 8 at 5pm. Follow the links below to register your team. (Links will be live when registration opens on Friday February 6, 2015) Press the "Ctrl" key on your keyboard before activating the link to open the page in a new tab. 

Competition Rules

Team Registration
The first 10 teams to register on February 6th will be the first 10 teams to select their site at the Site Selection Lottery! Registration opens at 9:00am CST on Friday February 6th.

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Free Team Sign Information courtesy of Thomas Printworks

There is a limited block of hotel rooms available at the Hilton Galveston Island Resort. You can register online here or call 409-744-5000 to make resrvations. Thank you.