Sandcastle is AIA Houston’s largest public event hosted each year on Galveston’s East Beach. The annual competition features teams of architects, contractors, engineers, and students competing for the prized Golden Bucket. Teams must register with an AIA Houston architect or affiliate member. The competition is preceded by several pre-event networking opportunities including the Kick-Off Party and T-shirt Distribution Party.
20,000+ public spectators, 2000+ team competitors including architects, engineers, contractors, students, and other design build professionals.
Sponsorship opportunities and benefits are listed below. Please read the Sponsor Guidelines as well. Register online with a credit card or mail in your check to AIA Houston 315 Capitol Suite 120 Houston, TX 77002, Attention: Sandcastle. Contact Mat Wolff at firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-520-0155 with any questions or to secure your sponsorship opportunity today.
After your sponosrship registration is received, a staff member will contact you to confirm your sponsorship. You may order your sponsor t-shirts and wristbands online here.
Click here for 2015 Tent Vendors. Tents are not included with sponsorship registration.
Thank you for your support and participation!
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 reservations. Thank you.