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Sandcastle Contest

Sunday, July 28, 2013

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

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Build sandcastles at this 18th annual contest with Urban Park Ranger activities and prizes for several age categories. No experience necessary.

Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Bring buckets and tools.

Sponsored by West End Realty.

Location

Beach 117th Street in Rockaway Beach
Queens
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 318-4000

Contact Email

antina.johnson@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Arts & Crafts, Games, Waterfront

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Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, swimming access is limited at Beach 116th Street until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, and Beach 106th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

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