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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
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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 318-4000

Contact Email

antina.johnson@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Arts & Crafts, Games, Waterfront

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

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

A high rip current risk is in effect through Tuesday, August 30, 2016. Visit the Water Safety page for more information on how to prepare for rip currents.
Anticipated Completion: 08/30/2016

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