Sand Sculpting and Freckle Contests on Wednesday and Thursday

first_imgWinning entry in a 2014 sand sculpting contest on the beach at Sixth Street. Another contest is scheduled for 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 8. Families and individuals are invited to compete in an informal Sand Sculpting Contest starting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, on the beach at Sixth Street.Emily Daprato, 8, of Northfield wins the category for ages 6-8 in the 2014 contest.No experience necessary — just bring buckets, shovels and imaginations.Plaques and ribbons will be awarded in categories for sculptors 5-and-under, 6 to 8 years, 9 to 12 years, teens, single adult and family.The annual Freckle Contest — for real and painted-on freckles — starts with a 6 p.m. registration at the Ocean City Music Pier (Boardwalk and Moorlyn Terrace). The contest begins at 6:30 p.m. in front of the pier. The contest is free to enter. Ribbons awarded.Call (609) 399-6111 for information on either contest.last_img