There's no better way to see Clearwater Beach's famous white sand in action. Kick-off this 10-day festival as artists begin to work their magic on the 1000 tons of sand to go with this year's theme, "Sea America." Let the kiddos make their mark in the Giant Sand Box and watch buskers perform tricks unlike any other!
Sugar Sand Exhibit: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Wander through the tented display of larger than life sand masterpieces. Tickets are $10 for adults, $6 for kids ages 6-17, and free for children 5 and under. Adult tickets include one complimentary professional photo session inside the exhibit!
The Giant Sandbox: One of the most popular attractions for kids and families! Parents can relax underneath an umbrella while the children dig, climb, and play on mounds of Sugar Sand Piles!
Sand Sculpting Classes: 1 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. - Free sculpting classes allow you to create your own sand masterpiece; hosted beachside and carving tools will be provided.
Speed Sand Demonstrations: 5 p.m. - Watch the pros compete against one another in this free, fast-paced and interactive live show.
Beach Concert: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Chris McCarty and Band - Chris McCarty is a charismatic performer who is well known for writing catchy hooks, and meaningful songs that have helped make him extremely popular in the United States.
Beach Concert: 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. Mystik NRG - Get your reggae and soca on!
Sunsets at Pier 60
Fireworks: 9 p.m. - Watch the night light up on Clearwater Beach with free fireworks!
Sunset Cinema Outdoor Movie: Join us for Sunset Cinema our FREE outdoor movie theater under the stars. Tonight's feature: Megan Leavey (PG-13). Sunset Cinema is great for family outings, date night, or just to get together with friends! Bring a blanket or low lying lawn chair! Popcorn and concessions available on-site. Movies begin at dusk.