FAIRFIELD, Conn. – It's time to pull out your buckets and shovels as Fairfield holds a sand sculpture competition Sunday, July 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Penfield Beach.
Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. The event is free.
This year, Fairfield's Police Athletic League is replacing the "Best Castle" prize category with "Best Fairfield 375th" in recognition of the town's 375th birthday.
Prizes will be awarded for:
- Best Fairfield 375th
- Most artistic sculpture
- Most realistic sculpture
Sponsored by the Fairfield Beach Residents Association, the contest is for both individuals and teams. Individuals must be 18 or under, and teams must have at least one member 18 or under.
For more information call 203-254-4865 or visit the Fairfield Police Athletic League website .