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Sand Castle Contest at Hither Hills State Park

at Hither Hills State Park | Thu Jun 29 - Thu Aug 31


Hither Hills State Park

164 Old Montauk Highway
Montauk - 11954 (Map)
Tel: 631-668-2554

Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

Jul 21, 2017 through Aug 31, 2017 (daily)
Cost:    Parking Fees May Apply

Hither Hills State Park plays host to a weekly sand castle contest which is open to all ages. Sand, water, and natural materials native to the beach are used to create sculptures. Prizes are awarded in several categories.