Sun & Sea Festival
Professional and amateur sand carving teams compete in one of San Diego County’s most beloved traditions. The free, family-friendly, no alcohol event includes a street festival, farmers market international food fair, live music, and entertainment.
New this year is the Nathan’s Famous Hotdog Kidz Zone filled with kid-friendly fun and entertainment at Dunes Park with two performances of Fern Street Circus at noon and 3 p.m. and singer/songwriter Trevor Douglas of American Idol at 1 pm. Public viewing of the sand castles is throughout the day until 4 pm Saturday, July 18.