8th Annual Cobourg
WE HAD A BLAST! THANK YOU!
HERE ARE OUR WINNERS!
The 8TH Annual Cobourg Sandcastle Festival held on Cobourg’s beautiful beach on August 3 and 4 was a huge success attracting 47 amateur teams (coming from as far as Barrie, Oakville, Brockville, Burlington, Indian River and Ottawa) and 9 Master sculptors from Ontario and the United States. From castles, golf courses, playing cards, chess boards, mermaids, trains, villages, Despicable Me Minions, alligators, dragons, and dolphins the professional and amateurs wowed over 8000 visitors in the two days.
The Harry Farfan People’s Choice Award winner was Team 5 for their giant octopus who also were awarded first place in the Business Challenge.
The winners in each of the other categories were:
1st Team Inglis/Mahaffy - Easter Island Heads
2nd Team Pokies -Train coming out of Mountain
2nd Team Jaws - Dragon on the Castle
3rd Team Buck - Reindeer
1st Team Barkada – Despicable Me Minions
2nd Team Nesbitt - Mermaids
3rd Team Sandseeker – Polar Bear
1st Team Zodiac Girls
2nd Team Oreo Cookies
3rd Team J-Walkers
The Business Challenge winner was won by Team Family Tree for their Giant Octopus and second place went to Team Whale of a Time for the Giant Whale. Congratulations to all of the teamson a great day at Cobourg’s Beach!
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