The Fairfield Police Athletic League is sponsoring its annual Sand Sculpture Contest on Saturday, from noon to 2 p.m., on the sandbar at Penfield Beach.
The contest is free and open to families and individuals looking for adventure, creativity and fun in the sun. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Best Castle, Most Original Sculpture, Most Realistic Sculpture, and Most Artistic Creation.
Registration is required and begins at 11:30 a.m. at the beach. Participants 18 years old and under may register individually and groups may register as a team if at least one team member is 18 or under. Families are encouraged to enter as a team and work together. Only objects found in nature may be included in the sculpture and participants must supply any tools that they need. The rain date for the contest is Sunday.
The Fairfield Police Athletic League is a non-profit organization offering activities for Fairfield youth. For more information visit www.fairfieldpal.com