Michigan's First and Only Master Sand Sculpting Competition

Michigan Sand Sculpting State Championships.

Master Sculptors

Worlds best sand sculptors and Advanced Amateurs from all over the U.S. and Canada.

Fort Gratiot Light Station County Park

Port Huron Michigan

6th ANNUAL - 2018 Dates are July 6-8...Mark your Calendar....

Event Awards and Recognition 




 July 6-8, 2018

Our 6th Annual, The Blue Water SandFest will host Michigan's first and only Master sand sculpting and Advanced Amateur competition/festival. This three day event is held at the foot of the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, along the beautiful beaches of Lake Huron.

The event is the Michigan State Championship of Sand Sculpting.

Event Activities

• Master Sand Sculpting Contest
• Advanced Amateur Contest
• Amateur Contest
• Live Music
• Sand Sculpting Demonstrations
• Hands on Lessons
• Quick Sand© Speed Sculpting Show
• Food Vendors
• Kids Zone
and much more
... ....

Here's a video about Quick Sand.....

You don't want to miss this spectacular display of unbelievable works of art made from sand and water by some of the worlds top sand sculptors.





Event Location

The event is hosted at:
Fort Gratiot Light Station County Park
2802 Omar Street Port Huron, MI 48060
click here for map


General Information

Don't search all day for a parking spot. Take advantage of our free parking and FREE trolly ride to the event site. Click the image to learn more.

Watch our 2018 Promo Video......


2018 information coming soon!!!



To Volunteer Click Here

Group Tickets

Info coming soon!

Photo Album

Proudly Presented By:
Friends of the
Fort Gratiot Light
(click logo to visit their website)

Watch our Live Music Promo Video
Lighthouse tours

Previous Winners

There have been some spectacular sand sculptures over the last 5 years. Click Here to see them all.

More info.....