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Beachgoers Show Off Masterpieces At Belmar Sand Castle Contest

Artists and spectators gathered at the annual Sand Castle Contest in Belmar, N.J., Wednesday as participants got creative in the sand.


The frame under construction for Ed Jarrett's sand castle in Point Pleasant, N.J. (credit: Ed Jarrett)

Stories From Main Street: Building A Record-Setting Sand Castle In Point Pleasant

Just about every kid has dreamed of it, but Ed Jarrett from Maine is doing it. He’s the king of the castle, the sand castle, that is.


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Belmar, N.J. Now Allows Beachgoers To Build Sand Castles

It’s a bit surprising they had been banned: after all, Belmar has been hosting a sand castle competition for the last 24 years.