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Free Beach Concerts
Come celebrate the sunset and enjoy free live music on Clearwater Beach! It's a dance party in the sand!
Join us for some fun in the sand and a cold drink in your hand for the Sugar Sand Festival Cornhole Tournament.
Visit the College Wall Art Photo Stop to pick up your complimentary photo.
Speed Sand Demonstration
Watch the pros compete against one another Saturday's at 4:00 p.m. in this free, fast paced, live interactive show!
Interactive Art Installation
The Sugar Sand Festival is proud to announce it's newest educational art initiative! The 18 foot sculpture offers visitors an interactive recycling experience where you bring the art to life!
Earth Day Celebration
Grab your friends and family and leave nothing but your footprints on Clearwater Beach. Take action and do something your future self will thank you for!
Street performing or busking is a live entertainment unlike any other. What makes busking unique is the fact that the audience decides the worth of the performance. There is never an admission fee and no tickets are sold.
Sand Sculpting Classes
Free Sugar Sand Sculpting Classes allow our guests a chance to create their own sand masterpiece. Workshops will be held beach-side daily by one of our talented master sand sculptors; carving tools will be supplied. Daily 2 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Drink local and enjoy a St. Pete brewed Craft Beer & Cider by 3 Daughters Brewing at the Sand Bar. You can also toast the sunset with a refreshing White Claw Hard Seltzer. Nothing says relaxed like your toes in the sand and a drink in your hand.
Water slides, bounce houses, bungee jumps and even a giant ferris wheel! AMUSEMENTS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE COST ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR EXHIBIT TICKET.
Master Sand Sculpting Competition
The master sand sculptors will create their own artistic pieces, not relating to the exhibit theme. This is a rare chance for visitors to watch the art of sand sculpting in action!
The Giant Sandbox
One of the most popular free attractions for kids and families! Parents can relax while the children dig, climb and play on mounds of sugar sand piles!
Kick back, relax and hangout beach side while enjoying live musical entertainment on our daytime stage!
Baystar VIP Lounge Experience
SELECT DATES ONLY - OPENS AT 5 P.M. VIP access gets you into the tented area with private air conditioned restrooms, a Sugar Sand swag bag, lounge seating, charcuterie, the best view of the sunset, concert stage and Saturday evening fireworks!
Stroll through Pier 60 to see an eclectic variety of handmade treasures by the sea!
Watch the sculptors of tomorrow, competing and creating crazy-cool creations of their choosing. This free event takes place along the south side of the iconic Pier 60.
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