ARCADE Equinox Sandcastle Competition

What better way to close the summer season than building an award winning sandcastle?Join ARCADE for its first-ever Equinox Sandcastle Competition & Fundraiser! Food and beverages will be provided, and a celebratory bonfire will follow the event. 

All proceeds from will go toward creating all the ARCADE content you know and love, providing space and support for design at every scale of human endeavor to improve our quality of life.

When: Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Golden Gardens Park

How to Enter
Grab your coworkers, family and friends to make a team of up to six people. The registration fee for each team is $180.
To register, go to

Deadline to enter is September 18, 2019.

Charles Mudede, Critical Voice of Reason
Jim Dow, Tim Farrell, Brian Markham, Architectural & Structural Integrity Testing
Gabriel Stromberg, Making Sure It Looks Good

Competition Rules Teams can start constructing sandcastles at 11a.m, judging will occur promptly at 4p.m. and prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

Donations (and Incentives for Firms, Organizations and Corporations!) Teams that raise an additional $300 will receive 3 extra competition points. Teams that raise an additional $500 will gain 3 extra points and a tote bag for each member of your team. Donations over $500 will receive 3 extra points, a tote bag, and 1 free month of ARCADE web sponsorship. Finally, teams that raise over $1000 will receive 3 extra points, a tote bag for each teammate, and a half-page advertisement in an ARCADE publication.