Sand Sculpting Competition to Take Place at Lake Mac

Lake McConaughy

Lake McConaughy

(AP) — A sand sculpting competition will be among the activities at the 24th annual Kites and Castles event at Lake McConaughy State Recreation Area in western Nebraska.

The event is scheduled for July 27 at Sandy Beach. Participants may register at or on the beach at 11 a.m. that day.

Sculpting begins at noon, judging at 4 p.m. and the awards dinner and dance at 5 p.m. at Admiral’s Cove. Trophies and prizes will be awarded.

There is no registration fee for the event, but a park entry permit is required. Call 800-658-4390 for more information about Kites and Castles.