Some of the world’s best sand sculptors are in Federal Way now for the “Tournament of Champions” at the Northwest Sand Festival.
It’s the largest exhibition of its kind in North America and it’s happening at the Commons Mall (southwest parking lot just behind Sears) on Pacific Highway at South 320th Street in Federal Way now through Sept. 4.
It addition to the jaw-dropping sculptures there’s live music, food vendors and a giant sand box for kids. Demos include up-close sculpting lessons, a “Quick Sand” competition between sculptors and a “Request Hour” where sculptors will take requests from the crowd.
Event hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays.
Admission: Adults $7, seniors (65+) and youth (5–17) $5, children under 4 are free
More info at: www.nwsandfestival.com/