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April Swenson, Managing Broker at
Coldwell Banker Ocean Shores Brokers

Cell / Text: 360-589-2777       aswenson25@juno.com
          Fax: 360-289-3941                                 www.OceanShoresInfo.com
Ocean Shores, WA Real Estate


Five Star Dealerships Sand & Sawdust Festival 2015
Ocean Shores, WA


June 26th-28th ~ The annual Five Star Dealerships Sand & Sawdust Festival was held over the weekend. The weather was great with Sunny skies on Friday and Saturday and some clouds on Sunday. There were a ton of people in town. The Master's and Intermediate Division was held on the beach. The Singles Division was done at different venues -- the Convention Center, Bennett's Fish Shack, and the Playtime Family Fun Center.

The crisp cedar smells permeated the air at the Woodcarving Competitions in front of the Convention Center, which always produces many pieces of art. Master Chainsaw Carvers from around the world and the United States compete for thousands of dollars in prizes. Competitions took place from 9-4 on Friday and Saturday and 8-1 on Sunday. The Awards Ceremony and Auction was held on Sunday at 4pm. You will have to wait until next year to have a chance to take home a piece of original art!

Additional activities inside and outside the Convention Center included approximately 40+ Food and Craft Vendors.

See the Video Tour to see my video of the Sandcastle Competitions.




The W. Chance a La Mer Ave Beach Access Street was packed.


Many people packed the beach to view the sandcastles, fly kites, swim/wade in the Ocean, and to enjoy the beach.



Sandcastles


"The World is Your Oyster"




"Photo Finish"




"The Sleeping Dragon"





"Beware of Sand Sharks"
"Minecraft"
"Octopus Sinking a Ship"




The Wood Carvings



Wood carvers show off their works of art.




The Vendors & People

Vendors in front of the Convention Center.



April Swenson, Managing Broker & CRS
Coldwell Banker Ocean Shores Brokers ~ Ocean Shores, WA

Cell / Text:   360-589-2777
Fax: 360-289-3941
aswenson25@juno.com              www.OceanShoresInfo.com

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