Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Are dogs (animals) permitted at Sanding Ovations?

Dogs (animals) are not allowed on the beach per City of Treasure Island Ordinance Sec. 6-40.

Other City Ordinances…

Sec. 58-43, Glass prohibited on beach.

2023-10, No Smoking or Vaping on Public Beach and Parks

Are beach wheelchairs available?

Yes. We have beach wheelchairs available at the information and merchandise tent. The wheelchairs are available for free on a first-come-first-serve basis with a valid driver’s license.

How long do the sculptures remain up?

Although the main event is November 16-19, we have also added a special encore weekend November 25 & 26. The sand sculptures remain on the beach until January if the weather allows! Make your plans to visit Treasure Island.

The sculptors begin sculpting the sand-creations on November 9, 2023.

Sanding Ovations is a CASH-LESS event. We accept credit or debit cards for the event bars, merchandise and parking. All charges will be from the City of Treasure Island.