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Westport, CT - Not All New Constructions are McMansions - Some are Castles!

Westport, CT - Not All New Constructions are McMansions - Some are Castles!

Saturday, May 15th, turned out to be a picture perfect day for the 9th Annual Castles in the Sand, at Compo Beach, in Westport, CT. 

Castles in the Sand, Compo Beach

The sun was shining and temps were in the 70's, as participants competed, to create the best sand sculpture.

 Castles in the Sand entry, Compo Beach

Masterpieces could be constructed on "Big" building lots of 10' by 10', selling for $100 or "Really Big" lots, 20' by 20', going for $300. 

Castles in the Sand competition, Compo Beach

The competition is an annual fundraiser for Homes with Hope.  The organization was originally founded in 1984, as the Interfaith Housing Association of Westport and Weston. 

Castles in the Sand, Compo Beach, Westport, CT

Homes for Hopes provides food, emergency shelter, affordable housing and social services to homeless men, women and families, in the community.

 Castles in the Sand, sculpture

Of course, not all entries were castles!

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