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Great Sandcastle Contest

Annual Sandcastle Contest, Saturday, September 21, 2019 on Carmel Beach between 10th and 12th Avenues.  Registration table will be located at 11th Street on the sand.  Judging starts at 12:00 noon so start early!    For more information and this years theme contact the Community Activities Department at communityactivities@ci.carmel.ca.us or call 831-620-2020. 


Annual Pumpkin Roll

Annual Pumpkin Roll, Saturday, October 5, 2019 starting at Ocean Avenue and Santa Fe Street, pumpkins roll down Ocean to Junipero.  Rolling time to start at 12:00 noon and end at 3:00 p.m.  For more information contact the Community Activities Department communityactivities@ci.carmel.ca.us or call 831-620-2020