- Friday November 11, 2011
- 12:00pm - 11:00pm
- Siesta Key Village
- Group Hosting:
- Siesta Key Oyster Bar, Daiquiri Deck, Gilligans, Crystal Classic
- Beth Owen Cipielewski
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(Siesta Key, FL) The Block That Roxx will be rockin’ again Nov. 11 to celebrate the Siesta Key Crystal Classic master sandsculpting competition. The Block that Roxx is on Ocean Boulevard in Siesta Village, with festivities at Siesta Key Oyster Bar, Daiquiri Deck Raw Bar and Gilligan’s Island Bar. There will be all-day live entertainment, plus a master sand sculpture demonstration beginning at noon that Friday next to SKOB, and Budweiser and drink specials beginning at 8 p.m. with souvenir cups and T-shirt giveaways. Master sand sculptors from the Crystal Classic will be pitted against each other in a fast-paced competition that will be held at 8 p.m. at Lelu’s next to Gilligan’s. The Crystal Classic begins at Siesta Public Beach, named the #1 beach in the USA, on Thursday, Nov. 10, with massive piles of the famed crystal white sand, and ends Monday, Nov. 14, with incredible sculptures ringing the site. For more information on the event, check www.crystalsand.org.
PHOTO GALLERY: Lakewood Ranch Relay for Life
East County residents rallied in the fight against cancer, as they participated in the Lakewood Ranch Relay for Life May 18 and May 19, at the Lakewood Ranch YMCA.
PHOTO GALLERY: Nolan Nights
Nolan Middle School hosted its annual Nolan Nights fundraiser Saturday, May 18, on Lakewood Ranch Main Street.
PHOTO GALLERY : Hands Across the Sands
Community members joined hands Saturday, May 18 on Siesta Key beach as a symbol of their support for the protection of coastal economies, oceans, marine wildlife and fisheries. Supporters voiced their concern about damage that happens due to offshore oil drilling accidents, hydraulic fracturing, the Alberta tar sands, mountain top removal mining, and about coal fired power plants. Forty-two people joined hands for the Hands Across the Sand national movement.
PHOTO GALLERY: ODA at Northside Christian
The Out-of-Door Academy fell to Northside Christian 17-13 in its spring game May 17.