- 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: Football Frenzy
Children at the Tabernacle Christian School dressed in their favorite team’s garb and headed to a grassy field Jan. 30 for the school’s annual Football Frenzy and Bible Trivia event.
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