Sanding Ovations Masters Cup & Music Festival

Presented by Visit St Pete Clearwater
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November 19-22 , 2020
on the beach at 104th Avenue & Gulf Boulevard

Sanding Ovations Presents Sandhenge is Treasure Island's Master Cup Sand Sculpting Exhibition. Sculptors from across the country create astonishing works of art using nothing but sand, water and lots of their own imagination. Sanding Ovations is a free event held on the weekend before Thanksgiving at the Sand Sculpture Capital of Florida, Treasure Island.

THIS IS YOUR BEST “No hassles with parking and traffic” OPTION for SATURDAY and SUNDAY only!
Bus Shuttle $5 per person round-trip, children under 10 years of age FREE.




  • Treasure Bay, 10315 Paradise Boulevard. DROP OFF and PICKUP LOCATION. PAY inside CLUBHOUSE at TREASURE BAY.
  • Paradise Lutheran Church, 10255 Paradise Boulevard (Church Lot opens at 1pm on Sunday). Park and walk to Treasure Bay for payment and bus pickup and drop off


  • Shuttle runs every 15 minutes on Saturday, November 21st from 12pm to 12am and Sunday, November 22nd  from 12pm to 7pm


Event Area Parking within walking distance of Sanding Ovations


  • Treasure Island Community Center, One Park Place @ 106th Avenue – metered parking
  • Treasure Island Park (on the lawn parking), One Park Place @ 104th Avenue – $20 per vehicle per day
  • St. Petersburg Municipal Beach, Gulf Boulevard @ 112th Avenue – metered parking
  • Gulf Front Park, 10400 Gulf Boulevard – Metered Parking
  • Sandpiper Lot, Gulf Boulevard at 100th Avenue – metered parking
  • Treasure Island City Hall, 120 108th Avenue – metered parking
  • City Center Lot 10451 Gulf Blvd – Metered parking


  • Event Friday & Saturday 10am-10pm
  • Event Thursday & Sunday 10am-6pm
  • Thursday– Sunday Sanding Ovations Fall Fly Display 10am – 5pm
  • Friday– Saturday Sanding Ovations Late Night 6pm-10pm (lighted displays, DJ and night kite flys)
  • Saturday Fireworks 8pm


Our sponsors for this year and last year's event ... thank you for your donation and continued support of Sanding Ovations

  • Visit St. Pete Clearwater
  • Bilmar Beach Resort
  • Sloppy Joes Restaurant
  • HCI Group, Inc
  • Ka’Tikis
  • Great Bay Distributors
  • Constellation Brands – Corona
  • Treasure Bay Resort and Marina
  • Ricky T’s
  • FloBird
  • Liberte Management
  • Residence Inn
  • VIP Lounge and Restaurant
  • TI Ocean Club
  • Caddy’s on the Beach
  • Tampa Bay Times
  • Feola’s Italian Restaurant at the Thunderbird
  • Fusion Resort
  • Windworks
  • Thunderbird Beach Resort