Your Guide to South Padre Island & More...
Est. 2012
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Sand Castle Lessons

Have you ever wanted to build an amazing sand castle on the beach, but not quite sure how to go about it?  If so, it is highly recommended that you take some lessons and learn how the pros do it!  South Padre Island has some of the best sand for building sandcastles, and there's plenty of it all over! 

Contact one of the pros listed below and make sand castle building a must-do activity while visiting South Padre Island!  Don't forget to take some pictures!


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This photo was taken on the northern part of South Padre Island, Texas at the County Beach Access.


Professional Instructors 
South Padre Island, Texas

Sandy Feet Sand Castle Services
Lucinda "Sandy Feet" Wierenga
South Padre Island, Texas 78597
956 - 459 - 2928
269 - 267 - 6903

Addressing all of your sand sculpture needs in South Padre Island, Texas and the world since 1987...

Lucinda "sandy feet" Wierenga - retired high school teacher - has taught tens of thousands of people how to build a better sand castle through private lessons and via her best-selling book...
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The Amazing Walter
117 W. Corral St.
South Padre Island, Texas 78597
956 - 761 - 5943

Sand Castle Lessons, demonstrations, exhibitions, workshops.... Artist in many mediums... metal, ceramic, bone, antler, wood, photography...

The Amazin' Walter has been teaching people to build sandcastles on South Padre Island since 1978... South Padre Island is now the Sand Castle Capital of the World! He has also travelled the world "playing" in the sand.
Sand Castle Lessons
Andy Hancock
956 - 433 - 9948

Year-round.  Learn how to make fabulous sand castles with master sculptor Andy Hancock.  Everything is provided and no experience is necessary!
Sand Castle Lessons with Dennis
P.O. Box 3401
956 - 371-3810

Sand Castle Tools

Bucket - carry water and sand.  Use to build levels
Shovel - dig for sand and a moat around the sandcastle
Straw -  blow loose sand off the the work area
Spray Bottle - spray/mist water on structure
Carving Tools - shape sand

You will be provided with these tools and more when taking lessons on the beach.  It is definitely worth doing and fun for the whole family!

5009 Padre Blvd Suite 5
South Padre Island, Texas

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Make sure you wear plenty of sunscreen and proper attire when building sand castles on the beach!



You can find these brands of sunscreen readily available at Walmart (PI), CVS (SPI), Walgreens (PI), Blue Marlin (SPI), Quick Stop (PI), South Shore (PI), Padre Island Outfitters (SPI), Mirage (SPI), Paradise (SPI), Pacific (SPI). 

Please call 956 - 238 - 8465 if you would like to try a free sample while on South Padre Island!