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Sandsation sculpture festival, Berlin, Germany

The Sandsation Festival, Berlin

Sandsation in Berlin is a remarkable festival that celebrates sand sculptures. Visitors to the festival can watch the creation of sand sculptures and even have a go themselves. Apart from the sculptures, there are children’s activities during the day and music concerts in the evening.

Over the course of 3 months people descend on Berlin to make sand castles and even though this might seem like a quite unusual festival, the people involved take it quite seriously. The festival in fact atracts he very best scultures in the world and this event is taken very seriously by many and the Sandsation Festival attracts over one hundred thousand people and from countries worldwide.

If you like festivals with a difference and have a create mind or intereste in art with a difference, then the Sandsation festival is Sand Festivalworth visiting if you happen to be in Berlin in the main summer months.

Dates: June, July and August of each year.

Location: Europaplatz, Berlin, Germany.

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