, Newburyport, MA


June 28, 2013

Fun in the sun

Salisbury's Sand & Sea Festival offers art, music and more


A family event that keeps its eye on pleasing the kid in all of us, the Sand & Sea Festival is a great place to spend this weekend.


The up-to-the-minute listing of events can be found at Below is a list of highlights of the two-day festival. Events take place at Salisbury Beach Center, either on the Broadway Mall or the Beachfront Stage.

Saturday, June 29

Street Art Competition, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Face-painting, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

“Little Chalkers” Area, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

3-D Chalk Art Demonstration, 9 a.m.

Kathy’s Tumbleweed, 11 a.m.

Opening ceremonies, noon

The Northern Alternative Rock Band, 12:30 p.m.

Deangelis School of Rock, 2:30 p.m.

Pizza-eating contest, 5 p.m.

Auction of Percy Fortini-Wright painting, 6:45 p.m.

Entrain Concert, 7:30 p.m.

Fireworks Spectacular, 10:15 p.m.

Sunday, June 30

Face-painting, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

“Little Chalkers” Area, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Pet Parade, noon

Merrimack Hat Company, 1:30 p.m.

Deandelis Studios, 3 p.m.

Duke of Kent, 4:30 p.m.

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