Sand sculpting at the Siesta Key Crystal Classic

- The Siesta Key Crystal Classic sand sculpting competition started Friday.

The competition will be held each day on Siesta Key beach until Tuesday.

Event organizers said sculptors will have 24 hours to transform the sand into beautiful displays of art. 

In addition to the sculpting, attendees can enjoy vendors, food and music.

The winner of the competition will be announced Sunday afternoon.

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