Rockaway Beach will hold its annual Sandcastle competition on Friday. Credit: Getty Images Rockaway Beach will hold its annual Sandcastle competition on Friday. Credit: Getty Images

 

Rockaway Beach will host the second annual Artist Sandcastle Competition on Friday.

 

The event will feature 10 artists, includingDavid Brooks, Natalie Jeremijenko and Duke Riley.

 

Food vendors, like DiCosmo’s Italian Ice and Citysticks, will provide treats.

 

The free event begins at noon, with the sandcastle contest starting at 2 p.m.