By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–The 2017 Fulong International Sand Sculpture Festival is
scheduled to take place from May 6 to July 9, 2017 as jointly organized by the Northeast Coast and Yilan National Scenic Area Administration under the Tourism Bureau and the Fullon Hotels.
The organizers held a press conference on Wednesday in Taipei to announce the main sculptures of this year’s event and giveaways. Taiwan’s tourism goodwill ambassador OBear was there at the news conference, dancing with performers to promote this year’s event. The organizers said it will have sand sculptors carve out a sand castle 13 meters in height and a sand tunnel as the centerpieces. [FULL STORY]