Great weather and the Sand and Sawdust Festival brought a large number of people out to the beach on Saturday. Just south of the Shilo Hotel, the beach is off limits for vehicles, and this is the spot for art in the sand.

The convention center area has a large and impressive live demonstration put on by several chainsaw wood carvers.

We waited all year for this weather.

Count the kites. Click image once or twice to show detail.

A busy scene:

For those who prefer the offseason, it’s also a great time to come and see us.

January beach day and tossing the tennis ball:

Or, leave the ball at home.