Sand sculpting contest takes place at Coney Island

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Despite a rainy forecast, people still came out to Coney Island for their annual sand sculpture contest.

The contest brings in sculptors of all ages and all experience levels too -- beginners are welcome.

Rain and grim clouds are hampering the weekend in Brooklyn, but crowds still were on the beach for a dip.

Prizes for the sculptures were to be awarded Saturday afternoon.

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