| This is the 13th edition
of this fine sand sculpture exhibition in the coastal community of Jesolo,
Eleven of the worlds premier sand carvers create a captivating display of sand sculpture depicting some iconic scenes surrounding this biblical story and other scenes, of a day in the life in the old world middle east, on the day that Jesus was born.
| Also featured are two scenes of Saint Bosco.
The founder of the Salesian order, dedicated to the betterment of orphans.
||You can see the Opening Ceremony
on Youtube, here
See Miss Italy at the opening
|Prior to this year, the Jesolo sand events (both a
[various themes] for the past 18 years, plus this winter show of the Nativity
for the past 13 years) have raised over a half a million dollars for a variety
of charities around the globe.
|| The show broke ground on
November 08, 2014. It will be open to the public
daily from 07 December through February 02 2015. Admission is free.
||You can see a Youtube video of the
finished works, here: