07/16/2011 05:39 am ET | Updated Sep 14, 2011

Circus-Themed Sand Sculptures At Latvian Sand Sculpture Festival (VIDEO)

In Latvia, 16 artists used 500 tons of sand to create beautiful sand sculptures around a circus theme. This is the fifth year that the festival has taken place, and visitors have come from as far as the United States to attend. Check out the sculptures and learn more by watching the video below.