The 24th annual Children's Water Education Festival, the largest of its kind in the United
States, will be held
March 25-26, 2020
University of California, Irvine.
The award-winning event is presented by the Orange County Water District (OCWD),
Disneyland Resort, National Water Research Institute and the Orange County Water District Groundwater
The Festival presents a unique opportunity to educate third, fourth and fifth grade students about local water
issues and the environment and helps them understand how they can protect water supplies and their
environment. All presentations are taught to Next Generation Science Standards. Since its inception, more than
135,000 Orange County students have experienced the Festival and all it has to offer.
Registration for the 2020 Festival will open September 23, 2019.
Interested teachers, presenters and volunteers are invited
click on the menu bars above to learn more and submit an application. Space is limited and we expect the event
to fill quickly, so it is advised you complete your application as soon as possible once registration opens.
The Festival is provided at no cost to Orange County schools. Hosting an event of this magnitude is made
possible by many generous sponsors, presenters and dedicated volunteers. We are proud to work with such
committed organizations and individuals each year.