Visit the Children's Water Education Council

at www.cwec.ca for additional resources

Spring 2017

York Children’s Water Festival est. 1998

Bruce Mills Conservation Area

May 15 - 19

Contact: Corey Ryan www.waterfortomorrow.ca/en


Peterborough Children’s Water Festival est. 2002

Riverview Park and Zoo

May 31 - June 1

Contact: www.pcwf.net


Peel Children’s Water Festival est. 1996

Heart Lake Conservation Area

May 25 - June 1

Contact: Rebecca Cuff www.peel-waterfestival.ca


Essex Children’s Water Festival est. 2004

Canadian Transportation Museum

May 2017

Contact: Jacquie Rumiel


St. Thomas Children’s Water Festival est. 2007

May 2017 (TBA)

Contact; Karlee Flear (Linda Smith)

(519) 631-1270 www.childrenswaterfestival.ca


Waterloo Wellington Children’s Groundwater est. 1996

Waterloo Region Museum

May 26 – June 1, 2017 Public Day: May 27th

Contact: Susan Reid www.wwcgf.com


Eastern ON Children’s Water Festival est. 2002

May 11 - 12 (Spencerville Fair Grounds, Spencerville)

May 18 - 19 (Ferme Drouin, Casselman)

Contact: Cristina Charette, (613) 936-6620 ext 232

Web site: 

www.riverinstitute.ca/eastern-ontario-childrens-water-festival


Brantford/Brant C. W. Festival est. 2006

Mohawk Park

May 16 - 18

Contact: Jenn Deter www.bbcwf.ca


Hamilton Children’s Water Festival est. 2008

Pier 4 Park

May 30 – June 1, 2017

Contact: Robert


Quinte Children’s Water Festival est. 2009

Batawa Ski Hill

May 25 – 26 2017

Contact: Corinne Harris (613) 394-3915 x251


Timmins Children’s Water Festival est. 2008

Mattagami Region Conservation Authority

May 2017

Contact: Crystal Specking –Percival (705) 366-2660


Kids World of Energy & Water Festival

May 3 - 6, 2017

Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto


Kingston Children’s Water Festival

May 2017 (TBA)

Kingston, ON


Niagara Children’s Water Festival est. 2003

Balls Falls

May 9 -12, 2017

Contact: Brianne Wilson www.niagarachildrenswaterfestival.com


Grey Bruce Children’s Water Festival est. 2001

Chesley Community Centre

May 16 – 18, 2017

Contact: Amanda Farrell-Dixon www.waterfestival.ca


Haldimand Children's Water Festival

Taquanyah Nature Centre, Cayuga, ON

May 24 – 25, 2017

Contact: Sue Brocklebank


FALL 2017

Durham Children’s Water Festival est. 1998

Camp Samac, Oshawa

September 25- 29, 2017

Contact: Yvonne Storm (905) 579-0411 ext. 144


Sudbury Children’s Water Festival est. 2005

Anderson Historic Farm

September (TBA)

Contact: Jennifer Babin-Fenske (705) 522-9200 x541


Halton Children’s Water Festival est. 2006

Kelso Conservation Area

September TBA

Contact: Sasha Benevides (905) 336-1158 ext. 284

Web site: www.haltonchildrenswaterfestival.com


Haliburton-Muskoka- Kawartha C. W. F. est. 2005

Kinark Outdoor Education Centre
October 2 - 3, 2017

Contact: Irene Heaven

Email: iheaven@glenside-eco.ca


Chatham -Kent & Lambton C. W. Festival est. 2007

C.M. Wilson Conservation Area

October 3 – 5, 2017

Contact: Don Hector

Website: www.ckwaterfest.com


Eastern ON Children’s Water Festival est. 2005

Cornwall Water Festival

October 4 - 5, 2017

Contact: Cristina Charette (613) 256-3610

River Institute, St. Lawrence College Campus

Web site: 

www.riverinstitute.ca/eastern-ontario-childrens-water-festival/


Lakehead Water Festival est. 2006

C.L.E. Heritage Building

Outreach trailer

Contact: Alexandra Frankow (807) 344-5857


Sault Ste. Marie Children’s Water Festival est. 2007

Fort Creek Conservation Area

Contact: Christine Ropeter (706)946-8530 x201



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