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7 Rivers Water Festival - Central Park, Winter Haven

On May 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., all are invited to the 7 Rivers Water Festival at Central Park in Winter Haven. This family-friendly event is free and features a children’s art contest, a recycled fashion show, educational opportunities, boat rides, and live animals including butterflies.

At the festival there are opportunities to learn:

How and why organizations involved with conservation, recreation and pollution prevention work together to save water, money and the environment.

Ways we can protect and conserve the environment and enhance our enjoyment with water sports and lakeside activities

Learn more about utility service and supply issues.

Find out more about fish and wildlife habitat care, water quality degradation/nutrient enrichment, protecting our precious lakes, enhancing personal responsibility and public involvement.

The 7 Rivers Water Festival is brought to you by Polk County Utilities, Haines City, the City of Winter Haven Natural Resources, WSP, the Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, Mosaic, Bath Fitter – Orlando, Mister Landscaper, and Mild 2 Wild Custom Accessories.

Central Park is located in downtown Winter Haven. Call 863-298-4100 for more information.