Discover Arizona’s history by learning its water story: the Colorado River is the Lifeline and it’s Watershed is our home.
April 25, 2019 Apache Junction Water Festival
Location: Prospector Park 3015 N. Idaho Rd. Apache Junction, AZ 85119 See map: Google Maps
October 1, 2019 Maricopa Water Festival
Location: Maricopa Agricultural Center 37860 W Smith Enke Rd Maricopa, AZ See map: Google Maps
November 21, 2019 Florence Water Festival
Location: Anthem Fields N Anthem Way Florence, AZ 85132 See map: Google Maps
May 2, 2019 Southern Gila Water Festival
Location: Harbison Field 1270 E Cedar St Globe, AZ 85501 See map: Google Maps
September 17, 2019 Payson Water Festival
Location: Green Valley Park 1000 W. Country Club Drive Payson, AZ See map: Google Maps
October 3, 2019 Verde Valley Water Festival
Location: Dead Horse Ranch State Park 675 Dead Horse Ranch Rd Cottonwood, AZ See map: Google Maps
May 3, 2019 Osborn Water Festival
Location: Clarendon Elementary School 1225 W. Clarendon Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85013 See map: Google Maps
May 30, 2019 Explore the Colorado River STEM Academy
Location: Maricopa County Cooperative Extension 4341 E. Broadway Road Phoenix, AZ 85040 See map: Google Maps
June 3, 2019 Bringing Science Standards to Life with Systems Thinking
Discover a simple model for deeper level thinking that will bring Arizona Science Standards to life!
June 4 - 5, 2019 Riparian Habitat Exploration Teacher Academy
Using real world science equipment and practices, students take on the role of a field scientist by asking questions and defining problems used to plan and carry out self-derived investigations at a local riparian area.
June 6 - 7, 2019 Rainwater Harvesting Aqua STEM Unit
Using models and mathematical concepts, students learn how to analyze and interpret data to plan and design a rainwater harvesting system to meet their school’s landscape needs.
June 19 - 20, 2019 World of Water - Aqua STEM Teacher Academy - NEW!!
Focusing on the hydrologic cycle, students deepen their understanding of how water moves through the natural and urban environment.
June 24, 2019 Water Solutions: Past, Present & Future 2019
Explore our water's past and present, and design its future in this APW & SRP STEM Academy!
Location: SRP PERA Club 1 E. Continental Drive Tempe, AZ See map: Google Maps
October 9, 2019 North Peoria Water Festival
The City of Peoria is expanding it's sponsorship this year to include more Peoria 4th graders! Come join us in celebrating the 1st annual north Peoria Water Festival.
Location: Alta Vista Park 10631 W Williams Rd Peoria, AZ 85383 See map: Google Maps
October 16, 2019 Litchfield/Goodyear Water Festival
Location: Goodyear Community Park 3151 N Litchfield Rd Goodyear, AZ 85395 See map: Google Maps
October 23, 2019 Roosevelt Water Festival
Location: El Reposo Park 502 E. Alta Vista Road Phoenix, AZ See map: Google Maps
October 29, 2019 Tempe Water Festival
Location: Kiwanis Park Ruben Romero Corporate Ramadas Tempe, AZ 85283 See map: Google Maps
November 5, 2019 Buckeye Water Festival
Location: Sundance Park 22865 W Lower Buckeye Rd Buckeye, AZ 85326 See map: Google Maps
November 7, 2019 Chandler Water Festival
The annual Chandler Water Festival for 4th grade students.
Location: Tumbleweed Park 745 E Germann Rd Chandler, AZ See map: Google Maps
March 4, 2020 Gilbert Water Festival
Gilbert celebrates Arizona Water Festivals with a 2 day event this year!
Location: Gilbert Civic Center Lawn 50 E. Civic Center Dr. Gilbert, AZ 85296 See map: Google Maps
May 9, 2019 Nogales Water Festival
Location: Nogales High School 1905 N Apache Blvd Nogales, AZ See map: Google Maps
June 3 - 7, 2019 Tucson STEM Academy
Location: University of Arizona- Environmental and Natural Resources Building 2 1064 E Lowell St, Tucson Tucson, AZ 85719 See map: Google Maps
June 11 - 13, 2019 Water Energy World
Arizona Project WET partners with the STEMAZing Project to deliver this teacher academy. Use Three Dimensional instruction to interweave life, earth, and physical sciences while exploring connections between water, enery and agriculture.
Location: Tucson, AZ See map: Google Maps
July 9 - 12, 2019 Underwater Robotics & Engineering Design Academy
Build confidence and an underwater robot; take home tools, an ROV kit, and curriculum. Could there be a better way to spend a week in July? (For 5th-12th grade educators!)
Location: University of Arizona Agriculture Technology Education Center 4101 N Campbell Ave. Tucson, AZ 85719 See map: Google Maps
November 14, 2019 Marana Water Festival
Location: Crossroads at Silverbell District Park 7548 N. Silverbell Road Marana, AZ 85743 See map: Google Maps