This is your World Festival! The “Olympics” of your imagination and co-creation. You meet kids from around the world, participate in workshops and activities, broaden your talents and sharpen your creative expressions. It’s a fun learning experience. You come to know your world, make new friends, and learn new things.
Your WCF2015 will take place in Washington from June 30th to July 4th. On Tuesday, June 30th the WCF opens at 10:00 am at The Ellipse—“President’s Park” south of The White House. You are welcome and you can bring friends and family members along. You will all enjoy a full day of performances and activities until 7:00 pm.
Each day’s educational focus is different: June 30th is Health & Environment Day, July 1st is Creativity & Imagination Day, and July 2nd is Peace & Leadership Day. On July 1st the WCF also opens at 10:00 am and closes at 7:00 pm. On July 2nd the WCF opens at 10:00 but closes at 5:00 pm, with a drumming ceremony.
On Friday, July 3rd the World Children’s Awards Banquet will take place. You can purchase a ticket if you’d like to congratulate your newfound friends from around the world. On July 4th you can participate with them in the U.S. Independence Day celebrations at The National Mall. See fireworks that evening and bid your goodbyes.
- If you are a musician or performer, you can apply to showcase your talents on the “World Stage”! ·
- If you’d like to support your WCF, ask your family and friends to adopt the International Child Art Foundation as their charity or arrange a fundraiser for the WCF at your school. ·
- You can also shop for WCF merchandize and help spread the word.