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7 Rivers Water Festival

Sep 18, 2021

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

7 Rivers Water Festival is a family friendly, interactive event to learn responsible water use, environmental impact, current issues, and coming changes that tie us all to our local water bodies and water supply.

7 Rivers Water Festival

This family friendly, interactive event hosted annually by Polk County Utilities and in 2021 is co-hosted by City of Winter Haven. It presents the larger picture of water stewardship and engages the community in protection of local natural resources. Utilities, organizations, and vendors team up to present memorable ways of maintaining quality of life while lessening environmental impact through responsible water stewardship and environmental awareness.

This year’s event includes a 5K race, boat tours, water and wastewater tours along with demonstrations and music. 7RiversFestivalLogo

Festival Activities

The festival will also feature:

  • 5K race
  • Boat cruises
  • Water and waste water tours
  • Vendors
  • Free water-conserving fixtures
  • Irrigation assistance
  • Plant sales
  • Water-related crafts & games
  • Music
  • Door prizes
  • Touch-a-trucks

You may also be interested in The Living Water Boat CruisesStadium Concerts in Winter Haven, or Grove Roots Brewing Co.


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