Event Date: April 20th 2024 12pm – 6pm

The Water State Festival is a celebration of our Florida waters – the best on the planet!

Enjoy a day of water-themed science, crafts, art vendors, food trucks, splash pad, live mermaids, adventure gear and all the new kayaks and paddleboards. Also, festival goers will be able to visit the Cade Museum (FREE admission) to see the water-inspired artwork at our Shaped By Water Juried Art Exhibition!

Proceeds of the festival and the art show at the Cade Museum benefit the Florida Springs Institute that successfully blends education and science to protect our amazing FL springs.

How you can help…

EVENTS SPONSORSHIP: Businesses and individuals have an amazing opportunity for a single donation to benefit the community, protect our waters, and to be marketed in multiple community events! SPONSOR NOW

VENDOR APPLICATIONS: We are accepting vendor applications for the festival – please click the link to apply for what’s gearing up to be another amazing festival! If you have been pre-approved go directly to this contract/payment form.


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