Each Spring, Arts Orange County presents Imagination Celebration: the annual, county-wide family arts festival! Presented in partnership with the Orange County Department of Education, Imagination Celebration dynamically connects the community, arts organizations, universities, and Orange County students through meaningful arts experiences. Most events are free!
- Each year approximately 40-50 organizations participate in Imagination Celebration.
- Each participating organization designs and produces its own event.
- Sign-ups for 2014 have ended. Please contact us to be on the interest list for next year.
- Art teachers from both public and private schools in Orange County are encouraged to submit their student's artwork into Imagination Celebration art exhibitions.
- Submission instructions for art contests are posted each Fall.
- Orange County students in grades 7 - 12 have the opportunity to create the official poster for the Imagination Celebration.
- The winning poster will be reproduced on posters, ads, and flyers relating to the festival.
- The top thirty outstanding entries will be publicly exhibited during the festival at a selected art gallery.
- The top three entries receive an honorarium as part of the recognition of their creativity.
- Entries are accepted between September and December.
Sierra Vista Middle School
|Imagination Rocks the World
Mater Dei High School
|Full STEAM Ahead
Orange County School of the Arts
- The annual VSA Festival celebrates the artistic accomplishments of individuals with disabilities.
|Irvine Valley College||Anaheim Ballet||Very Special Arts|
|Backhaus Dance at Irvine Barclay Theater||Soka University||Hand-on activities|
|Santa Ana Artists Village||Hands on Creativity||Laguna Art Museum|
|Orange County Youth Symphony||City of Cypress||Orange County Museum of Art|