The World Children’s Festival is a culmination of the Arts Olympiad, a free global program of the International Child Art Foundation (ICAF) in which millions of children worldwide competed to win the honor to represent their home state or country. Eminent educators and field experts ranging from Olympians and professional artists to scientists and technologists host workshops and activities to nurture children’s creativity and develop their empathy in a global community setting.
Dates and Times
June 17-19, 2011
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Friday, June 17 - Health & Environment Day
- Saturday, June 18 - Creativity & Imagination Day
- Sunday, June 19 - Peace & Leadership Day
National Mall, Between 4th and 7th Streets, near the Capitol Building. The best way to get to the National Mall is by public transportation. The closest Metro stations are Smithsonian, Federal Triangle, L'Enfant Plaza and Federal Center. See a guide to Parking Near the National Mall.