Water Week

Alberta Special Weeks - Water Week March 20-27, 2017; people in a canoe

Water Week, international World Water Day and Canada Water Week provide citizens with opportunities to learn more about how they should use this vital resource.

Spread the word! Print a poster and encourage people to celebrate water in your community:

Canada Water Week logo

Canada Water Week
A week-long celebration of water from coast-to-coast-to-coast to elevate the profile and understanding of water through a series of public events and activities.

World Water Day
International World Water Day is held annually on March 22 as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.

Canada Water Week

From concerts and festivals to educational and water conservation initiatives, activities and events will be held across Canada to celebrate water week.

Hosting your own event? The event toolkit can help get you started

Promote Your Event

Spread the word by using official Canada Water Week promotional tools

  • Inspiration
    Learn about your local waterways.
  • Post an event
    Register your event by adding it to the Canada Water Week event calendar.
  • Resources
    Promote your event using a branded poster, declaration, button or banner.

Activity Ideas for Families and Schools

  • Water Week Family Activities
    Celebrate the week with friends and family by participating in some fun and informative water-related activities.
  • Water Week School Activities
    Check out this page for ideas on getting students involved in celebrating water. There are also links to other interesting web and resources to share with your students.


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Updated: Mar 21, 2016