Imagination Celebration

Each Spring, Arts Orange County presents Imagination Celebration: Orange County's only 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.

2019's Imagination Celebration
April 13 - May 26, 2019

"Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere." - Albert Einstein

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2019 Imagination Celebration Poster Contest now closed for entries!

Orange County students, grades 6-12, have submitted artwork inspired by our 2019 theme for consideration to be our official event poster! The poster will be seen all over Orange County and on-line promoting Imagination Celebration events, and prizes are available for the winner as well as runners-up and finalists. Watch here for the unveiling of the winning design!

HOWEVER, submissions are still open for our other Imagination Celebration arts showcases for the works of outstandings artists grades K-12 - 1,000 Pieces of Art, the VSA Festival, the Three-Dimensional Art Show, and the Festival of Arts Junior Exhibit!

Congratulations to our 2018 Poster Contest Winners

2018 Theme: "Our Community"

2018's Poster Contest Winner: Heavenly Orange by Abby Guo

2018's People's Choice Winner: The Heart of Our Community by Sienna Gonsior


2015 was the Imagination Celebration's 30th Anniversary!