Island Rec Children’s Festival 2022 theme and poster contest

Submitted by Island Rec.

Mark your calendars! San Juan Island’s 30th Annual Island Rec Children’s Festival is happening Saturday, May 7th, 2022! We are pleased to announce this year’s theme is: Making Waves.

Kids of all ages are invited to submit poster designs that incorporate this year’s festival theme. What does living near the ocean mean to you? What do you love about it? Why is it important to our community? How are you making waves in your own life? We are looking forward to seeing how you include Making Waves into your artwork.

Artworks must be submitted on an official entry form. They can be obtained outside the Island Rec office door in the hanging file, the SJI Library or at Friday Harbor Elementary School. Poster designs must be returned to the hanging file outside the office door at Island Rec, 580 Guard Street, by 4pm Friday March 18, 2022, to be considered by our contest judges. In addition to the honor and title of “Official Poster Designer”, there will be two runner up prizes given for the committees top choices in poster design. Enter for a chance to win!

Children’s Festival inquiries, volunteers, and activity ideas should be directed to Jen Henry, The Children’s Festival will run May 7 from 10am-2pm at the SJC Fairgrounds. For more information, please visit