Arts Orange County, in partnership with El Centro Cultural de México, will present the 4th annual Día del Niño/Day of the Child (DDN) family arts festival on Sunday, April 26 at Birch Park in Santa Ana, Orange County.

Organizations and artists are invited to submit proposals to participate in Día del Niño. 

Opportunities to participate include: - Conducting a workshop on the day of the festival (open to ALL art forms); Conducting workshops before the festival which culminate in the presentation of work on the day of the festival; Conducting workshops after the festival to provide festival participants with an extended opportunity to deepen their engagement in and understanding of the arts; Performing on stage during the festival; Hosting a resource booth; Any combination of the above

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO APPLY: Visit: / Questions may be directed to Kristina Colby – [email protected]


ABOUT THE PROGRAM: Día del Niño’s purpose is to connect the Santa Ana community with creative community partners and artists through highly engaging arts experiences. Participants will celebrate the message that children have important rights which include being given opportunities to develop their natural creativity. This year's theme is "Planting Seeds For Our Future" / “Sembrando semillas para nuestro futuro.”


ABOUT THE PRESENTERS: Arts Orange County is the non-profit arts council serving the County of Orange. It is the leader in building appreciation of, participation in, and support for the arts and arts education throughout Orange County. El Centro Cultural de Mexico is an alternative space in Santa Ana where the community can find cultural, educational, and artistic activities that strengthen their identities, develop their talents and develop a sense of leadership in their community.