Event Calendar


Featured Events

Scroll below to see all of the upcoming Water Education Foundation events and tours as well as major events from other organizations.

To see all events, take a look at our month-by-month calendar.

Northern California Tour 2022
Field Trip - October 12-14

SOLD OUT – Join the Waitlist!

Explore the Sacramento River and its tributaries through a scenic landscape while learning about the issues associated with a key source for the state’s water supply.

All together, the river and its tributaries supply 35 percent of California’s water and feed into two major projects: the State Water Project and the federal Central Valley Project.

Water Education Foundation
2151 River Plaza Drive, Suite 205
Sacramento, CA 95833
Foundation Event Water Leaders

Water Leaders Alum Reunion
Oct. 26 in Sacramento

Members of our 2019 Water Leaders class on the Central Valley Tour We are marking the 25th anniversary of our California Water Leaders program this year by holding a reunion of alums dating back to 1997 when the program first began.

If you have gone through our program, registration is now open for our reunion on Oct. 26, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., to mark the special anniversary. We will be holding it in Sacramento along the American River in a rustic, relaxed setting with lawn games, happy hour and dinner. 

Water Summit 2022
38th Annual Event Returns In-Person October 27 in Sacramento

Our 2022 Water Summit, the Water Education Foundation’s premier event of the year, features engaging conversations about critical issues impacting water statewide and across the West revolving around this year’s theme: Rethinking Water in the West.

The in-person event will be hosted on Thursday, October 27, at The Westin Sacramento and includes an evening reception along California’s largest and longest river, the Sacramento River, for an opportunity to network with speakers and other attendees.

Click here to register!

The Westin Sacramento
4800 Riverside Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95822
Tour Nick Gray

San Joaquin River Restoration Tour 2022
Field Trip - November 2-3

ALMOST SOLD OUT – Grab your ticket now!

Travel along the San Joaquin River to learn firsthand about one of the nation’s largest and most expensive river restoration projects.

The San Joaquin River was the focus of one of the most contentious legal battles in California water history, ending in a 2006 settlement between the federal government, Friant Water Users Authority and a coalition of environmental groups.

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Hampton Inn & Suites Fresno
327 E Fir Ave
Fresno, CA 93720
Other Event

ACWA Fall Conference

The ACWA 2022 Fall Conference & Exhibition is set to take place Nov. 29 – Dec. 2, 2022 in Indian Wells. Program offerings include statewide issue forums, town hall discussions, region programs and sessions covering a wide range of topics including groundwater management, water rates issues, crisis communications, affordable drinking water issues, municipal finance and more.