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Posted on: April 25, 2019

May the 4th Be With You!

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Join Darth Vader, Princess Leia, Ricky the Raindrop, and the Santa Margarita Water District on Saturday, May 4 for the annual Water Festival.

The Santa Margarita Water District will offer family fun like bounce houses, reptiles, glitter tattoos, and fire truck rides, along with garden and leak detection experts, and the opportunity walk through a 5-and-a-half-foot water pipeline. Barbequed hot dots, refreshing water and snow cones will be offered. Have your picture taken with special guests, Darth Vader, Princess Leia and Ricki the Raindrop!

Tour the construction of Orange County’s largest recycled water reservoir. The Trampas Canyon Reservoir will hold 1.6 billion gallons of water and help the District meet its goal to recycle 100% of its wastewater.

Don’t forget to pick-up a water saber and lunch bag. May the 4th Be With You!

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