Odessa Korneychukovskyi International Festival of Children's Literature dates back to 2012. It is the largest and the only Ukrainian festival entirely dedicated to children's literature and creativity. During the year Organization Committee of Korneychukovskyi festival is conducting various children events and programs, which promote book and reading.
The main content of the festival is holding literature and art contests:
- Contest on the best work for children «Korneychukovskyi Award»;
- Contest of children’s literary art «Sea of Talents» (age 6-18);
- Competition on children’s digital picture «iParus».
Contest phases are held from October to July, and awarding of the winners and the final part of Korneychukovskyi festival is held in August, in the framework of International Book Fair «Green Wave».