In the Galleries: Focus on Photography

Our current shows in three galleries focus on fine art photography, as the Washington DC region gears up for the annual Foto DC week, starting November 12. Learn more about each gallery's exhibition here:

Popcorn Gallery >>       Stone Tower Gallery >>

Park View Gallery >>

Join us for Fall Frolic!

This Saturday, October 29, we will present our annual Fall Frolic -- a day of Halloween-themed fun! Daytime activities for families will include pumpkin decorating, trick-or-treating, and a costume parade through the Park. 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. (Volunteer and earn SSL hours!)

Visit our Fall Frolic page for more details >>

Register for Fall/Winter Classes Today!

Registration for Fall & Winter 2016-2017 classes and programs is now open!  Check out new classes in dance and movement, photography, music, and more.  Browse Classes online or download a PDF version of the catalog here to find out when your favorite classes are running!

Visit our CLASSES page for more details >>


Sign up

today for

Fall & Winter Classes!


Visual arts, music, dance, theatre, and more!

For kids, teens and adults. 

Check out our classes page to learn more and register.


Download the NEW Fall/Winter Catalog here





Tom Cunningham Orchestra

Join Us for Our Weekend Dances


This Saturday, the Tom Cunningham Orchestra - a Glen Echo Park tradition for over 30 years! 


We offer a variety of social dances Thursday through Sunday each week. Styles include Swing, Blues, Cajun/Zydeco, Contra, Salsa, Ballroom, Tango, Balboa, Family Dance, and Waltz.



Give through the Combined Federal Campaign!


Attention all Federal Employees -- now is the time to support the Glen Echo Park Partnership (CFC #71123) through the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). CFC contributions help ensure another great year of classes, social dances, festivals, concerts, exhibitions, and more!





Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!


f11 A Women's Photography Collective: Foto Friday

Popcorn Gallery

From the Big Apple to the Capital

Stone Tower Gallery

Tiny Dancer: Photographs by Ruth Marie Carl

Park View Gallery

"My World" Inaugural Video Art Exhibition

Photoworks Gallery

Joanie Grosfeld

Yellow Barn Gallery 




Award-Winning Children's Theater


Now showing at the Puppet Co -- Hansel & Gretel

Humperdink's children's opera, full of magic, music, and dazzling special effects. October 13 - November 18, 2016.


Showing SOON at Adventure Theater  -- 

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

As Lucy explores the house, she discoveres a secret portal to a magical world called Narnia. With an evil White Witch ruling the kingdom, can Lucy, her new friend Mr. Tumnus, and her family band together to save Narnia? December 2 - December 31, 2016






Glen Echo Park Opportunities


Interested in Teaching at Glen Echo Park?

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is currently accepting course proposals for classes for our Spring/Summer 2017 term. Check out our Proposal Information to learn more and apply.  You may also apply using an online form. New proposals must be received by November 1 for considering for the Spring/Summer print catalog.


Interested in Working at Glen Echo Park?

The Glen Echo Park Partnership has several job openings. Visit our jobs page to find out more and apply.





Glen Echo Park In the News

Read about the Labor Day Art Show in the Sentinel

Over Labor Day weekend, Glen Echo Park presented its 46th annual Labor Day Art Show. Hear from some of the artists, as well as a visitor, on their experience at the show.


Forest Hills Connection writes about Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company's Jan Tievsky

Jan Tievsky is vice president of the board of one of the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company. Read the article about her career and her return to Glen Echo Park as DTSBDC works with us to expand our dance technique program with new classes!