In the Stone Tower Gallery

The Glen Echo Park Partnership presents their May exhibition The Homecoming: Six Artists Return to Glen Echo Park in the Stone Tower Gallery. This show is in conjunction with the Park's Gala "Celebrate History in Our Backyard".

For more information, visit our EXHIBITIONS calendar >>

Washington Folk Festival this weekend!

The Washington Folk Festival is back for its 37th year at Glen Echo Park on June 3 & 4. This FREE festival presents the many folk music, dance, and craft traditions that are part of the greater Washington area. 12 – 7 p.m.

Get more festival details here >>

 

 

Glen Echo Pottery: Vessels Great and Small in the Popcorn Gallery

The Glen Echo Park Partnership presents their May exhibition Glen Echo Pottery: Vessels Great and Small in the Popcorn Gallery. 

For more information, visit our EXHIBITIONS calendar >>

Register Today for Classes & Camps

Are you ready to sign up for that art class you've always wanted to take, or have you been coming to Glen Echo Park for years and love our programs? Are you looking for Summer Camps? No matter what, you'll find it in our Spring/Summer catalog!

Visit our CLASSES page for more details >>

Visit our CAMPS page for more details >>

Gala in the Park

The 2017 Gala in the Park -- Celebrate History in Our Backyard -- will take place on Saturday, May 20. This year's event will honor Yumi Hogan, First Lady of Maryland, and the Town of Glen Echo.

More information or purchase tickets to the Gala in the Park >>

TAKE A CLASS

Sign up today for

Spring/Summer 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 Spring/Summer 2017 Catalog here

GO TO A DANCE

George Gee

Join Us

for Our

Weekend

Dances

 

Saturday: Battle of the Big Bands! George Gee vs. Tom Cunningham

 

We offer a variety of social dances Thursday through Sunday each week. Styles include Swing, Blues, Contra, Tango, Waltz, and Balboa. 

 

SUPPORT THE PARK

Support the Park by Becoming a Member Today!

 

Become a Member of the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture and support the arts, educational, and cultural programs at the Park!

 

Thank you!

 

 

VISIT A GALLERY

     

Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!

 

Glen Echo Pottery: Vessels Great and Small

Popcorn Gallery

 

The Homecoming: Six Artists Return to Glen Echo Park

Stone Tower Gallery

 

Making Artist Books: Discovering Through Journaling

Park View Gallery

 

The Role of Film

Photoworks Gallery

 

Small Works II Exhibition

Yellow Barn Gallery

 

SEE A SHOW

    

Award-Winning Children's Theater

 

Now Playing at the Puppet Co -- Cinderella

The elegance of 17th-century France, combining elaborate costumes of the Comedie-Francaise and Offenbach's "Gaiety Parisian" to adorn the tale of the cinder girl who captures the heart of the handsome prince. The production was acclaimed at the 1997 National Puppet Festival, and performed by invitation at the Center for Puppetry Arts, in Atlanta. May 4 - June 11, 2017.

 

Coming Soon at Adventure Theater  -- Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook

When Junie B. Jones, with her two bestest friends in the world, loses her new furry mittens to some "stealers", she has to investigate. But Junie B. might have something she forgot to return too. June 23 - August 14, 2017.

  

 

 

 

•••••  Glen Echo Park News  •••••

 

Broadway World review Adventure Theatre's "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp"

Broadway World writes about Adventure Theatre's new show "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp". Click to read about the actors, the special effects, and the differences from Adventure Theatre's version and the version everyone knows.

 

Washington City Paper writes about Photoworks' "Mirror to the World" Exhibition

Washington City Paper writes about the last "Mirror to the World" exhibition in Photoworks. Click to read about the different photographers and the subject for their photo essays.

 

 

 

 

 

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 Fall/Winter 2017-2018 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 May 8 for consideriation for the Fall/Winter 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.