Labor Day Weekend Festivities

An exciting weekend at the Park!  46th Annual Labor Day Art Show, Open House for classes, and 10th annual Irish Music and Dance Showcase.

Visit our Labor Day Art Show page for more information >>

Visit our Open House page for more information >>

Visit our Irish Music & Dance Showcase page for more information >>

Fall/Winter Registration Opens August 6!

Registration for Fall & Winter 2016-2017 classes and programs opens soon! Saturday, August 6, is walk-in registration. On Sunday, August 7, online registration opens. Download a PDF version of the catalog here to find out when your favorite classes are running!

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Sign Up for a Class Today!

Are you ready to sign up for that art class you've always been meaning to take? Or have you been coming to Glen Echo Park for years and love our programs? Either way, you'll find something in our Spring/Summer catalog!

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TAKE A CLASS

Sign up

today for

Summer Classes & Camps!

 

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

 

 

GO TO A DANCE

Tom Cunningham Orchestra

Join Us for Our Weekend Dances

 

 

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.

 

 

 

BECOME A MEMBER

Enjoy the Benefits of Membership. Join or Renew Today!

 

Support Glen Echo Park by becoming a Member today. Memberships start at $35 and include benefits like complimentary carousel tickets, special members only events, and more. 

 

Learn more here, or 

 

VISIT A GALLERY

  

Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!

 

Triple Vision

Popcorn Gallery

Rising Scaffold

Stone Tower Gallery

Movement and Balance; Abstract Drawings of an Internal Life

Park View Gallery

Earth, Water, and Air

Photoworks Gallery

Angela He

Yellow Barn Gallery

 

 

SEE A SHOW

   

 

Award-Winning Children's Theater

 

Now showing at Adventure Theatre -- Jumanji

On a dull day, Judy and Peter find a mysterious old board game. Will they ever finish this mysterious magic game and claim Jumanji? June 17 - August 28, 2016. [ Jumanji Jungle in the Park on July 17.]

 

Now showing at the Puppet Co -- Peter and the Wolf

Based on the Prokofiev's popular tale of good versus evil, performed by Puppet Master Christopher Piper. An introduction to the instruments in the orchestra precedes this story of Peter and his animals friends, and the attempts to capture wily "Old Lupus". July 21 - August 28, 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Glen Echo Park Opportunities

 

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

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!

 

Nizette Brennan in Washington Sculptors Group Newsletter

Glen Echo Park resident artist Nizette Brennan was featured in a recent Washington Sculptors Group newsletter. She is the director of the Park's  Sculpture Studio. Learn about her public art, her sculpting career, and the places she has worked at in the article!