Fall/Winter Registration Now Open!

Registration for Fall & Winter 2018-2019 classes and programs is now open.  Browse and register online for your favorite classes or try something new.  Download a PDF version of the catalog here to find out when your favorite classes are running!

Visit our CLASSES page for more details >>

Holiday Art Show & Sale

Visit our annual Holiday Art Show & Sale in the Popcorn Gallery and Stone Tower Gallery. The show features work by resident artists, instructors, and invited artists and includes glass, ceramics, jewelry, photographs, paintings, and more. November 17 - December 30.

Visit our Holiday Art Show page for hours and details >>

The PAGE Program

Register today for PAGE program parent/child arts-enriched classes for ages 10 mos to 5 years. Explore music, movement, art, nature and STEAM, all in the creative environment of Glen Echo Park. New sessions start January 7 to 11, 2019!

Learn more about PAGE and sign your child up today >>

Dances with Live Music Every Weekend

The Glen Echo Park Partnership presents social dances every week from Thursday through Sunday. Dances feature swing, contra, blues, waltz, cajun, zydeco, salsa, tango, and more. Ticket prices include a FREE pre-dance introductory lesson, and most dances have live music from top-notch bands!

For more information, visit our SOCIAL DANCES page >>


Sign up today for

a Class!


Visual arts, music, dance, theatre, and more! For children, teens and adults. 

Check out our classes page to learn more, download the catalogs, and register.


Fall/Winter Class Registration is now open!


Swing Dance in Bumper Car Pavilion

Join Us for a Dance
Swing Dance with American Swing calling Girls From Mars 


Weekly social dances include blues, contra & square, swing, waltz, and tango.


Support the Park and Win a 2018 Toyota Prius C!


Purchase a $50 Raffle Ticket from the Montgomery County Executive's Ball and designate the Glen Echo Park Partnership. Drawing on December 3 - you don't need to be present to win. Online sales will close on November 30 at 5pm. Only 1,500 tickets are available - purchase your tickets today!




Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!


Holiday Art Show & Sale

Popcorn Gallery

Holiday Art Show & Sale

Stone Tower Gallery

Journeys: Marketa Jirouskova

Park View Gallery

2017 Photo Slam Winners Exhibit

Photoworks Gallery

Cantrel Family Art Show

Yellow Barn Gallery




Award-Winning Children's Theater


At the Puppet Co -- Hansel and Gretel

Humperdink's children's opera, full of magic, music, and dazzling special effects. The puppets, lights, music and effects, are all operated by Christopher Piper, who also performs all the live vocal characterizations. October 4 - November 16, 2018.


At Adventure Theatre MTC  -- Fancy Nancy's Splendiferous Christmas

When things don't turn out the way Nancy planned, will Christmas still be splendiferous? November 16, 2018 - January 6, 2019. 





•••••  Glen Echo Park News  •••••


The Washington Post reviewed Vessels from our Trees in the Popcorn Gallery

Read about this wonderful wood exhibition and the many pieces that the show has.


The Dentzel Carousel is in The Washington Post's list of wonderful carousels for both children and adults! 

Read about the Dentzel Carousel and the visitors that ride it.






Glen Echo Park Opportunities


Interested in Teaching at Glen Echo Park?

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is accepts course proposals Fall/Winter and Spring/Summer semesters of classes. Check out our Proposal Information to learn more and apply.  You may also apply using an online form. Course proposals for consideration for our Spring-Summer 2019 printed catalog must be received by November 1.


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.