FREE Summer Concerts every Thursday

The Glen Echo Park Partnership brings FREE live music to the Park every Thursday at 7:30pm in the Bumper Car Pavilion. Join us this week (August 16) for Justin Trawick and The Common Good.

Find more details and see the entire summer schedule here >>

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 >>

Summer Registration Ongoing

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! Spring/Summer classes run through August.

Visit our CLASSES page for more details >>

Visit our CAMPS page for more details >>

Summer Camp Fun. Register Now!

It's shaping up to be another summer of fun at the Park! We offer a wide variety of day camps for children & teens (ages 4 - 19) presented by resident visual arts, music, and theater organizations, as well as non-resident partners. Register today!

Check out our camps page and sign your kids ups today >>

The PAGE Program

Register today for NEW 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. Learn more at the Classes Open House Sept. 1

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


Sign up today for

a Class!


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

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


Summer Camps are still enrolling!   

Fall/Winter Class Registration is now open!


Swing Dance in Spanish Ballroom

Join Us

for Our




Saturday in the Spanish Ballroom: swing dance with the Rock-A-Sonics!



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



Member & Donor Special Preview


Members of the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture get an early preview of the Labor Day Art Show on Friday, August 31, 6:00 to 7:30pm. Includes wine and refreshments. RSVP by August 30th.





Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!


Design Domain: Contemporary Furniture and Inspired Decor

Popcorn Gallery

Organic Growth: Meaghan Busch & Annalisa Leonessa

Stone Tower Gallery

the Puppet Co.: 35 Years of Enchantment

Park View Gallery

Listen Up!

Photoworks Gallery





Award-Winning Children's Theater


At the Puppet Co -- Peter and the Wolf

This one-man show, based on Prokofiev's popular tale of good versus evil, performed by Puppet Master Christopher Piper. August 9 - September 30, 2018.


Playing at Adventure Theatre MTC  -- Tinker Bell

Everyone knows the story of Peter Pan, or at least everyone thinks they do. If you haven't heard it from Tinker Bell's point of view, you have not heard the whole story. June 22 - August 20, 2018. 





•••••  Glen Echo Park News  •••••


CultureSpotMC write about Blair Anderson's Exhibt in the Popcorn Gallery

Read about Blair's show "Silver Linings: Stories in Silver" and Louis Kutyla's Piece "Freeze" that won an award.


The Washington Post Recommends Glen Echo Park in the Going Out Guide

“A wonderland for kids” - a great description by this Post writer!






Glen Echo Park Opportunities


Interested in exhibiting at Glen Echo Park Galleries?

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is currently accepting exhibition proposals for the Partnership Galleries, including Popcorn Gallery, Stone Tower Gallery and Park View Gallery, for calendar year 2019.  Visit our Request for Proposal page for details.  The proposal deadline is Friday, September 7.


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


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.