Join us for the Gala Dance

The Glen Echo Park Partnership presents the annual Gala Dance on Saturday, May 19, featuring Craig Gildner & The Blue Sky 5. Beginner dance lesson in the Bumper Car Pavilion, then dancing in the Spanish Ballroom. Ticket includes lesson & dance, beverages, dessert, portrait station, glassblowing demonstrations, and carousel rides.

For more details and to purchase tickets click here >>

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 >>

Spring/Summer Registration Now Open

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!

Visit our CLASSES page for more details >>

Visit our CAMPS page for more details >>


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.


PAGE Program - NEW Preschool Age Program; Now Enrolling for Fall 2018



Dandy Wellington

Join Us

for Our




This Saturday: Celebrate the birthday of Lindy Hop legend Frankie Manning with Dandy Wellington and His Band


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



Crystal Gala in the Park


Tickets are available online for the Crystal Gala in the Park and Gala Dance on Saturday, May 19, celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Glen Echo Park Partnership. 






Get inspired in our galleries every weekend!


Design in Clay 2018: Glen Echo Pottery

Popcorn Gallery

A Fresh Palette: New Yellow Barn Faculty

Stone Tower Gallery

Depicting Memories: Artwork by ESOL Students

Park View Gallery


Photoworks Gallery

Mixed Media and More

Yellow Barn Gallery




Award-Winning Children's Theater


At the Puppet Co -- Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty combines romance and adventure in a story of fairies, frogs, kings and queens, and of course, a sleeping princess and the gallant prince destined to find her. May 12 - June 24, 2018.


At Adventure Theatre MTC  -- 

Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt

When the Moody family drops anchor on "Artichoke" Island, they meet Cap'n Weevil with a secret treasure map, launching them on a mad dash across the island in search of gold. April 20 - June 3, 2018. 





•••••  Glen Echo Park News  •••••


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

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


How Adventure Theatre MTC is Moving On After the Fire

The Washington Post writes about the damages that Adventure Theatre sustained after a fire on March 2, and how they're moving forward. 






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 and Winter 2018-2019 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 consideration 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.