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 >>

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 >>

Labor Day Art Show Call for Entries

The 48th Annual Labor Day Art Show Call for Entries is open. This exhibition features the work of more than 250 artists in media including photography, painting, ceramics, jewelry, glass, textiles, and more. September 1 to 3, 12-6 p.m. 

Apply today by clicking here >>

TAKE A CLASS

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 underway!  Space still available in many July & August Camps. 

 

GO TO A DANCE

photo credit: Devon Rowland Photography

Join Us

for Our

Weekend

Dances

 

Saturday evening: Swing dance with the Craig Gildner Big Band!

 

 

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

 

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!

 

Silver Linings: Stories in Silver

Popcorn Gallery

Time Out: Paintings and Photography by Patrick and Lisa Sieg

Stone Tower Gallery

Recovery Through Creativity

Park View Gallery

The Miraculous in the Mundane

Photoworks Gallery

Small Works III

Yellow Barn Gallery

 

SEE A SHOW

    

Award-Winning Children's Theater

 

At the Puppet Co -- Snow White and the 7 Dwarves

When Snow White meets seven vertically challenged bachelors, she discovers that everyone has their own strengths and weaknesses, and that friendship and teamwork make any challenge smaller. June 29 - August 5, 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  •••••

 

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 the Labor Day Art Show?

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is calling for entries for the 48th Annual Labor Day Art Show. Deadline is August 1. For more information and to fill out an entry form, visit our Labor Day Art Show Call for Entries Page.

 

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.