• Echo Arts Festival at Glen Echo Park, Sept 25, 2022, Celebration of visual and performing arts in the park, final carousel rides of the season, colorful floral abstract painting in the background


    Sunday, September 25, 2022  |  12pm – 5pm  |  Throughout the Park

    We hope to see you at the Park on September 25 for a celebration of visual and performing arts! This FREE event will include a multitude of hands-on activities and unique opportunities to delve into the arts. From screen printing, to photography, to pottery, and beyond, everybody is sure to find something fun to explore! 


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    Members of the Afropop Band Elikeh

    Live Music

    • Afropop band Elikeh
    • Washington Conservatory of Music's Jazz Woodshed Trio
    • Washington Revels' Gallery Voices


    Dance & Movement

    • Smooth & EZ Hand Dance Institute
    • Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance
    • Metropolitan Ballet Theatre
    • Improvisational Dance


    Children's Theater

    • Adventure Theatre MTC
    • the Puppet Co.


    Soul & Ink in white font on black background

    Visual Arts Expo

    • Hands-On Screen Printing (while supplies last) with Soul & Ink
    • Live Demonstrations in Knitting, Pottery, Sculpture, Painting, Glassblowing, Silversmithing, and more!
    • Interactive Community Art Piece
    • Open studios, Galleries, and Art Sales


    Carousel Rides

    • The 1921 Dentzel Carousel is only open May through September each year, so Echo Arts Fest also falls on the final day of the carousel season! Don't miss your final chance to catch a ride this year!


    Food Truck (Roaming Coyote), Praline Cafe, and Ben & Jerry's!  Plusplenty of free parking! For information on directions & parking, click here >>




    RSVP preferred, not required. There is no check-in at this event.


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