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    7:30pm - 8:30pm

    Charm City Junction

    From Old Time rhythms and foot stomping Irish melodies to hard-driving Bluegrass, Baltimore-based acoustic roots quartet Charm City Junction creates a fresh soundscape that keeps…

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    8:15 pm - 9:00 pm Lesson  | 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm Dance

    Capital Blues On Thursday nights dancers converge upon the Back Room at Glen Echo Park for the best in DJ’ed Blues dances in the Washington, D.C. area. Admission is $8 per person at the door via cash or credit. Enjoy a 45-minute lesson…

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    7:00pm

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

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    Contra dancers

    7:30pm: Lesson | 8:00pm - 11:00pm: Social Dance

    Contra dance with occasional squares in the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD. Co-sponsored by Friday Night Dancers and FSGW.

    Live Music with Charlie Pilzer, Zacharay Mills, and Bobby LaRose and dance calling by Penelope…

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    pride family day

    11:00am - 2:00pm

    Glen Echo Park is proud to collaborate with the office of Montgomery County Council President Evan Glass to present the 4th annual Pride Family Day!

    From 11am to 2pm on June 22, we invite families to the Bumper…

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    showtimes vary

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

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    11:00am to 12noon

    Fourth Saturdays: Soul Line Dancing AKA “The Line Dance Addicts” with Paula Allen
    The Line Dance Addicts' Class is an urban group of adults who…

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    11:00am - 5:00pm, or by appointment

    On the second and third floors of the Chautauqua Tower, you'll find Stone Tower Studio: a delightful studio and gallery space showcasing the work of painter J. Jordan Bruns and mixed media artist Mariana Kastranakis.

    The Stone Tower…

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    Pinocchio

    showtimes vary

    Celebrate 50 years of Allan Stevens’s Pinocchio! A young puppet goes on a journey to become a real boy. First seen on stage at the Smithsonian Puppet Theater, the Puppet Co. is delighted to bring the original rod-puppets back to the…

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    Good Sports

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Photoworks is pleased to present Good Sports.

    Admire engaging sports photography juried by John McDonnell, retired Washington Post photographer of 45 years. While he worked for nearly every section of the Post during his career,…

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    8:00pm: Lesson | 9:00pm - 12:00am: Social Dance

     

     

    Swing dance with live music in the Glen Echo Bumper Car Pavilion is from 8pm to midnight.

    From 8:00pm-9:00pm an introductory swing dance lesson will get you all the basics you need (no partner or experience required). From 9:00 pm-…

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    cartoon of knuffle bunny

    showtimes vary

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

     Learn More

    Yellow and black filter on photo of Chautauqua Tower

    11:00am - 5:00pm, or by appointment

    On the second and third floors of the Chautauqua Tower, you'll find Stone Tower Studio: a delightful studio and gallery space showcasing the work of painter J. Jordan Bruns and mixed media artist Mariana Kastranakis.

    The Stone Tower…

     Learn More

    pinocchio and blue fairy illustration
    Pinocchio

    showtimes vary

    Celebrate 50 years of Allan Stevens’s Pinocchio! A young puppet goes on a journey to become a real boy. First seen on stage at the Smithsonian Puppet Theater, the Puppet Co. is delighted to bring the original rod-puppets back to the…

     Learn More

    long exposure photo by Elizabeth Billman of football players in orange and white uniforms running on field
    Good Sports

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Photoworks is pleased to present Good Sports.

    Admire engaging sports photography juried by John McDonnell, retired Washington Post photographer of 45 years. While he worked for nearly every section of the Post during his career,…

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    Waltz Time

    2:45pm - 3:30pm: Lesson | 3:30pm - 6:00pm: Social Dance

    Waltz Time presents a waltz dance with live music by Karen Collins & the Backroads Band (Karen Collins, vocals & rhythm guitar; Ira Gitlin, lead guitar & vocals; Pat Puglisi, vocals & drums; James Key, upright bass).

    Free…

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    3:00 pm

    The Washington Conservatory of Music presents the latest concert in its "Bach" Room Concert series featuring the Pressenda Chamber Players.

    Pieces performed with include the following compositions by Beethoven:
    String Quartet No. 3…

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    Tango Brilliante logo

    6:30pm & 7:30pm: Lessons | 8:30pm-11pm: Social Dance

    Tango Brillante presents lessons and a dance. Tango lesson (6:30pm), Milonga lesson (7:30pm), Social Dance (8:30-11:00pm). For more information about the event, ticketing, and Covid health policies, visit the presenter's website…

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    11:00am

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

     Learn More

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    Folk Dance

    7:30-8:30pm Intermediate/Advanced Class; 8:30pm-10pm open request dancing

     

    Glen Echo International Folk Dancers presents a weekly folk dance. Learn dances from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Romania, Albania, Greece, Turkey, Armenia, Croatia, Serbia, and more. Specialties are great music, fun dances, and nice dancers. For more…

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    7:30pm - 8:30pm

    U.S. Marine Band Free Country

    The Marine Band's popular music ensemble Free Country performs pop, folk, rock, and country music selections from the 1960s through today, and the group's showmanship and…

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    Capital Blues Logo

    8:15 pm - 9:00 pm Lesson  | 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm Dance

    Capital Blues On Thursday nights dancers converge upon the Back Room at Glen Echo Park for the best in DJ’ed Blues dances in the Washington, D.C. area. Admission is $8 per person at the door via cash or credit. Enjoy a 45-minute lesson…

     Learn More

    cartoon of knuffle bunny

    7:00pm

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

     Learn More

    Contra dancers

    7:30pm: Lesson | 8:00pm - 11:00pm: Social Dance

    Contra dance with occasional squares in the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD. Co-sponsored by Friday Night Dancers and FSGW.

    Live music by Coracree and dance caller Greg Frock!

    For more information about the event…

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    cartoon of knuffle bunny

    showtimes vary

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

     Learn More

    Yellow and black filter on photo of Chautauqua Tower

    11:00am - 5:00pm, or by appointment

    On the second and third floors of the Chautauqua Tower, you'll find Stone Tower Studio: a delightful studio and gallery space showcasing the work of painter J. Jordan Bruns and mixed media artist Mariana Kastranakis.

    The Stone Tower…

     Learn More

    long exposure photo by Elizabeth Billman of football players in orange and white uniforms running on field
    Good Sports

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Photoworks is pleased to present Good Sports.

    Admire engaging sports photography juried by John McDonnell, retired Washington Post photographer of 45 years. While he worked for nearly every section of the Post during his career,…

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    2:00pm: Son, Casino and Rueda de Casino Dance Lesson | 3:15pm - 5:00pm: Social Dance

     

     

    DC Casineros hosts a Cuban Dance Workshop and Social!

    Come join this amazing group in the historic Spanish Ballroom and dance Rueda de Casino!

    Introducing a wide array of Cuban popular Dances and structures that are also rooted in…

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    8:00pm: Lesson | 9:00pm - 11:30pm: Social Dance

    Gottaswing presents a fun and friendly swing dance in the Spanish Ballroom. Live music by Good Shot Judy! All ages welcome and you never need a partner!

    Free swing dance lesson taught by Tom & Debra included with admission.

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    cartoon of knuffle bunny

    showtimes vary

    Toddler Trixie and her father bustle through the streets of New York City down the block, through the park, past the school, to the Laundromat. But returning home, Knuffle Bunny is gone, and Trixie cannot tell her father what is wrong.

     Learn More

    Yellow and black filter on photo of Chautauqua Tower

    11:00am - 5:00pm, or by appointment

    On the second and third floors of the Chautauqua Tower, you'll find Stone Tower Studio: a delightful studio and gallery space showcasing the work of painter J. Jordan Bruns and mixed media artist Mariana Kastranakis.

    The Stone Tower…

     Learn More

    long exposure photo by Elizabeth Billman of football players in orange and white uniforms running on field
    Good Sports

    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    Photoworks is pleased to present Good Sports.

    Admire engaging sports photography juried by John McDonnell, retired Washington Post photographer of 45 years. While he worked for nearly every section of the Post during his career,…

     Learn More

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    1:00pm - 4:00pm

    In the summer of 1960, brave protestors brought about the end of segregation at the privately-owned Glen Echo Amusement Park. To honor the 64th anniversary of that Summer of Protest, the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture will…

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    Tango Brilliante logo

    6:30pm & 7:30pm: Lessons | 8:30pm-11pm: Social Dance

    Tango Brillante presents lessons and a dance. Tango lesson (6:30pm), Milonga lesson (7:30pm), Social Dance (8:30-11:00pm). For more information about the event, ticketing, and Covid health policies, visit the presenter's website…

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