Join us for tonight's (6.20) Summer Concert at 7:30pm! Kona Ice will be serving shaved ice, and Praline will be serving food and drinks! Learn More >>


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    Learn more below about upcoming and featured special events, ongoing events (including art exhibitions in our galleries), and seasonal events. Or go directly to our Events Calendar. 




    Featured Special Events

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    Saturdays | April - June | 11am - noon

    Join us for a brand new dance series designed to keep your body moving and your spirits up! Beginning in April and running through June, join us each Saturday from 11:00am - noon for one of four dynamic dance classes.

    $15/class | Cash, Check, or Credit Card Accepted at the Door | Adults Ages 18+

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    Summer Concerts
    Thursdays, June 13 - August 22

    Join us for free, family-friendly concerts every Thursday evening this summer! Rain or shine in the Bumper Car Pavilion.

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    Pride Family Day
    June 22, 2024

    Glen Echo Park is proud to collaborate with the office of Montgomery County Council President Evan Glass to provide the 3rd annual Pride Family Day! 

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    Heritage Days
    June 30, 2024

    In 1960, brave protestors brought about the end of segregation at the privately-owned Glen Echo Amusement Park. For the protests' 64th anniversary, the Partnership will present documentary clips; arts & crafts; musical performances; ranger-led tours and a civil rights photo exhibit, and free carousel rides.

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    Art Walk in the Park
    June 7 | July 5 | August 2

    Every First Friday, from May through August from 6pm to 8pm, the Glen Echo Park Partnership hosts open studios and artist demonstrations in the Park's many visual arts studios and galleries. Each month features different activities, including hands-on art projects and/or artist demonstrations. 

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Ongoing Events

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    Exhibitions & Galleries


  • Social Dancing

    Social Dances


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    Children's Theater


Seasonal Activities & Glen Echo Park Aquarium


In 2021, we hope you were able to participate in our months-long celebration of the Carousel's 100th Anniversary! Thousands of people joined us for lectures, story time, carousel family days, and more! Many of these events were virtual, so if you missed them you can still participate!  

Carousel 100th Anniversary >>

Lost & Found

Misplace something at the Park? Fill out this form so we can help you find it!

Please note: Lost & Found is cleared on the first Tuesday of every month.