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The safety and health of our staff, artists, and the public is our highest priority. Please read our COVID-19 updates to learn about vaccination requirements and/or other precautions being taken in our many different programs.

 

 

COVID-19 Updates

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    EVENT INFORMATION & CALENDAR

    Learn more below about upcoming and featured special events, ongoing events & exhibitions, and seasonal events. Or go directly to our Events Calendar. For more about our virtual programming and online activities, visit our Stay Connected page.

     

    VIEW EVENTS CALENDAR

     

    Featured Special Events:

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    Washington Folk Festival 2022
    June 4 - 5, 2022

    Join the Folklore Society of Greater Washington and the Partnership for the in-person return of the annual Washington Folk Festival!

     Learn More

 

ONGOING & SEASONAL EVENTS/ACTIVITIES:

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    ONGOING | Exhibitions & Galleries

     

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    ONLINE | Saturday Art Explorers

     

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    SEASONAL | Summer Concerts

     

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    ONGOING | Social Dances

     

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    ONGOING | Glen Echo Park Aquarium

     

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    SEASONAL | Art Walk

     

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    ONGOING | Children's Theater

     

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    SEASONAL | Dentzel Carousel

     

    Join us for events and activities online or in person!


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 >>


Classes Calendar on Our Registration System >>