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  • Three musicians on stage for a summer concert


    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.




    Featured Special Events:

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    Summer Concerts: Washington Balalaika Society
    September 16 at 7:30pm

    FINAL CONCERT! Join us for the our in-person, free Summer Concert! This Thursday at 7:30 pm in the Bumper Car Pavilion (and also streaming live on YouTube).

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    Abstract painting of the ocean by Grace E Peterson
    September Exhibitions
    September 3 - October 3, 2021

    Glen Echo Park Partnership Galleries presents exhibitions in the Park’s Popcorn Gallery, Stone Tower Gallery and Park View Galleries: Stone Tower Retrospective: Three Years in the Tower, Grace E Peterson: All About Color, and Angela White: First Issue. 

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    Carousel 100th anniversary final celebration
    Carousel 100th Anniversary FINAL Celebration
    September 26, 11am - 4pm

    Join us as we close out the carousel's 100th anniversary season with a special celebration, including performances, family crafts, carousel rides, and more!

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    ONGOING | Exhibitions & Galleries


    kids and parents at Saturday Art Explorers

    ONGOING | Saturday Art Explorers


    summer concert outside at the bumper car pavilion

    SEASONAL | Summer Concerts


  • Social Dancing

    ONGOING | Social Dances


    kids at the tank at the glen echo park aquarium

    ONGOING | Glen Echo Park Aquarium


    visitors at art walk in the park looking at art glass

    SEASONAL | Art Walk


  • kids in children's theater production

    ONGOING | Children's Theater


    carousel's colorful roof

    SEASONAL | Dentzel Carousel


    Join us for events and activities online or in person!