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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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    Create. Collaborate. Connect. 

    We hope you are continuing to connect to the Park through both virtual and in-person programming. As of Fall 2021, we have many activities back in person at the park, including social dances, classes, exhibitions, and more. We continue to pay utmost attention to the safety of our staff and the public. Some of our classes are still offered online, and we have other virtual content, like artist talks, for those who are still not comfortable with in-person events. Check out our online activities below.


    A new email is available every Wednesday afternoon with information about current and upcoming in-person and virtual activities -- including classes. Information about events can also be found on our events calendar.


    View the Weekly Email Newsletter    View the Events Calendar


    To learn about what our Resident Artists & Studios are doing, online and in-person, visit our RESIDENTS page.

    For kids programming, visit our STAY CONNECTED KIDS page.


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    Camps for Children & Teens

    For Summer 2021, camps are offered both online and in-person! We have camps for children & teens in visual arts, performing arts, nature & aquatic life, and more!

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    Online Classes

    For Summer 2021, we offer both online classes via Zoom and in-person classes at the Park with COVID-19 guidelines in place.  

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    Virtual Carousel 100th Anniversary Events

    Virtual Carousel 100th Anniversary Events including Carousel Story Time, Carousel Lecture Series, Virtual Carousel Tour, Virtual Carousel 100th Anniversary Exhibition Tour

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    Online Art Market

    Browse Carousel 100th Anniversary merchandise, Glen Echo Park logo merchandise, and carousel-themed masks at our Online Art Market.

     Visit the Market
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    Virtual Artist Talks

    If you missed our virtual artist talks -- fascinating conversations some of our exhibiting artists -- you can watch them on our YouTube channel.

     Watch on YouTube!
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    VIRTUAL Live from the Spanish Ballroom Series

    Join us for a new music series that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home: Live from the Spanish Ballroom.

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    Online Exhibitions & Galleries

    From March through August, while our galleries were closed due to COVID-19, we continued to show the work of local artists through our online gallery. Check out these special exhibitions!

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    Resources for Artists

    Looking for one place to find links to local, state, and national organizations that are offering to help  artists & small businesses? 

     Click Here
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    Virtual Social Dance

    The Partnership and our dance presenters are getting everyone dancing again -- virtually! We'll keep you updated with online content and virtual events from our dance presenters, too!  Click the link for more information about virtual classes and dances

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    Grab Some Popcorn!

    When you can't be at the Park in person, why not take a few minutes to learn about the history of the Spanish Ballroom or the Dentzel Carousel. Or hear from some of the artists in the Park in the 1970s and 1980s.

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