Glen Echo Park

Glen Echo Park photo
(Bruce Douglas)
Through 8/10

Faculty Invitational Exhibition

This exhibition features works by Glen Echo Park resident artists, faculty members and the students selected to show work across a variety of media. At the Popcorn Gallery.
Through 8/25

Mimi Levine Retrospective

An exhibition highlighting the work of Levine, who began her commercial photography career at Photoworks in the 1970s. At the Photoworks Gallery.
8/30 - 9/1

Irish Music and Dance Showcase

The Glen Echo Park Partnership and the Irish Inn at Glen Echo present a free weekend of Irish music and dancing.
8/29 - 9/1

Annual Labor Day Art Show

The 44th Annual Labor Day Art Show features more than 200 artists from the greater Washington, DC area and over 450 works of art.
8/16 - 9/14

Formed, Fired and Fabulous

An exhibition of kiln-formed, cast, lamp-worked, mosaic and stained glass created by resident and studio artists. At the Popcorn Gallery.
8/16 - 9/14

Glass: Visions and Voices

A show illustrating the process that artists go through from vision to final work. At the Popcorn Gallery.
6/13 - 10/10

Art Walk in the Park

Features artist demonstrations, refreshments, open studios and galleries.
9/12 - 11/7

Glen Echo Salsa Social

Salsa lessons precede the dance, which starts at 9.

Editorial Review

This park offers several venues and serves up an arts and cultural center, carousel, artists at work, dances, workshops, classes and camps.

Major attractions include: Discovery Creek Children's Museum, Adventure Theatre, the Art Glass Center, the Puppet Co. Playhouse, the Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery and a carousel. A ride on the carousel costs $1.