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.
8/8 - 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.
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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.