For our 39th annual Christmas Revels, travel back to December 1870 and the elegant DC parlor of Senator Hiram Rhodes Revels, the first African American to serve in the U.S. Congress. The holidays have arrived in Washington and the household is preparing for a party! With joyous carols, heartfelt spirituals and toe-tapping dances, colleagues, friends, and guests from all walks ... Read More
The FSGW Washington Folk Festival at historic Glen Echo Park is back for its 40th year. The Festival will run from 12 noon to 7 pm on Saturday and Sunday, June 4 and 5. This free, rain-or-shine event is a celebration of the many cultural traditions that are a part of our Greater Washington community. This year’s Festival will again ... Read More
On Saturday, June 11 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Glen Echo Park will host families for a day of fun activities, including a chalk maze, arts and craft activities, carousel rides, and performances by the Puppet Co. We are proud to sponsor this event to celebrate all our diverse families.