Our annual Holiday Art Show and Sale opens this Saturday, November 21. Visit the Popcorn Gallery and Stone Tower Gallery to view artwork by our Resident Artists and invited local artists. It's the perfect place to shop for unique holiday gifts! (Social distancing and other Covid-19 precautions are in effect in the galleries until further notice.)

Need a fun activity to keep you warm with the cold weather coming? We have two virtual dances this weekend. Join Friday Night Dancers for a virtual contra dance, and try some salsa dancing on Sunday with Tango Brilliante DC.

You'll find all the details and links for these activities and more below.

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Online and In Person Classes for Children, Teens & Adults
While we have a wide array of fall classes - both in the Park and online - we want to point out a few NEW classes for kids, teens & adults. Check out the information and links below.

And visit our Classes page to browse the entire digital Fall and Winter catalog and for more information about online registration.
Registration for Winter classes is now available.
December promises many options for both kids and adults - Fiber Arts, Mosaics, Irish Dance, Photography, Painting & more!
Upcoming Children's Fall Classes
Cornhusk Dolls: A Parent & Child Holiday Workshop in a Box
Sun 1-3pm, November 22
Upcoming Teen & Adult Fall Classes

Cow Painting Workshop
Sat & Sun 10am-5pm, November 21 & 22
Holiday Art Show & Sale
November 21, 2020 - January 3, 2021
Saturday & Sunday, 12pm - 6pm

Shop for unique gifts at the Holiday Art Show & Sale. It's a great place to shop for everyone on your holiday list!

The show features the Park's Resident Artists and instructors, as well as invited artists with works in:

• Glass
• Ceramics
• Photography
• Painting
• Jewelry
• Holiday Ornaments
• and more!

[ Social distancing and other Covid-related requirements are in effect in the galleries until further notice. ]
Online Art Market
Feature of the Week:
Oil and Acrylic Paintings

See more paintings online!

From jewelry and pottery to paintings and glass art, our the market features artwork and crafts by local artists. We are excited to present an accessible way to support the artwork you love!
ONLINE Exhibitions & Galleries
Enjoy all the exhibitions in our Glen Echo Park Online Gallery Experience.
VIRTUAL Social Dance
Our wonderful dance presenting partners continue to offer online events!
Virtual Contra Dancing

Friday, November 20 at 8:30pm

Check Friday Night Dancer's website for more information and upcoming dances.
Virtual Milonga

Sunday, November 15 at 7:30pm

Check Tango Brilliante's Facebook page for Zoom code and information.
Sunday Storytime with Philip Chung
Sunday, November 22, 2pm

What happens to your dirty water when it goes down the drain after you flush your toilet, take a shower, wash your dishes, or do your laundry? Find out on Sunday’s StoryTime featuring Philip Chung--playwright of upcoming production “Poop: The Musical”— and the Fairfax County Wastewater Management team.
What can PARK PLACES be for you?

Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is excited to present a new concept – Park Places
  • A quiet space for individuals to telework
  • A spot for coworkers to meet in-person in a physically distant and safe manner
  • An alternative location for students to engage in remote learning
Visit our Stay Connected page each week to see everything that's going virtual.
The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council ( and also by funding from the Montgomery County government and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County ( All programs are produced in cooperation with the National Park Service and Montgomery County, Maryland.