Greetings!
Save the date for our Chanukah Celebration happening on December 5. Join Glen Echo Park Partnership, Adventure Theatre, the Puppet Co., and the Chabad of Bethesda and celebrate the last night of Chanukah with theatre performances and a Chanukah party!

Shop small this Saturday at our Shop Arts Saturday and enjoy Resident Artist open studios and art sales, music, and other activities while supporting small businesses.

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

We hope you have a happy Thanksgiving!
Shop Arts Saturday
November 27, 12pm - 6pm

Skip the lines at the mall and shop small this Saturday at our Shop Arts Saturday. From open studios, art sales, music, and other activities, come by and support small businesses!
In the Galleries

Holiday Art Show
Popcorn Gallery & Stone Tower Gallery
November 20, 2021 - January 9, 2022

The Animals Around Us
Park View Gallery
October 9 - November 28, 2021

Check our website for more information and gallery hours.
Save the Date!
Chanukah Celebration
December 5, 2:30pm - 5:30pm

Join the Glen Echo Park Partnership, Adventure Theatre MTC, the Puppet Co. and the Chabad of Bethesda for a Chanukah Celebration on Sunday, December 5, including children's theater performances and a Chanukah Party!
Social Dances
Our wonderful dance presenting partners continue to offer online events and in-person!
In-Person Zouk Dance

Saturday, November 27
8pm

For more information, questions about the dance, register, or for Covid precautions, click button below.
In-Person Swing Dance

Saturday, November 27
8pm - 11:30pm

For more information, questions about the dance, register, or for Covid precautions, click button below.
In-Person Tango & Milonga

Sunday, November 28
Tango lesson, 6:30-7:30pm
Milonga lesson, 7:30-8:30pm
Social dancing, 8:30-11pm

Check Tango Brilliante's Facebook page for pricing, Covid procedures, and more information.
Virtual Contra Dance

Saturday, November 27
7:30pm - 9:30pm

Check Friday Night Dancers' website for Zoom room and more information.
Find Your Class in the Winter Digital Catalog!
Click here to browse the Winter 2021 - 2022 digital catalog or go to our Classes & Camps page to learn more about online registration and the types of classes we offer.
Click here for more information about online registration.
Upcoming Adult & Teen Classes
Yellow Barn

Colored Pencil Portraiture Elements Mini-Session
Wed, 5-7pm, December 1 - 8
Dance & Movement

Improvisation & Performance
Wed, 10:30am-12pm, December 1 - 23
Photoworks

Vision: Photographic Surrealism
Wed, 7-9pm, Dec 1 - Jan 12
the Puppet Co.
Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins
November 18, 2021 - January 2, 2022

Hershel just wants to celebrate Hanukkah with the community, but the Queen and King of the Goblins have forbidden the lighting of the candles. Can Hershel save the day and lift the curse for this shtetl (village)? 
the Puppet Co.
The Nutcracker
November 26, 2021 - January 2, 2022

The Puppet Co. brings to life Tchaikovsky’s musical adaptation of the tale by E. T. A. Hoffman. Larger than life-size costume characters and marionettes delight Clara- Marie, and the audience, on a magical journey through the “Land of the Sugarplum Fairy.”
Adventure Theatre MTC
Winterfest
November 19, 2021 - January 2, 2022

Get three shows for the price of one! Adventure Theatre brings favorites from the digital Jingle in July festival to the live stage.
Yellow Barn Studio & Gallery
Contemporary Abstract Landscapes by Jenny Wilson

November 27, 12pm - 8pm; November 28, 12pm - 5pm
Artist Talks & Reception: November 27, 3pm - 6pm
Glen Echo Pottery Gallery

The Glen Echo Pottery Gallery is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am until 4 pm through December 19, 2021. Masks are required inside our Gallery.

The Gallery displays the work of 28 Instructors and advanced students at the Pottery.
Art Glass Center Gallery

The Art Glass Center gallery is open once again. Gallery hours are Saturday and Sunday, noon - 4pm.
Glen Echo Park Aquarium

The Glen Echo Park Aquarium is open by appointment ONLY! Call or text 571-334-8713 to schedule a visit.
Praline at Glen Echo Park is Open!

Praline is open on weekends now! Cafe hours are Saturday and Sunday, 10am - 4pm.
Support the Park!

Support the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture through the Combined Federal Campaign#71123

Thank you for your support!
The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council (msac.org) and also by funding from the Montgomery County government and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (creativemoco.com). All programs are produced in cooperation with the National Park Service and Montgomery County, Maryland.