Dance the weekend away -- at home -- with a contra dance presented by Friday Night Dancers and a milonga (tango dance) presented by Tango Brilliante.

Make your Saturday magical with a concert presented by Washington Conservatory of Music's Musico the Magnificent. WCM Faculty member Drew Owen combines magic and music for a fun show for the whole family.

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
Our Fall Classes catalog is online now and registration is open! Both the catalog and the registration process are online only for Fall 2020 due to Covid-19.

Many classes are still available online via Zoom — and some will be held in person at the Park.

Visit our Classes page to browse the new digital catalog and for more information about online registration.
ONLINE Exhibitions & Galleries
Enjoy all the exhibitions in our Glen Echo Park Online Gallery Experience.
In the Galleries
The Glen Echo Park Partnership Galleries are reopen to the public with three new exhibitions showing from September 4 - October 4, 2020.

Popcorn Gallery - Glass Visions and Voices 2020: Art Glass Center at Glen Echo

Stone Tower Gallery - They See Us: Isabel Manalo

Park View Gallery - Commemorating 50 Years of Glen Echo Park as Part of the National Park System
VIRTUAL Washington Conservatory of Music
Musico the Magnificent
Saturday, September 12, 11am - 12pm

Washington Conservatory of Music faculty member and cellist Drew Owen brings together two loves -- music and magic -- through his character Musico the Magnificent! Enjoy a delightful magical musical morning for kids, teens, and adults.

RSVP is required to enter Zoom room. To RSVP email WCM with your name and number of guests.
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
Coming Soon!

Join us for a new music series that you can enjoy from your home. Coming to you on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18 to October 23. New bands in different music genres each week.
VIRTUAL Social Dance
Two of our awesome dance presenting partners are offering fun online events!
Virtual Milonga with Ricardo Badaracco hosted by Tango Brillante

September 13, 2020 at 7:30 PM

Although this event has no cost and everyone is encouraged to participate through ZOOM. We are suggesting a compensation of $8 per person for each of our guest musicians.
Online Contra Dance
hosted by the Friday Night Dancers

Friday, September 11, 2020

Room opens at 8:30pm
Dancing starts at 9:00pm
Socializing at 10:10pm
Location: your home!

Join us for some fantastic music by Bethany Waickman and Glen Loper from Stop Rocket. Penelope Weinberger calls.
New Way to Support the Park!

Text "gepgive" to 202.858.1233 to donate. We need your help now more than ever!

Thank you!
Visit our Stay Connected page each week to see everything that's going virtual.
Share your art projects, photos, and thoughts with us using #StayConnectedGEP or email
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.