2022 Echo Arts Festival at Glen Echo Park

By Editorial Team on September 19, 2022
Photo courtesy of Glen Echo Park Partnership.
Sunday, September 25, 2022  from  12pm – 5pm 

Throughout the Park on September 25, enjoy a celebration of visual and performing arts! This FREE event will include a multitude of hands-on activities and unique opportunities to delve into the arts. From screen printing, to photography, to pottery, and beyond, everybody is sure to find something fun to explore!


Live Music

  • Afropop band Elikeh
  • Washington Conservatory of Music
  • Washington Revels

Dance & Movement

  • Smooth & EZ Hand Dance Institute
  • Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance
  • Metropolitan Ballet Theatre
  • Improvisational Dance

Children’s Theater

  • Adventure Theatre MTC
  • the Puppet Co.

Visual Arts Expo

  • Hands-On Screen Printing (while supplies last) with Soul & Ink
  • Live Demonstrations in Knitting, Pottery, Sculpture, Painting, Glassblowing, Silversmithing, and more!
  • Interactive Community Art Piece
  • Open studios, Galleries, and Art Sales

Carousel Rides

  • The 1921 Dentzel Carousel is only open May through September each year, so Echo Arts Fest also falls on the final day of the carousel season! Don’t miss your final chance to catch a ride this year!

Food Trucks, Praline Cafe, and Ben & Jerry’s!