Anacostia River Festival

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Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016, 12:00pm - 5:00pm 

Location: Anacostia Park, Good Hope Road and Anacostia Drive SE, Washington, DC 20020

Come find us near the docks! Go on a tour of the Anacostia River with the Anacostia Watershed Society!

Festival Information: A collaboration between the Anacostia Watershed Society, the 11th Street Bridge Park, the National Park Service, in partnership with National Cherry Blossom FestivalThis year’s Anacostia River Festival celebrates “connecting people to parks” in recognition of the National Park Service’s 2016 Centennial celebration. Activities include: kayaking, boating, fishing workshops, hands-on art projects, musical performances, bike parades and other unique programs engaging families with the river, its history and ecology. Held in Anacostia Park, this FREE event will encourage District residents and tourists alike to explore communities and parks east of the river. Metro: Anacostia Station (green line) and Eastern Market (blue, orange and silver lines). Free shuttles will run from Anacostia and Eastern Market metro stations to the Festival site. Free bike valet.

Don't forget about social media... Be part of the buzz like bees and join the fun on social media with the hashtag #DCRiverFest.  

Event Date and Time: 
Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm


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