Calendar of Events

Volunteer with us and help the Gardens reach its vast potential as an recreational, educational, and scenic resource. Please register online here. Questions? Contact Tina at tina@friendsofkenilworthgardens.org or 202-494-0456.

List View
Calendar View
 

2018 Lotus & Water Lily Festival

Join the National Park Service for the annual Lotus and Water Lily Festival at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens on July 21-22, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Celebrate the internationally loved lotuses and water lilies during peak bloom. See cultural performances from Latin, Asian and African origins. Play fun games, enjoy arts and crafts and dance to music from around the world. This FREE festival celebrates nature, culture and community at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, a one-of-a-kind destination in Anacostia Park. Celebrate the centennial of Anacostia Park with us at D.C.’s hidden oasis during the Year of the Anacostia. Visit go.nps.gov/lotus for more event information.

Date Time
Saturday, July 21 10am – 5pm
Sunday, July 22 10am – 5pm

More Information

July 28 - Jazz & Lily Pads Concert Series

Join us for part 2 of our 3 part series of jazz concerts: Jazz & Lily Pads! Grab a blanket, friends, and families for an evening of jazz in the gardens. We're still finalizing details, stay tuned!

Date Time
Saturday, July 28 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

More Information

Sept 22 - Volunteer Event at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens - National Public Lands Day

Join us for our National Public Lands Day volunteer service event on Saturday, September 22! NPLD is the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort. We will spend the day removing lotus from the ponds to help in next year's growth, taking out invasive plants, picking up trash, and performing other park projects.

Date Time
Saturday, September 22 9:00 AM – 12:00 pm

More Information

October 13 - Jazz & Lily Pads Concert Series

Join us for the final event in our 2018 jazz concerts: Jazz & Lily Pads! Grab a blanket, friends, and families for an evening of jazz in the gardens. We're still finalizing details, stay tuned!

Date Time
Saturday, October 13 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

More Information

Oct 27 Volunteer Event at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Join us on Saturday, October 27th for our final volunteer service event of 2018! We will spend the morning removing invasive plants to help native plants thrive and pick up litter.

Date Time
Saturday, October 27 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

More Information

 
«   July 2018   »
SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
1 Event
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
1 Event
29 30 31