Operating Hours & Seasons
The grounds of Fort Dupont Park are open all year from dawn to dusk.
During the Summer Concert Series the park will be open till dusk. During which time please remember to respect our neighbors and park in designated parking areas at the parking lawn off "F" street, the Ice Skating Arena off Ely street and at the Activity Center. Parking at the Activity Center after 4:30pm will only be available to those who have a handicap sticker apon arrival. All other areas are subject to parking tickets.
For information regarding parking and hours during the concert series please contact the Activity Center at 202-426-7723.
Did You Know?
Every spring visitors to Fort Dupont Park experience the re-birth of several beautiful wildflowers, shrubs and trees, including the Mountain Laurel (Kalmia latifolia L.) shown to the left. Mountain Laurel likes to grow in the Park's upland region along the ridge line in several civil war sites in and around the park. More...