• Aerial view of the George Washington Memorial Parkway in the fall

    George Washington

    Memorial Parkway DC, MD, VA

Schedule Of Events

For a complete list of ranger-led programs happening all over the parkway, download this Summer Calendar of Events.

 

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Events Upcoming for July

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  • Netherlands Carillon Concert

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Enjoy sweeping views of Washington, D.C., while guest artists play patriotic music, jazz, and pop on the carillon's 50 bells. More

  • Biodiversity Discovery Club

    Saturday, July 12, 2014

    Explore a different group of plants or animals each week during these gatherings. A ranger will help you use scientific tools to discover dragonflies, aquatic plants, frogs, wildflowers, bugs, lichen, snakes, fungi, and more. More

  • Birds of Dyke Marsh

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Use your eyes and ears to find some of the 300 species of birds that call Dyke Marsh home. Walks are led by experienced birders from the Friends of Dyke Marsh. Meet in the south parking lot of the Belle Haven picnic area. More

  • Lighthouse Life

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Explore life as a lighthouse keeper through games and activities. Meet at the Jones Point Lighthouse. Families with children are welcome. More

  • Fort Hunt Concert

    Sunday, July 13, 2014

    Bring a picnic, relax on the grass, and listen to local bands as they play music from a variety of genres. More

  • Netherlands Carillon Concert

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Enjoy sweeping views of Washington, D.C., while guest artists play patriotic music, jazz, and pop on the carillon's 50 bells. More

  • Biodiversity Discovery Club

    Saturday, July 19, 2014

    Explore a different group of plants or animals each week during these gatherings. A ranger will help you use scientific tools to discover dragonflies, aquatic plants, frogs, wildflowers, bugs, lichen, snakes, fungi, and more. More

  • Birds of Dyke Marsh

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Use your eyes and ears to find some of the 300 species of birds that call Dyke Marsh home. Walks are led by experienced birders from the Friends of Dyke Marsh. Meet in the south parking lot of the Belle Haven picnic area. More

  • Learn to Ride

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Ride a bicycle without training wheels! A ranger will help you learn how to ride your bicycle in a safe, stress-free environment. More

  • Fort Hunt Concert

    Sunday, July 20, 2014

    Bring a picnic, relax on the grass, and listen to local bands as they play music from a variety of genres. More

  • Netherlands Carillon Concert

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Enjoy sweeping views of Washington, D.C., while guest artists play patriotic music, jazz, and pop on the carillon's 50 bells. More

  • Biodiversity Discovery Club

    Saturday, July 26, 2014

    Explore a different group of plants or animals each week during these gatherings. A ranger will help you use scientific tools to discover dragonflies, aquatic plants, frogs, wildflowers, bugs, lichen, snakes, fungi, and more. More

  • Birds of Dyke Marsh

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Use your eyes and ears to find some of the 300 species of birds that call Dyke Marsh home. Walks are led by experienced birders from the Friends of Dyke Marsh. Meet in the south parking lot of the Belle Haven picnic area. More

  • Fort Hunt Concert

    Sunday, July 27, 2014

    Bring a picnic, relax on the grass, and listen to local bands as they play music from a variety of genres. More

Did You Know?

Aerial view of the Parkway

Features like cloverleaf interchanges and grassy medians made the George Washington Memorial Parkway "America's Most Modern Motorway" when it opened in 1932. More...