March 3: Rock Creek Park Foundatin Documents Open House CANCELLED
As the Federal Government in the Washington, DC area is closed today, the Rock Creek Park Foundation Documents Open House has been cancelled. Please visit the National Park Service planning website by March 10 to submit your comments. More »
March 3, 2014, 7:00 a.m.: Weather-Related Road Closures
Sherrill Drive, Bingham Drive, Ross Drive, Morrow Drive and Ridge Road are closed. Conditions on all park roads will continue to be monitored for safety.
Road Closures during Rock Creek Park Deer Reduction Operations
Temporary night-time road closures will be in effect during reduction activities which may occur January 2 through March 31, 2014.
Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Lane Closures and Construction Update Winter 2013/2014
Construction work on Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway at Waterside Drive continues. There will be lane closures between rush hours to accommodate work on the roadway, multi-use trail and infrastructure. More »
Carter Barron Amphitheatre accessibility
Carter Barron is Accessible with Assistance.
Wheel chair patrons please note: Carter Barron Amphitheatre is in the process of being renovated. Wheelchair access is currently to the back of the seating area. The path to the center of the seating area is not yet complete. Please contact us for more information.
Sign Interpreters are available with at least 2 week notice.
Parking for individual with state-issued wheelchair plates or placards is available in marked spaces in the main lot near walkways from the parking lot to the Amphitheatre. There are also marked spaces available along the box office driveway - off of Colorado Avenue, west of 16th Street.
For more information please call 202-895-6226 (voice) or email.
Updated April 2008.
Did You Know?
Coyote sightings have been reported in Washington, DC since May 2004. DO NOT FEED or attempt to feed them. Once a wild animal gets accustomed to being fed by humans there is much more likelihood that an individual will get bitten by an animal looking for food. More...