UPDATE 7:15 a. m., March 10, 2014: All park roads are open.
All park roads are open. Beach Drive from Porter Street to the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway will be closed from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. for Zoo tunnel work. Conditions on all park roads will continue to be monitored for safety.
March 10 Road Closure: Beach Drive between Rock Creek & Potomac Parkway and Porter Street, NW
On March 10th from 9:30 a. m. until 2:30 p. m., Beach Drive will be closed between Rock Creek & Potomac Parkway and Porter Street, NW for maintenance work on the zoo tunnel.
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?
Three kinds of wild canids (dogs) live in Rock Creek Park, the coyote, the red fox and secretive gray fox.