Anacostia park is free to visit. Check out all the Things to Do!
Permits and reservations are required for some activities in the park, including certain types of organized activities and large gatherings.
Picnics are on a first-come first-served basis. All picnic tables and the park node picnic gazebo area (Enter on Nicholson st. NE) are on a first-come first-served basis as well.
Last updated: May 10, 2023