Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Is the event free?
    • Yes, everything the day of the event is free except if you wish to purchase food at the Healthy Solutions Farmer's Market.
  • When is the event?
    • The 2013 event date is not schedule yet. However, it will be next fall at some point.
  • What is the event?
    • In order to promote and encourage healthy and active lifestyles the National Park Service, along with its partners, have put together lots of activities and programs for the public.
  • How do I get there?
    • There are several different options for park visitors to reach Fort Dupont Park. Including, metro and busses, biking or driving. Please visit the transportation page for more details.
  • Can I bring the family?
    • Definitely, we encourage everyone to bring as many friends and family out to the park.
  • Will there be food?
    • There will be a Farmer's Market set up at Randle Circle for anyone interested.
  • Can I bring my dog?
    • The park is open for your pet as well. All we ask is that he/she is on a 6 foot (or smaller) leash.
  • What should I wear?
    • Wear clothes appropriate to the normal DC climate and if you want to take a Ranger hike or climbing the Rock climbing wall then wear athletic shoes, no open toe shoes.
  • Is there a map of the Park?
    • Yes, visit our map page for more information.

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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