Lotus and Water Lily Festival

2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival

NPS Photo: Tim Ervin

The Lotus and Water Lily Festival is an annual event that celebrates global culture in the wild wetlands of Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens. At this free family fun celebration, visitors enjoy cultural exhibitors, hands-on activities, lotus tea tasting, traditional Latin, Asian and African performances and the spectular lotus and water lilies in full bloom!

Stay tuned for updates on 2018's festival during the centennial of Anacostia Park!


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