Lotus and Water Lily Festival

KEAQ Lotus Fest

NPS Photo: M. Marquez

Peak Bloom Celebration Every July!

Find Your Park in the wild wetlands of Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens at the annual Lotus and Water Lily Festival! Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial and global culture with FREE activities for the whole family:

  • See a spectacular display of lotus and water lilies in full bloom!
  • Enjoy gardening workshops & traditional Asian & African dancing performances!
  • Hands-on activities including face painting, lotus tea tasting, and painting demonstrations!
  • Visit educational and cultural exhibitors and much more!
The date for the 2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival will be listed soon! Check back here for more information.
 

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Mailing Address:

1900 Anacostia Ave SE
Washington , DC 20020

Phone:

(202) 692-6080

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