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 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 2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival will be on July 15, 2017. We hope you will join us!

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1900 Anacostia Ave SE
Washington , DC 20020


(202) 692-6080

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