December 19, 2017 Next reconstructed segment of Beach Drive will reopen with the New Year
On or about January 8, 2018, weather dependent, Beach Drive will reopen to all use between Park Road/Tilden Street NW and Broad Branch Road/Blagden Avenue NW. Segment 3 of the Beach Drive reconstruction, which closed on August 28, 2017, will remain closed to vehicles, bikes and pedestrians from north of the Blagden Avenue bridge to Joyce Road NW until fall 2018.
March 01, 2017 Carter Barron Amphitheatre closed for 2017 season for repairs
As the result of a recent structural assessment, the National Park Service (NPS) has determined that the Carter Barron Amphitheatre stage has structural deficiencies and cannot safely support the weight of performances. This means there will not be concerts or other performances at the Carter Barron this summer.