8th St Arts Park

Free Activities on the 8th St Arts Park!

Open Park Hours:
Monday, May 15 – Friday, September 29, 2017
Mon – Fri: 4:30 – 6:30pm, Sat: 11am – 1:30pm
(children under 13 must have an adult present at all times)


May – September: GROW

Saturdays 11:30am – 12:30pm
Connect with the earth while you garden and grow with Carla Perlo


Fridays 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Interactive dance performances get you moving with friends and family
June 2: DanceAfrica, DC 30th Anniversary
June 9: Brookland / Edgewood Youth Showcase
June 16: CapoeiraDC
June 23: Culture Shock Washington, DC
June 30: Smooth & EZ Hand Dance


Fridays 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Bring your towel and cool off in our turtle-shaped watersprinkler

August: SWEAT

Wednesdays 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Sample different fitness classes with instructors from Washington DC. Bring your own mat
August 9: Excel Pilates DC (All levels)
August 16: Bluebird Sky Yoga (All levels)
August 23: Zumba™ (All levels)
August 30: Pure Barre DC (All levels)

September: CREATE

Tuesdays 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Creative workshops with local artists and makers
September 5: Arts & Crafts: Transforming with Tim Kime
September 12: Paint Your Own Mural with My Ly
September 19: Sidewalk chalk art workshop with Rajan Sedalia
September 26: Arts workshop with Art Enables

Be In Brookland / Experience Edgewood

Friday, September 9 – Sunday September 11
Get the Dance Place experience for FREE with classes & outdoor performances on the Arts Park!


The Arts Park is funded in part by the Department of Energy and Environment.

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