Glen Echo Park
Dances: Friday Main & Late; Saturday Main & Late
Floor: wood (fast)
Best way to get there: Driving/Carpool
Public transit: Red line to Friendship Heights metro station, then transfer to 29 bus to MacArthur Blvd & Goldsboro Rd. Note: the last bus to leave Glen Echo on Friday is at 10:13p and Saturday is 8:40p.
Parking: Large parking lot. Newcomers may find it difficult to navigate, so read on and/or check out Glen Echo’s parking page. Enter the parking lot on MacArthur Blvd across from the Glen Echo Shopping Center (which has a 7-Eleven). From the lot, you’ll cross a small footbridge and follow a winding path to get to the Park. The Ballroom is then straight ahead, behind the carousel and picnic benches.
Dances: Saturday Afternoon
Floor: rough concrete
Best way to get there: Metro/Rideshare/Taxi
Public transit: Red line to Dupont Circle.
Parking: Not recommended, but feasible on a Saturday. Parking may be limited to two hours. Pay close attention to signs/meters.