Eckington Day 2022 will take place on October 1 at Alethia Tanner Park (1501 Harry Thomas Way NE)!

10am – 6pm: Tables and activities hosted by the Eckington Civic Association, Eckington Parks and Arts, Langley Elementary PTO, other community organizations, local vendors, etc.
11am: Yoga at Tanner Park (rain location: Community room behind Eckington Hall)
11am: DC FEMS fire truck
11am – 4pm: Glitter tattoos
11am-4pm: Langley Elementary PTO bake sale
1pm – 6pm: Live music from the Jess Lake Trio
2pm- 4pm: Free ice cream, courtesy of GoPuff (while supplies last)
Throughout the day: kids art project, henna, face painting, lawn games, cookies (while supplies last)
6pm: Afterparty at metrobar


Is there a rain date? We plan to be out there on October 1, rain or shine!
Is there an admission fee? No. All activities at Eckington Day are free–including face painting, henna, yoga, glitter tatoos. Some food (cookies and ice cream) will be free while supplies last. Some Eckington Day participants are vendors who will be selling items for purchase.
What should I bring? We recommend bringing water, sunscreen, a blanket for sitting on the grass, and enthusiasm for all things Eckington!
Who plans Eckington Day? Eckington Day is organized by the Eckington Civic Association in coordination with community partners. We strive to create a fun day to bring folks closer to neighborhood organizations, businesses, and representatives. We’re a team of volunteers doing the best we can!

Please sign up here if you would like to volunteer to help us on the day of the event or if your organization would like to host a table or activity. The more the merrier!