DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Media Contacts:
Michael Tucker Jr., (202) 717-4242, [email protected]
(Washington, DC) – All DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) administrative offices, recreation/community centers and indoor aquatic facilities will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
- All athletic fields, parks, playgrounds, and park sites will be open for general use.
- All previously permitted OUTDOOR events will take place as scheduled.
- All Spray Parks will close for the season at 8 p.m.
The following remaining Outdoor Pools will close for the season at 6 p.m. on Labor Day:
Ward 1: Banneker Pool (2500 Georgia Ave., NW)
Ward 4: Upshur Pool (4300 Arkansas Ave., NW)
Ward 5: Langdon Park Pool (2860 Mills Avenue, NE)
Ward 6: Rosedale Pool (1701 Gales St., NE)
Ward 8: Oxon Run Pool (501 Mississippi Ave., SE)
The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) provides quality urban recreation and leisure services for residents and visitors to the District of Columbia. DPR supervises and maintains area parks, community facilities, swimming pools and spray parks, and neighborhood recreation centers. The agency also coordinates a wide variety of recreation and educational programs including sports leagues, youth development, therapeutic recreation, aquatic programming, outdoor adventure, camping, and senior citizen activities. Adaptive programs and facilities are available for persons with disabilities.