DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Media Contacts:
Michael Tucker Jr., (202) 717-4242, [email protected]
Gregory Jackson Jr., (202) 714-9550, [email protected]
(Washington, DC) - All DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) facilities will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018 in observance of the Presidents' Day holiday.
- The permits office will be closed on this date.
- All grass fields are closed for the season.
- Parks, playgrounds and synthetic fields will be open for general use, however, gated locations will remain locked.
- Previously permitted events on unlocked synthetic fields can take place as scheduled.
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.