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DPR 2018 Veterans Day Schedule

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

DPR Customer Service: (202) 673-7647
DPR Media Contacts: Michael Tucker Jr., (202) 717-4242, [email protected]

(Washington, DC) – Today, the DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) announced that all recreation/community centers, administrative offices, and indoor aquatic facilities will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018, in observance of the Veterans Day holiday.

All permitted events will take place as scheduled. All fields and playgrounds will be open.

All sites scheduled to open will resume normal hours on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

DPR will also be closed on these upcoming holidays in 2018:

  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 22, 2018
  • Day After Thanksgiving - Friday, November 23, 2018 (agency closed)
  • Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 25, 2018


About DPR

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.