Eckington Day!

Join the Eckington Civic Association and your neighbors on Saturday, October 28, from 1-5pm.

The neighborhood party will be on Harry Thomas Way NE.

 

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Get ready for food, games, and fun!

  • Costume contest for kids and pets including a grand prize of a live appearance on a children’s radio show
  • Live Music including DJ Spin
  • Free Food
  • Facepainting
  • Moonbounce for children
  • Potato Sack Race
  • Popcorn
  • Cotton Candy
  • Climb on a firetruck
  • Dog Petting Booth and Pet Supply Drive to donate to Lucky Dogs Rescue–   Visitors are encouraged visit and play with the pups.
  • Learning about Warning Signs and Intervention for Addiction/Substance Use Disorder
  • Free Bike Tune Ups from Gearin’ Up
  • Information on how bring trees and take care of trees from Casey Trees
  • Learn about upcoming developments and local businesses in the neighborhood

Learn about local businesses and organizations:

  • Boundary Company with STABLE Art and upcoming developments
  • DC Councilwoman Anita Bonds
  • Gearin’ Up Bicycles will be offering free tune-ups and giving away prizes
  • North Capitol Main Street will share their work to bring new life to our main street 
  • Anibal Saul Apunte Skateboard Dog Walking will be offering free dog training tips
  • Eckington Civic Association Outreach Committee will be connecting the community to the ECA
  • Eckington Civic Association Oral History will be collecting stories and history of Eckington
  • Foulger-Pratt Development will be providing insights on the upcoming Eckington developments on R and Harry Thomas Way
  • JBG will be discussing their upcoming developments including Eckington Yards
  • Mayor Bower’s Office
  • Metropolitan Police Department
  • RAP Treatment Center– warning signs of addiction
  • Qualia Coffee offering free samples
  • Wired Cycling
  • Woof Pack– Pet Supply Drive and Friendly Dog Petting Station

Big thanks to our sponsors and donors for helping to make this possible!

  • Anibal Saul Apunte Skateboard Dog Walking
  • Advisory Neighborhood Committee (ANC)
  • Boundary Companies
  • Casey Trees
  • DC Councilmember Anita Bonds
  • Eckington Civic Association
  • ECA Community Service Committee
  • ECA Oral History Committee
  • ECA Outreach Committee
  • FedEx
  • Foulger-Pratt
  • Gearin’ Up Bicycles
  • JBG
  • Loving our Neighbor Church
  • Mayor Bowser’s Office
  • McEnearney Associates Realtors
  • MRP Realty
  • North Capitol Main Street
  • Relife Treatment Home
  • S2 Development
  • Sirius XM
  • Super Liquors
  • Qualia Coffee
  • Woof Pack- https://www.woofpackdc.com/
  • Yangs Market (138 U Street, NE)
  • Community Members:  Adam Duffy, Arun Dotson, Mike Mann

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