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Lotus and Water Lily Festival

  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens 1550 Anacostia Street Washington 20019 (map)

Join us for the Kenilworth Aquatic Garden’s signature summer event - The Lotus and Water Lily Festival on July 13. We'll have music, cultural arts and crafts, and live animal exhibit for kids. The lotus will be in full bloom and we'll need volunteers to work shifts throughout the day. Please bring your water bottle.

(Snacks and Lunch are NOT provided.)

Volunteer positions may include:

  • Assisting National Park Service staff with set-up or breakdown, prior or post event, (i.e. setting up chairs, setting up a stage, moving coolers full of water, cleaning up trash)

  • Staffing the Welcoming Tent (i.e. being friendly, greeting attendees, answering questions)

  • Riding the shuttle bus to inform visitors about event

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Able to stand for long periods of time

  • Stay for duration of shift, which is 2.5 hours

  • Be friendly and informative to visitors

For more information and all inquiries, go to go.nps.gov/lotus

Earlier Event: July 12
FREE Friday Night Fishing