YES! This event is free, however, our permit has an occupancy capacity and we need to track the number of guests. Please register and reserve a ticket online!

The tickets are free on Eventbrite. We kindly ask you to click the “donate whatever you like” and make a donation at check out to support our mission. We are raising funds for our charity and it is pretty costly to put on an event of this scale. donations music programs disadvantaged youth and help cover the festival's costs.

Fort Reno Park is located at 4000 Chesapeake St NW, Washington, DC 20016. Take the Metro toward the Shady Grove exit at Tenleytown - American University. It is 1.5 blocks north to Fort Reno Park.

CVS, Whole Foods and Wawa have representatives and additional bathrooms.

What should I bring?

Our one-day festival in Fort Reno Park has all the ambiance you need.

To make sure you have a great time, we recommend bringing: picnic baskets, blankets, lawn chairs, fans, sunglasses, coolers, #CapFest rally towels, your dancing shoes and plenty of friends!

There is ample street parking on Chesapeake street, 40th Street, 41st Street, Fort Drive and Belt Road NW.

Fort Reno Park is very metro accessible.

Where can I stay?

There are several hotels in close proximity to Fort Reno Park. Here are a few options:

Courtyard by Marriott Bethesda Chevy Chase
5520 Wisconsin Ave, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 (301) 656-1500
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington DC Chevy Chase Pavilion
4300 Military Rd NW, Washington, DC 20015 (202) 362-9300
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Hyatt Regency Bethesda
One Bethesda Metro Center, 7400 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814 (301) 657-1234
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Is it handicap accessible and where are restrooms & water?

Yes, it is a National Park that is handicap accessible. We will have a limited amount of port-o-potties. One block away are a CVS, Wawa, Whole Foods and other restaurants, all with clean bathrooms. They are located within 1/2 block on 40th Street NW entrance.

Are there trash cans?

Please pick up your trash. The National Park Service requires that all visitors take their trash with them. Bring clear plastic bags for trash. Please clean up your area (mess)! We must leave the park cleaner than when you found it.

Can I bring alcohol and/or marijuana?

You can trust that you will be high on the positive vibes and grooves.

Although Marijuana is legal in D.C., Fort Reno Park is Federal property and part of the National Park Service where it is illegal. Security is contracted and patrolled by the United States Park Police.

Alcohol and open containers of alcoholic beverages are also prohibited on federal property.

Can I sell my goods at the festival, and/or distribute materials about my company, organization, church or program?

The National Park Service prohibits all vending on federal grounds. All other commercial activity will be shut down, and unauthorized vendors/sellers will be removed from festival grounds by the United States Park Police.

Can I help your mission without donating?

Absolutely! We need reliable volunteers; we need medics (nurses) and staff to help set up and manage both of our 2021 festivals. If you are interested in learning more about how you can help, fill out the form on our contact page! (Link to Contact Page). Of course, all volunteers will receive cool swag!

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