LocationFort Dupont Park is located in Southeast Washington, DC. It is southeast of I-295, north of Pennsylvania Ave., east of Branch Ave. and west of Ridge Rd. The concert stage is located along Fort Dupont Dr., just east of the intersection of Randle Circle and Minnesota Ave. SE. Parking is available in the park off of Minnesota Avenue at F St. and at the Fort Dupont Ice Arena at 3779 Ely Pl. SE.
Recreation Facilities at Fort Dupont Park
- Activity Center
- Hiker-Biker trail
- Free summer concerts (see details below)
- Junior Ranger program, ages 7-14
- Community gardens
- Picnic areas
- Tennis/basketball courts and various athletic fields
- Fort Dupont Ice Arena
2013 Fort Dupont Summer Concert SeriesThe free concerts begin at 6:00 p.m. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Concerts are held rain or shine. Bring blankets or folding chairs, and a picnic dinner. All bags and coolers will be inspected prior to entry into the park.
July 27 - Cops Come Knockin/ Be’la Dona
August 3 - Jazz Ambassadors of the U.S. Army Field Band
August 10 - Secret Society/ Sylver Logan Sharp