Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

Anacostia Riverkeeper Clean Waterways Cleanup for the Anacostia River Festival
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

ARK's annual Clean Waterways cleanup of Anacostia Park the day before the 5th annual Anacostia River Festival. Not only will we pick up litter across the park, but we'll sort it by material to be arranged in a real-life graph to showcase our worst offenders. (hint: plastic bottles)

Anacostia Park - Good Hope Rd

Site Type



County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia


Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 38.868746, -76.990718


Directions: Intersection of Good Hope Rd SE and Anacostia Drive (no ordinal direction!)

Watershed Anacostia
Sub Watershed

Parking Capacity:

Restrooms are NOT available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 300

Contact Info.

Trey Sherard



Please wear closed-toe shoes and layered clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. The event is rain or shine, but we will cancel for lightning. All ages are welcome as the park includes field terrain that is perfectly suited to the smallest helpers.