The Yards Park
80 locals recommend ·
Tips from locals
The splash pad and kids pool, open Memorial Day to Labor Day, is a fun place to take kids.
This is one of our favorite areas of DC - a newly-developed, thriving neighborhood right on the waterfront. There are splash pads and wading pools for kids in the summer, an ice rink in the winter, tons of great restaurants at various price-points, and even a trapeze school. During the summer we…
A wonderful redevelopment, this combo of open space, a river boardwalk, splash pool and restaurants (and a winery!) make this a great destination for all. Friday evenings have live music by the river with free seating on the grass - take a picnic or buy from the foodtrucks. Alcohol is allowed!
The Capitol Riverfront is just a bike ride or ride share away from our location and lovely place to spend some time when the weather is nice. Outdoor dining, strolling with an ice cream cone or taking in an outdoor concert (every Friday evenig during the summer months) is what The Yards is known…
Big terrific park near baseball stadium on the waterfront of the restored Anacostia River. Plenty of places to walk, picnic, splash and water features for kids. Lots of restaurants.