Second annual Festival del Rio Anacostia held Oct. 14

The Anacostia Watershed Society (a CHCF grantee) hosted the second annual Festival del Rio Anacostia -- a multicultural and bilingual family friendly celebration of the restoration of the Anacostia River.

The festival, held Saturday Oct. 14,  was made possible by the collaborative work of different organizations and community groups, including the AWS, Chispa Maryland, Chesapeake Bay Trust, Department of Parks and Recreation of Prince Georges County, the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and many others.

The event featured hands-on activities, crafts, nature walks, boat trips, entertainment, and delicious food.