News Releases

  1. Run for Wildlife: Annual Fun Run-Walk at Jug Bay

    The Maryland – National Capital Park and Planning Commission Park Rangers will be hosting a benefit race to contribute to conservation projects and research aimed at preserving the Patuxent River’s natural wildlife Read on...
  2. Teens & Jeans: 2019 Denim Collection Drive for the Homeless

    Help bring awareness to hunger and homelessness by collecting clean, gently worn denim jeans of all sizes. Over a million young people experience homelessness in the US every year and the one item most often requested is a pair of jeans. Read on...
  3. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Presents Annual American Indian Festival

    RIVERDALE, MD – Musicians, dancers, artists, storytellers, and more from Prince George’s County will gather for another year of a popular Department of Parks and Recreation festival. The Annual American Indian Festival offers something for all ages and Read on...
  4. Belgian Fall Fest: Celebrate Fall the Belgian way!

    Riverdale, MD – Riversdale House Museum invites you to enjoy a Belgian Fall Fest, in partnership with the Embassy of Belgium. Enjoy an afternoon of food, music, children’s activities, and more on the grounds of this national historic landmark. Read on...
  5. Help M-NCPPC Shatter the Silence: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    This October, Maryland-National Capital Park Police goes ‘purple’ for Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). In previous years, the Department of Parks and Recreation Park Police have raised and donated thousands of dollars to the Read on...
  6. Experience Montpelier: Cultural Arts Programming by the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation

    Riverdale, MD – Looking for art exhibitions to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month? The Department of Parks and Recreation has the perfect setting for you! Experience Montpelier Arts Center and immerse yourself in a world of arts and culture. Read on...
  7. The Publick Playhouse 2019-2020 Season Announcement

    Cheverly, MD – The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County, is pleased to announce the Publick Playhouse 2019-2020 Season. Read on...
  8. “Redefining Active” with M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Celebrating Active Aging Week

    The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation is joining other agencies and community organizations around the world to celebrate Active Aging Week! This international initiative promotes the benefits of a healthy lifestyle by offering older Read on...
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