Washington, DC: BioBlitz Biodiversity Festival on the National Mall

Friday, May 20, 2016 - May 21, 2016 5:00 pm

Join SCA on the National Mall in Washington, DC as we celebrate biodiversity, science, and the outdoors during the 2016 BioBlitz Biodiversity Festival. As part of the festival SCA will host an interactive booth which will include family-friendly hands-on education and service opportunities, National Parks trivia, and a National Park-themed photo booth. 

This two-day Biodiversity Festival is part of the cornerstone BioBlitz in the Washington, DC region. The National Mall at Constitution Gardens will feature hands-on science exhibits, food and art, as well as family-friendly entertainment and activities. Constitution Gardens will also serve as base camp for the National Capital Parks BioBlitz and as a connection to all the other BioBlitzes taking place at National Parks that weekend. 

WHERE: Constitution Gardens, National Mall (17th and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20024)

WHEN:  May 20th and 21st (Friday and Saturday)9am-5pm both days

WHAT: 2016 BioBlitz and Biodiversity Festival 

WHO: You! SCA members, alumni, family, friends, and members of the public welcome!

QUESTIONS: Email SCA Events Manager Lori Robertson at [email protected].

For more information on the Biodiversity Festival or DC’s BioBlitz, please visit: http://education.nationalgeographic.org/projects/bioblitz/washington-dc-biodiversity-festival/