Splash 2023 hosted by Anacostia Riverkeeper

Kingman Island Dock 3101 Benning Road NE, Washington, DC, United States

Splash is the the first permitted swim in the Anacostia River in over 50 years. Join us to celebrate, swim, and reconnect with the river.Did you know that kids used […]

POSTPONED Splash hosted by Anacostia Riverkeeper

Kingman Island Dock 3101 Benning Road NE, Washington, DC, United States

Join us to make a splash towards a swimmable Anacostia River!Anacostia Riverkeeper is hosting the first sanctioned swim in the Anacostia River in over 50 years - Splash! Swimming has been illegal in District waters since 1971, due to safety concerns around bacteria levels in the water from sewage overflows. However, through infrastructure improvements like […]