The Canopy Awards

The Canopy Awards is Casey Trees’ flagship event that highlights the accomplishments of those working to boost and protect D.C.’s tree canopy, raises funds and gets you out for a night of fun.

In past years, we got campy under the canopy, celebrated our beautiful parks and followed Alice into the canopy. How will we honor our urban forest and its inspiring tree heroes this year?

Join us in the City of Trees on Arbor Day Eve — Thursday, April 26, 2018 — for food, drinks, games, silent auction, live music and more.

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Thu, April 26, 2018
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT

Dock 5 @ Union Market
1309 5th St NE
Washington, DC 20002

6:00 PM | Silent Auction preview, signature cocktail upon arrival and open bar
6:30 PM | Full Party Begins
8:00 PM | Awards Begin

$55 — Early Bird Rate until March 5
$65— Advance Rate
$75 — At the Door Rate

This is a 21+ event and identification will be checked at the door. Ticket rate is per person.

Tickets are all-inclusive — Delicious food and plenty of it, open bars, photo booth, games, networking, live entertainment, and special guests!

Doors open early this year — 6:00 PM — for our Silent Auction Preview. Enjoy a signature cocktail while you peruse the stellar services, experiences, and goods waiting to be taken home. Put the right bid down and you will walk away a winner.

Interested in donating an item to the silent auction? Email us at


Parking: Free parking available in the Neal Place lot or on the street.
Metro: Take the Red Line to the NoMA-Gallaudet U stop. Turn right on Florida Avenue NE. Turn left on 5th Street NE. Union Market will be on your right.
Bike Friendly: Bike racks are available.


Dock 5 offers elevator and ramp access.


Casual cocktail attire is suggested, however, not required. Dress to have fun and mingle.

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Our Sponsors

The Canopy Awards is made possible by generous financial and in-kind contributions from our sponsors. Join the ranks of the community-minded businesses working to help re-tree D.C. by becoming a Canopy Awards Sponsor today. All raised funds benefit Casey Trees.

OAK — Premier Sponsor




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