Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Wed Jun 22, 2022 - Mon Jul 4, 2022- see all dates
Various times
All ages

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival is back in person on the National Mall in 2022. Through cultural performances, workshops, food, and more, the festival aims to spark curiosity of various cultures and nurture human connection. Programs for 2022 include the United Arab Emirates and Earth Optimism. 

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Let's Learn Circuits
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
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National Postal Museum - 10:00 AM
Mr. Popper's Penguins
Imagination Stage - 1:30 PM
Food for the People: Eating and Activism in Greater Washington
Anacostia Community Museum - various times
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