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2013 Festival Blog - Photo Galleries

Photos From Our Festival Visitors: Flickr Gallery #2


Here are a few of the  awesome photos taken by visitors to the 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Take a look!Read More

June 29, 2012   No Comments

Photos From Our Festival Visitors: Flickr Gallery #1


Our Festival Flickr Galleries are back! Here is a wonderful selection of images posted on Flickr of the opening dayRead More

June 29, 2012   No Comments

Festival Photo Daily Dozen: June 28, 2012


Day 2 of the Festival! We are cheating a bit today–adding in a couple of late-arriving photos from last night’s concerts.Read More

June 28, 2012   No Comments

Festival Photo Daily Dozen: June 27, 2012


The Festival kicked off with great weather, energetic participants, and attentive visitors. Here’s a glimpse into opening day at eachRead More

June 27, 2012   No Comments

The Participants Have Arrived


The 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival opens in less than twenty-four hours and the National Mall is a hub of activityRead More

June 26, 2012   3 Comments

Gaining Perspective East of the Anacostia River


My first week interning for the Smithsonian Folklife Festival ended with a trip out into “the field” to meet someRead More

June 8, 2012   1 Comment

Festival Production


We know we’re in the home stretch towards Festival opening day when the production/exhibition crew starts moving out onto theRead More

June 4, 2012   2 Comments