Day Seven: Top Ten Festival Photos

Today over thirty children’s summer camps came to the Folklife Festival, exposing hundreds of young people to the sights and sounds of China and Kenya. Join us on the National Mall to see the action for yourself, and add your own photos to our Festival Flickr group!

Kids in Kenya on the National Mall. Photo by Hillary Cleary,  Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Kids in Kenya on the National Mall. Photo by Hillary Cleary, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Chen Yuhua from Yangliuqing Fine Arts Press paints a new year's print. Photo by Bea Ugolini,  Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Chen Yuhua from Yangliuqing Fine Arts Press paints a new year’s print. Photo by Bea Ugolini, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Learning calligraphy. Photo by Hillary Cleary,  Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Learning calligraphy. Photo by Hillary Cleary, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Ramogi Dancers of Homa Bay County. Photo by Walter Larrimore,  Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Ramogi Dancers of Homa Bay County. Photo by Walter Larrimore, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Basket weaving with Teresia Mbula Kimei and Lucy Agutu Okudo. Photo by Walter Larrimore,  Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Basket weaving with Teresia Mbula Kimei and Lucy Agutu Okudo. Photo by Walter Larrimore, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Dancer at Moonrise Pavilion. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Dancer at Moonrise Pavilion. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Just trying on a Maasai head piece for size. Photo by Hillary Cleary, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Just trying on a Maasai head piece for size. Photo by Hillary Cleary, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Preparing chapati in Flavors of Kenya foodways demonstration tent. Photo by Walter Larrimore, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
Preparing chapati in Flavors of Kenya foodways demonstration tent. Photo by Walter Larrimore, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
A puppeteer from the Quanzhou Puppet Troupe brings a menacing character to life. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
A puppeteer from the Quanzhou Puppet Troupe brings a menacing character to life. Photo by Francisco X. Guerra, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
China program assistant Joan Hua demonstrates water calligraphy in People's Park. Photo by Bea Ugolini, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution
China program assistant Joan Hua demonstrates water calligraphy in People’s Park. Photo by Bea Ugolini, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution