Smithsonian Folklife Festival
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival

From Saturday, July 3, 2021 to Monday, July 12, 2021 July 3, 2021 July 12, 2021 Capitol Hill Hotel

First held in 1967, the Smithsonian's Folklife Festival represents an incomparable educational opportunity. Musicians, artists, craftspeople and other creators convene on the city to offer a living international exposition celebrating cultural heritage. The event is held on the National Mall for two weeks each summer. The 2021 event will incorporate mostly virtual events in order to comply with ongoing CDC safety guidelines. (Dates subject to change; visit the event site below for more information.)

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