July 4, 2013 | by Will Owen
Smithsonian Folklife Festival continues over weekend
Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Gay News, Washington Blade

The 2009 Smithsonian Folklife Festival. (Photo by Jeff Tinsley courtesy Smithsonian Institution)

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival continues on the National Mall through Sunday. This year’s festival features “Hungarian Heritage,” “One World, Many Voices: Endangered Languages and Cultural Voices” and “The Will to Adorn: African American Diversity, Style and Identity.”

Attendees can enjoy a variety of events today from 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Activities include Siletz music and dance at 11 a.m. in “One World, Many Voices,” Roma musical heritage show at 1 p.m. in the Hungarian Heritage section and a 5 p.m. runway show for “The Will to Adorn.”

Cultural events continue from 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. on Saturday, and from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday. For more details on the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, visit festival.si.edu.

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