Tag: National Mall

Living Earth Festival 2016 at NMAI Starts Today

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian brings the best of traditional knowledge and traditions to visitors during its seventh annual Living Earth Festival Friday, July 15, through Sunday, July 17. This year’s festival focuses on traditional agricultural practices…

The National Memorial Day Parade Takes Place Today

The National Memorial Day Parade, held annually along Constitution Avenue in our nation’s capital – Washington, DC – shares the story of American honor and sacrifice from across the generations. The parade, commemorating its twelfth year, is our nation’s largest…

Smithsonian Folklife Festival Preview

2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival Celebrates Resilient Communities The 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival opens in six weeks! Join us on the National Mall between Fourth and Seventh streets in Washington, D.C., June 29–July 4 and July 7–10 from 11 a.m. to…