Saturday, June 27: What do African-American oral expression, Latino music, and Welsh culture have in common? They’re all available for exploration at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Spend the day wandering from tent to tent on the Mall, and stay through the evening for concerts and storytelling sessions. General hours for the festival, which began Wednesday, are 11 to 5:30. Click here for the complete schedule and visitor information.
A pooch happy hour, barbecue everywhere you look, an Italian street festival, free music and movies, and more are in this weekend's nightlife guide.
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