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Folklife Festival Reflects Diversity of Customs, Traditions, and Arts

The National Park Service welcomes you to the 16th annual Festival of American Folklife. We are pleased to cosponsor with the Smithsonian Institution this yearly event which enlivens summer in our Nation's Capital.

This year's Festival, moved back to the site where it was first held 15 years ago, promises to be as entertaining and enriching as ever. It features a diversity of folk music, dance and crafts--in particular from the State of Oklahoma and from Koreans and Korean-Americans in observance of the centennial of United States-Korean diplomatic relations. As always, the event is held on land administered by the National Park Service and ...

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