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The Festival is presented on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and co-sponsored by the National Park Service. Admission is always free.

In 2021, the Festival hosted a weekend of artisan-based digital programming from June 25 to 27. Through most of the year, we also offer monthly digital programs. The presentation on the National Mall has been postponed until 2022.

Media contact:
Ginny Maycock | | (202) 633-3283

Staff Bios

General Festival Media Images

Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Fact Sheet

Past Media Kits

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