Skip to main content

Press

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 2023, the Festival will take place June 28–July 4 and July 6–9 on the National Mall. The featured programs are Living Religion: Creative Encounters in the U.S. and The Ozarks: Faces and Facets of a Region. A detailed schedule will be available online by late spring.

Media contact:
folklife@si.edu

Staff Bios

Past Media Kits

For more information, visit the Smithsonian Newsdesk and join our mailing list.


Support the Folklife Festival, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, sustainability projects, educational outreach, and more.

.