June 27: Today’s Events at the Folklife Festival

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Sunday, June 27


El Salón de México (The Hall of Mexico)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Grupo de Fandango de Artesa Los Quilamos

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Chinelos de Atlatlahucan

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Hamac Cazíim

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Los Verdaderos Los Verdaderos Caporales de Apatzingán

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Hamac Cazíim

4:00 PM-5:30 PM Encuentro: Los Verdaderos Caporales de Apatzingán and Grupo de Fandango de Artesa Los Quilamos

La Fonda (The Inn)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Mariachi Tradicional Los Tíos

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Palo Volantín Ceremony

1:00 PM-2:00 PM Cardencheros de Sapioriz

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Trío Santa Quilama

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Son de Madera Trío

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Palo Volantín Ceremony

4:45 PM-5:30 PM Los Verdaderos Caporales de Apatzingán

La Cocina (The Kitchen)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM Wixárika Cooking Traditions

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Oaxaca-style Mole

1:00 PM-3:00 PM Workshop: Tortilla-making

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Jalisco-style Cooking: Carne a la Mexicana

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Xochimilco-style cooking: Tamal de Frijol

4:45 PM-5:30 PM Oaxacan style-cooking: Tlayudas

Cuentacuentos (Storytelling)

12:00 PM-1:00 PM Instrument-making Traditions

1:00 PM-2:00 PM The History of Tequila

2:00 PM-3:00 PM Craft Traditions and the Economy

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Design and Meaning in Weaving Traditions

4:00 PM-4:45 PM Corn Traditions

4:45 PM-5:30 PM Conversations with the Wixárika


Asian Fusions

11:00 AM-11:45 PM Keeping Traditions in the U.S.: Cambodian American

11:45 PM-12:30 PM Keeping Traditions in the U.S.: Thai American

12:30 PM-1:15 PM Performance Traditions: Nepalese American

1:15 PM-2:00 PM Performance Traditions: Indian American

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Keeping Traditions in the U.S.: Making Connections

3:30 PM-5:00 PM Performance Traditions: Making Connections

5:00 PM-5:30 PM Teachings


11:00 AM-11:45 PM Maintaining Tradition or Fitting In? Wearing a Sari to Work

11:45 PM-12:30 PM Symbolism in Dance and Craft

12:30 PM-1:15 PM Making a New Place Home: Enclaves in the Suburbs

1:15 PM-2:00 PM Local Community Oral Histories

2:00 PM-2:45 PM Local Lives, Global Ties: Strategies for Cross-Cultural Communications

2:45 PM-3:30 PM APA Superheroes

3:30 PM-4:15 PM APAs in the Federal Workforce

4:15 PM- 5:30 PM Learning the Thai Language

Tea House

11:00 AM-11:45 PM Cooking for the Nepalese American Community

11:45 PM-12:30 PM Cooking for the Cambodian American Community

12:30 PM-1:15 PM Fruit and Vegetable Carving

1:15 PM-2:00 PM Cooking for the Filipino American Community

2:00 PM-3:30 PM Noodle Dishes: Making Connections

3:30 PM-5:00 PM Food Presentation: Making Connections

5:00 PM- 5:30 PM Best Iced Teas


The Commons

11:00 AM-11:45 PM What's My Line?

11:45 PM-12:30 PM Tales from the Vaults: OEC

12:30 PM-1:15 PM My Smithsonian: Special Events & Etiquette

1:15 PM-2:00 PM Research & Outreach: Civil War Collections & Commemorations

2:00 PM-2:45 PM Safe & Sound: Numismatics Collection

2:45 PM-3:30 PM Expeditions & Explorations: The Birds & the Bees

3:30 PM- 4:15 PM Beyond the Mall: Smithsonian Journeys

4:15 PM-5:00 PM Working Together: Mt. Vernon

5:00 PM-5:30PM Tools for the 21st Century

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