Monthly Archives: July 2013

It was a bright, hot day and there were people everywhere.  But the heat and brutal rays of the sun were not enough to keep neither myself nor the crowds away from the Smithsonian Folklife festival.  Spread out across half of the National Mall just in front of the Washington monument, the yearly event consists of a small village of white tents, wooden demonstration huts and various food and beverage stands.  The… Read More