Summer conjures images of outdoor fun and quality family time. Spend the long, sunny and lazy days with these family-friendly events held in the D.C. area. Whether you are a movie buff or a history enthusiast, there are several that meet your needs and interests.
Smithsonian Folklife Festival
June 26 - June 30; July 3-7
The annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival kicks off June 26 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Experience diverse cultures and traditions, as you explore the art, dance, craft and stories of various countries. This year, the festival showcases the heritage of Hungary, talks about language diversity, and discovers the unique African American culture. Participate in hands-on crafts, dance and language lessons; enjoy different styles of folk music and experience scrumptious cuisines.
Family Day at Gadsby's Tavern Museum
134 N. Royal St., Alexandria Virginia
Various dates/$5 adults, $3 child (ages 5-12)
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