$10 or Less: Kaypi Peru Festival, DC Meet Market and HATFest

The Going Out Guide recommends free or low-cost things to do this week. (Events are free unless otherwise noted.)


The Kaypi Peru Festival at the National Museum of the American Indian is a celebration of Peruvian culture. Clothing, jewelry, toys and art such as these handmade bull figurines will be available for purchase. The festival runs Tuesday through Sunday. (Lucho Saldivar/Mincetur)

MONDAY
'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde'

The Horror Classics film series concludes with a screening of "Dr Jekyll and Mr . Hyde," the classic 1941 film starring Spencer Tracy and Ingrid Bergman.

7:30 p.m. Joe's Movement Emporium, 3309 Bunker Hill Rd., Mount Rainier. 301-699-1819. www.joesmovement.org. $5.

TUESDAY
Kaypi Peru Festival

Celebrate Peruvian culture at this festival featuring Peruvian food and beverages, music, traditional dances, films, lectures and activities for families. The festival continues through Sunday.

10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. National Museum of the American Indian, Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW. 202-633-1000. nmai.si.edu.

WEDNESDAY

Chuck Brown All Star Band

As part of Strathmore's Summer Outdoor Concert series, the legendary go-go band performs. Before the show, catch a performance by the JoGo Project and artist-in-residence Elijah Jamal Balbed.

7 p.m. Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda. 301-581-5100 www.strathmore.org.

THURSDAY
Luce Design with Meg Murray

Want to impress your family and friends with your culinary skills? Get some insight into the artistry of cake design as Meg Murray, owner of Thunder Pig Confectionary, offers tips for creating unique sweets. Murray will also discuss her experiences on Capitol Hill and as a ceramics designer.

6:15 p.m. Smithsonian American Art Museum, Eighth and F streets NW. 202-633-1000. americanart.si.edu.

FRIDAY
Move This World

The dance troupe leads a workshop based on elements from the Anacostia Community Museum's "Ubuhle" exhibition, which will be on view through Sept. 21. This interactive session was designed to encourage self-esteem, independence and empowerment.

2 to 4 p.m. Anacostia Community Museum, 1901 Fort Pl. SE. 202-633-4820. anacostia.si.edu.

SATURDAY
DC Meet Market

The sunshine and blue skies won't be around forever. So celebrate the summer at a market featuring Peruvian food from the Peruvian Brothers food truck, music and 48 vendors selling baby products, artwork, clothing, home decor and more.

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 15th and P streets NW. www.dcmeetmarket.com.

SUNDAY
HATFest DC

THEARC, the Humanities Council of Washington, D.C. and St. Elizabeth’s East present a community arts festival for families. Activities include music, children’s programs and more.

1 to 6 p.m. (also Saturday). St. Elizabeth’s East, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE. 202-645-6845. www.hatfestdc.com.

Macy L. Freeman is an editorial aide for the Weekend/Going Out Guide section at The Washington Post.
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