The Smithsonian Institution's 38th annual Folklife Festival continues today on the Mall between Seventh and 14th streets NW. Admission is free. For more information, call 202-633-9884 or visit All schedules subject to change.

Haiti: Haitian Kitchen

11 a.m. Maiz Cole (corn with red beans)

Noon. Legumes (vegetables)

1 p.m. Riz Lalo

2 p.m. Madocain

4 p.m. Pain de Maiz/food for Ezili

5 p.m. Food and Haitian Art and Literature


11 a.m. Stories of Freedom and Creativity

11:45 a.m. Crafts and Environment: Woodwork, Pottery, Basketry

12:30 p.m. Making Musical Instruments

1:15 p.m. Haitian Folktales

2 p.m. Art for Saints' Days and Celebrations

2:45 p.m. Local Architecture

3:30 p.m. Kreyol Workshop

4:15 p.m. Dyaspora Voices

Haiti: Music

11 a.m. Rara Music: San Rankin

11:45 a.m. Konbit Songs: Kod-o-Bann

12:30 p.m. Twoubadou Music: Tikoka

1:15 p.m. Vodou Drumming: Azor

2 p.m. Ballads: Boulo Valcourt

2:45 p.m. Twoubadou Music: Tikoka

3:30 p.m. Konbit Songs: Kod-o-Bann

4:15 p.m. Vodou Drumming: Azor

5 p.m. Rara Music: San Rankin

Haiti: Ounfo

11 a.m. Veve Workshop: Sacred Drawings of Ezili

11:45 a.m. Becoming a Hounsi

12:30 p.m. Vodou Rhythm and Ritual Drumming

1:15 p.m. Vodou in Haitian History

2 p.m. Ritual Dress

2:45 p.m. Vodou and Artistic Creativity

3:30 p.m. Preparing a Ritual Space

4:45 p.m. Elements of Ceremony: Honoring Ezili

Water Ways:

Bayhouse Narrative

11 a.m. Boat Talk: Tall Ships

11:45 a.m. National Museum of Natural History's Ocean Hall

12:30 p.m. Fishing: Then and Now

1:15 p.m. Weather and the Water

2 p.m. Eastern Shore Folklore

2:45 p.m. Crossing the High Seas

3:30 p.m. Water Ways: Teaching about Maritime Traditions

4:15 p.m. River Life

5 p.m. Church and Community

Water Ways:

Kid's Coast Environmental Learning Center

11 a.m. The Tall Ship Kalmar Nyckel Educational Staff: Navigation, Knots and Other Nautical Skills

Water Ways:

Maritime Kitchen

11 a.m. Virginia Eastern Shore Cooking

Noon. Fishing Boat Cooking

1 p.m. Shad Preparation

2 p.m. Crisfield Cooking

3 p.m. Smith Island Crab-Picking and Cooking

4 p.m. Fishing Boat Cooking

5 p.m. Maryland vs. Virginia Shore Cooking

Water Ways:

Shore Memories

11 a.m. Down East North Carolina Stories and Songs

11:45 a.m. Chesapeake Scenes

12:30 p.m. Old-Style Gospel

1:15 p.m. Menhaden Fishing Work Songs

2 p.m. Chesapeake Scenes

2:45 p.m. Old-Style Gospel

3:30 p.m. Menhaden Fishing Work Songs

4:15 p.m. Eastern Shore Folklore

5 p.m. Lifesaving Stories

Nuestra Musica: El Portal

11 a.m. Music Scenes: Sidemen's Perspectives

11:50 a.m. Family Lineages in Music

12:40 p.m. Musical Traditions of Guatemala

2:20 p.m. Music and Appropriation

3:10 p.m. Mariachi Traditions

4:50 p.m. Melodic Guitars

Nuestra Musica:

El Salon de Baile

11 a.m. Salsa Dance Class with DJ Bruno and Eileen Torres

11:50 a.m. Afro-Cuban Dance

12:40 p.m. Salsa Dance Class with DJ Bruno and Eileen Torres

1:30 p.m. New Mexican Social Dance

2:20 p.m. Bailemos, Let's Dance! -- Son Jarocho Fandango

3:10 p.m. Bailemos, Let's Dance! -- Conjunto Tejano

4 p.m. Bailemos, Let's Dance! -- Merengue Perico Ripiao

4:50 p.m. Salsa Dance Class with by DJ Bruno and Eileen Torres

Nuestra Musica: La Fonda

11 a.m. Conjunto Tejano

11:50 a.m. Music of New Mexico

12:40 p.m. Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano

1:30 p.m. Son Jarocho

2:20 p.m. Traditional Merengue

3:10 p.m. Guatemalan Marimba

4 p.m. Joropo Llanero

4:50 p.m. Plena y Bomba

Nuestra Musica: La Pena

11 a.m. El Arpa Llanero

11:50 a.m. The Chanchona of El Salvador

12:40 p.m. The Accordion in Latino Music

1:30 p.m. Plena y Bomba of Puerto Rico

2:20 p.m. The Chanchona of El Salvador

3:10 p.m. The Son Jarocho of Veracruz, Mexico

4 p.m. Afro-Cuban Religious Music

4:50 p.m. Rhythm Guitars in Latino Music