The Smithsonian Institution's 38th annual Folklife Festival concludes 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. Griot and fried plantains

Noon. Mabi (traditional beverage)

1 p.m. Creating a Mwason altar

2 p.m. Mwason Celebrations: History of the "Mwason" and sacred song

4 p.m. Mwason Celebrations: Food and traditional music

5 p.m. Mwason Celebrations: Exchanges, testimonies and offerings

Haiti: Music

11 a.m. Rara: San Rankin

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

12:30 p.m. Old Style Konpa: Reginald Polycard

1:15 p.m. Vodou Drumming: Azor

2 p.m. Tikoka: Twoubadou

2:45 p.m. Haitian Jazz: Reginald Polycard

3:30 p.m. Ballads: Boulo Valcourt

4:15 p.m. Vodou Drumming: Azor

5 p.m. Rara Music: San Rankin

Haiti: Ounfo

Noon. Veve Workshop: Sacred Drawings for Ibo Lele

12:45 p.m. Vodou and Space: The Ounfo and Lakou

1:30 p.m. Rhythm and Ritual Dance

2:15 p.m. Making a Sacred Altar

3 p.m. Vodou, Freedom and Creativity

3:45 p.m. Color, Dress and Ritual Display

4:30 p.m. Elements of Ceremony: Honoring Bawon Samdi


11 a.m. Haitian Tales, Proverbs and Songs

11:45 a.m. Traditional Knowledge: Owning It, Passing It On

12:30 p.m. Kreyol Workshop

1:15 p.m. Stories of Freedom and Creativity

2 p.m. Kids and Artistic Creativity

2:45 p.m. Dyaspora Voices: Haitian Identity

3:30 p.m. International Trade, Local Tradition

4:15 p.m. Tradition, Art and Freedom in Haiti

Water Ways: Bayhouse Narrative

11 a.m. Church and Community

11:45 a.m. Maritime Fourth of July Celebrations

12:30 p.m. Boat Talk

1:15 p.m. Weather and the Water

2 p.m. Maritime Communities in Transition

2:45 p.m. Blessings of the Fleet

3:30 p.m. Recreational Fishing Tips

4:15 p.m. Crossing the Water: Lightships

5 p.m. Festival Memories, Week Two

Water Ways: Kid's Coast

Environmental Learning Center

11 a.m. Make Your Own Lighthouse Activity

1:30 p.m. Clearwater Sloop Educational Staff: Sing Along River Songs

Water Ways: Maritime Kitchen

11 a.m. Sunday After Church Cooking

Noon. Delaware Bay Oyster Cooking

1 p.m. Special Occasion Shrimp

2 p.m. Crisfield Celebration Cooking

3 p.m. North Carolina Cooking

4 p.m. Delaware Bay Celebration Cooking

5 p.m. Fourth of July Beverages

Water Ways: Shore Memories

11 a.m. Island Sunday Mornings

11:45 a.m. Southern Maryland Stories and Songs

12:30 p.m. Tangier Island Life

1:15 p.m. Old-Time and Bluegrass Music

2 p.m. Southern Maryland Stories and Songs

2:45 p.m. Down East North Carolina Stories and Songs

3:30 p.m. Old-Time and Bluegrass Music

4:15 p.m. Tugboat and Piloting Stories

5 p.m. Festival Memories

Nuestra Musica: El Portal

11 a.m. Music and Family

11:50 a.m. Music and Politics

12:40 p.m. Colombian Llanero Musical Traditions

1:30 p.m. Los Primos (Trio Romantico)

2:20 p.m. Conjunto Traditions of Texas

3:10 p.m. Music and Identity: Latino Musicians in the United States

4 p.m. Perico Ripiao: Traditional Merengue of the Dominican Republic

Nuestra Musica: El Salon de Baile

11 a.m. Salsa Dance Class with DJ Bruno

11:50 a.m. Los Primos (Trio Romantico)

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

1:30 p.m. Bailemos, Let's Dance! Son Jarocho Fandango

2:20 p.m. Afro-Cuban Dance

3:10 p.m. New Mexican Social Dance

4 p.m. Bailemos, Let's Dance! Conjunto Tejano

4:50 p.m. Salsa Dance Class with DJ Bruno

Nuestra Musica: La Fonda

11 a.m. Plena y Bomba

11:50 a.m. Guatemalan Marimba

12:40 p.m. Conjunto Tejano

1:30 p.m. Traditional Merengue

2:20 p.m. Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano

3:10 p.m. Son Jarocho

4 p.m. Los Primos (Trio Romantico)

4:50 p.m. Joropo Llanero

Nuestra Musica: La Pena

11 a.m. Violins in Latino Music

11:50 a.m. Traditional Merengue

12:40 p.m. The Son Mexicano

1:30 p.m. Musical Traditions of New Mexico

2:20 p.m. Llanero Musical Traditions of Colombia

3:10 p.m. Plena y Bomba of Puerto Rico

4 p.m. Afro-Cuban Religious Music

4:50 p.m. Marimba Traditions of Guatemala