The Smithsonian Institution's First Americans Festival, being held in conjunction with the opening of the National Museum of the American Indian, continues today on the Mall between Third and Seventh streets. Admission is free. For more information, call 202-633-1000 or visit www.americanindian.si.edu. All schedules are subject to change.

Dance Circle Stage

10 a.m. Buffalo Creek Dancers (Iroquois)

11 Los Nativos de la Isla Taquile (Quechua) and Ccanto Scissor Dancers (Quechua)

Noon Halau O Kekuhi (Native Hawaiian)

1 p.m. Suurimmaanitchuat Dance Group (Inupiat)

2 Buffalo Creek Dancers (Iroquois)

3 Los Nativos de la Isla Taquile (Quechua) and Ccanto Scissor Dancers (Quechua)

4 Halau O Kekuhi (Native Hawaiian)

5 Suurimmaanitchuat Dance Group (Inupiat)

Four Directions Stage

Noon War Party (Cree)

1 p.m. Pamyua (Yup'ik/Inuit)

2 Joanne Shenandoah (Oneida)

3 War Party (Cree)

4 Pamyua (Yup'ik/Inuit)

5 Joanne Shenandoah (Oneida)

Raven Stage (Storytelling)

10 a.m. Dovie Thomason (Lakota/Kiowa-Apache)

10:30 Kungiler (Kuna)

11 Cochise Anderson (Chickasaw/Choctaw)

11:30 Joe Cross (Caddo/Potawatomi) and Donna Couteau (Sac and Fox)

Noon Trudie Richmond (Schaghticoke)

12:30 p.m. Stories My Elders Told Me: Discussion with Dovie Thomason, Trudie Richmond and Cochise Anderson

1 Lloyd Arneach (Cherokee)

1:30 Sean Fahrlander (Anishinabe)

2 Dovie Thomason (Lakota/Kiowa-Apache)

2:30 Kungiler (Kuna)

3 Cochise Anderson (Chickasaw/Choctaw)

3:30 Joe Cross (Caddo/Potawatomi) and Donna Couteau (Sac and Fox)

4 Trudie Richmond (Schaghticoke)

4:30 Lloyd Arneach (Cherokee)

5 Sean Fahrlander (Anishinabe)

Harvest Stage (Musical Performance)

10 a.m. Nukariik Throat Singers (Inuit)

11 Mary Youngblood (Aleut/Seminole)

Noon Primeaux and Mike (Oglala/Yankton Sioux/Ponca and Navajo)

1 p.m. Suya from Upper Xingu region

2 Nukariik Throat Singers (Inuit)

3 Mary Youngblood (Aleut/Seminole)

4 Primeaux and Mike (Oglala/Yankton Sioux/Ponca and Navajo)

5 Suya from Upper Xingu region

Potomac Stage (Musical Performance)

10 a.m. St. Laurent Metis Dancers

11 Bannaba Project (Kuna)

Noon Ulali (Tuscarora, Apache/Maya)

1 p.m. Andes Manta (Chibcha/Mestizo)

2 Ulali (Tuscarora, Apache/Maya)

3 Bannaba Project (Kuna)

4 Andes Manta (Chibcha/Mestizo)

5 St. Laurent Metis Dancers

Workshop Stage

11 a.m. Role of the Stomp Dance with Perry and Kathy Van Buskirk (Cherokee)

Noon Yup'ik traditions with Chuna McIntyre (Yup'ik)

1 p.m. The Guatemalan Marimba and Mayan Legacy with Julio Taracena Bethancourth and Fernando Juarez Barrios (Maya Quiche)

2 Iroquois beadwork with Sam Thomas (Cayuga)

3 Role of Drums in Pueblo Communities with Arnold and Carlos Herrera (Cochiti Pueblo)

4 Colombian weaving with Marinelsy Iguaran Mestre (Arhuaco) and Maria Magdalena Chicunque Agreda (Kamsa)

Ongoing Demonstrations

Regalia making

Instrument making