Bus Trip to the Smithsonian FolkLife Festival in Washington D.C.
Join us as we partner with Susquehanna Folk (sfmsfolk.org) and travel to the stunning Smithsonian Folklife Festival, held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., rain or shine. This year is the festival's 50th anniversary and promises to be an excellent occasion!
The Circus Arts are one of the focuses of this year's festival. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival will bring the rich history, mystique and diversity of circus arts to life on the National Mall. But visitors will see more than just a performancemeet coaches, costume designers, makeup artists, musicians, lighting and sound technicians, poster artists, wagon builders, cooks, and many others whose collective creative work brings the circus to life. Along with new students and celebrated masters, experience the many dimensions of circus arts through performances, demonstrations, and workshops under a big top tent and other colorful venues. More information at http://www.festival.si.edu/.
This year, the festival will also showcase the rich array of traditional artists from across the country who have received the NEA's National Heritage Fellowship, the nations highest award for excellence in the folk and traditional arts. Exemplary artists from a wide variety of cultural groups and regions will share their music, dance, crafts, and stories with each other and the public.
Price includes: round trip motor coach transportation from Camp Hill, boxed continental breakfast served en route to Washington, D.C., free time to explore and participate in the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, and gratuity for bus driver. The bus departs from the Camp Hill Radisson's parking lot at 8:30 am. On the way home, we will make a stop for dinner on your own. We will return by 9:30 pm. Cost: $40.00 per person. Register in person or online beginning April 15!
Fredricksen Library (View)
100 N 19th Street
Camp Hill, PA 17011
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