Published On: Fri, Jul 3rd, 2015

Taking Grandpa to Smithsonian Folklife Festival Featuring Peru

With grandpa in town, we took a trip to the National Mall where the Smithsonian Folklife Festival was happening.

On the way to the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, we stopped by the National Gallery of Art’s Sculpture Garden and its fountain.

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The main attraction at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival was Peru. There was Peruvian food, performances, arts & crafts, music, and more.

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An alpaca is a domesticated species of South American camelid. It resembles a small llama in appearance.

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On the way back home, we stopped by the other fountains by the National Gallery of Art.

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