NMAI "presents “ Bak'tun 13: A Guatemalan Celebration of Time,” a three-day festival celebrating Guatemalan history and culture, as well as the legacy of the Mayan people. The festival features dance performances, lectures, hands-on workshops and a special Guatemalan-themed menu in the museum’s award-winning Mitsitam Cafe. Together with scholars, performers and Mayan culture-bearers, the museum offers a Native perspective on the Mayan calendar to dispel doomsday myths."
National Museum of the American Indian
on The National Mall not far from The Capitol
between 3rd & 4th St, SW off of Independence Ave
Metro: L'Enfant Plaza, Maryland Ave exit, or take the 32, 34 or 36 line bus right there