FIRST AMERICAN FESTIVAL
The festival took place on the mall on the weekend of the Smithsonianís Native
American museum. Very well attended even on wind-down afternoon.† Lots of making-it demo booths with everything
from traditional stuff (flutes) to contemporary. Central and
The real star for me was the vendors in front of the museum.† Fell in love with the artwork of an
The Dineh Tah show they can dance blindfolded.† (OK, I recognize the difficulty in becoming a mythic figure in a small village.)
But these guys won my kewl regalia award.
Rear of the museum. Pretty different from the beau arts style of the rest of the Smithsonian buildings.
RATTLE THE RUNWAY 04
For the last 3 years, thereís been a 9/11 ride on the Dulles runways and taxiways.
†Hereís Los Dudes from this yearís run.
We do the album cover thing.
The airport shut down the south runway for us.† The runways donít seem that long at plane speeds,
but at 15 mph, they were a significant ride.
Down the taxiway through the fire department arch.
Ride photos courtesy of Da Taz.