15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Dancers

Valencia’s “Lo Rat Petat,” a cultural institution founded in 1878, promotes “Lo Valenciano.” Once a year, they sponsor a festival of traditional dance and music in the Plaza Napoles y Sicilia in Valenica. The costumes are also historically accurate.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Valencia, Spain
Camera: DMC-ZS40
Copyright: © Benjamin Clavan