Kutztown Folk Festival


The Kutztown Folk Festival is the oldest continuously operated folklife festival in America. This nine-day event continues to draw visitors from all over the world, entertaining families while providing valuable insight into the traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch and their fascinating way of life. Children’s activities abound and admission is free for children 12 and under. The festival also houses the largest quilt sale in America and has an internationally attended Quilt Auction of top prize-winning quilts. 2024 Kutztown Folk Festival runs from June 29 through July 7, 2024.

Special Offers

$3.00 midweek ticket available online only

Crafts & Craftsman

The Kutztown Folk Festival features over 200 of America’s finest craftsmen and folk artists! People from all over the world come to one of the country’s largest gatherings of traditional craftsmen as they demonstrate and explain the process involved with creating such wonderful pieces. Many unique American crafts and folk art can be found at the festival. See full list of vendors: kutztownfestival.com/crafts-and-craftsmen

What’s on the menu!

It’s Pennsylvania Dutch tradition that meals should be delicious and feed lots of friends and family. The Kutztown Folk Festival is a food lover’s dream and a chance to experience all the scrumptious local treats. Tasty selections abound, with items ranging from ice cream to family-style dinners. Full list on food options: kutztownfestival.com/food

Fun for kids

The many children’s events at the Kutztown Folk Festival are fun for all ages! The Children’s Farmyard Theater presents puppet shows, sing-alongs, story time, magic, a ventriloquist, and more. Kids can also enjoy craft and play areas. See all kids activities: kutztownfestival.com/kids

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Location & Contact

Kutztown Fairgrounds
225 North Whiteoak Street
Kutztown, PA 19530
(610) 683-1597

Hours & Parking

Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

FREE parking in lots surrounding the Kutztown Fairgrounds or on street

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