• America’s finest!

    Over 200 folk artists and craftsmen from across the country!

  • Eat till you ouch!

    More Pennsylvania Dutch delicacies than you can imagine!

  • Fun for all ages

    Play, pet, eat, craft, watch, sing, listen, laugh, ride, draw, and learn!

  • World-Famous

    America’s largest quilt sale! Over 2500 handmade quilts!


The Kutztown Folk Festival’s Quilt Barn Store will be available for in person viewing and shopping from October 13 – 17th. Come see the beautiful pieces up close. Our temporary storefront is located at 183 W Main Street in Kutztown. Hours to be announced August 1.  Our online store is still available. Click here to view our entire selection. Click on a quilt image to enlarge for detail. All items are made in the USA and include a Certificate of Authenticity. Shipping details are available on the checkout page.


Visit select downtown merchants and have your passport stamped at each location. Submit your completed passport at our Quilt Barn Store located at 183 W Main St. during operating hours Oct. 13 – 17th. On Oct. 17th a winner will be  selected to win a quilt of their choice. Available at Hampton Inn & Suites, Kutztown from 9am - 5pm Mon. through Sat. Also available at Kutztown Folk Festival's Office, 15195 Kutztown Rd., Kutztown, PA 8am - 4pm Mon. through Fri. $10 per Passport. Cash or local check. 


On October 14th, join the Kutztown Folk Festival for our first ever Kick-off Farm to Table Dinner Event at Kutztown’s Rodale Institute. Enjoy a wagon ride, wine tasting by Blue Mountain Vineyards & Cellars and dinner by Dundore & Heister. Local artists and craftsmen will be available to demonstrate and sell their products. Enjoy a fire pit and spirits after dinner. 4:30pm – 8:30pm. Ticketed event. Purchase here.


Free community wide events, open to all will happen on Friday, October 15th with Square Dancing on Main Street. Watch and join in as Lester Miller and Keith Brintzenhoff entertain the crowd. Restaurants and festival desserts available. Wine and beer court available. On Saturday, October 16th fest with the best on Main Street as the Kutztown Folk Festival presents a mini-version of our Festival. Join the fun!


On October 16th our DIY Dutch Hex Sign Bike Tour will originate at the PA German Cultural Heritage Center. Follow your 21 mile route map or 15.7 mile route map through the backroads, view the spectacular hex sign art and end at Saucony Creek Brewery with a beer and brussels. Swag bag included. Ticketed event. Purchase here!


Our 2021 button pin and two new styles of T-shirts are available now! Shop T-shirts, hats, bags, magnets and button pins. Our online store is open! Free shipping! https://www.kutztownfestival.com/store


Be a Kutztown Folk Festival partner! Have your company or organization get noticed and enjoy the benefits of being part of this large festival. For more information view our Sponsorship Packet. 

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America’s Oldest Folklife Festival

Named One of America’s Top Celebrations by USA Today

Named a “Must See” Festival by the Washington Post