• 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!


Craftsmen/Artist/Vendor applications are now being accepted. Apply here. 

Exclusive Offer for 2020 Accepted Craftsmen: A limited amount of discounted rooms are available at the Hampton Inn & Suites Kutztown. Group Name: FOLK FESTIVAL VENDORS Book here to receive your discounted rate available for rooms booked July 1 - 12, 2022. Other accommodations will be available with your Acceptance Packet.


This season, give the gift of family, friends and folklife! Our holiday ticket sale is available now and will last through December 31st. Receive a $3 discount off the regular rate of a day pass and a $5 discount off the regular rate of a weekly pass. A coupon code is not required. The cost listed is the sale price. All orders placed on and after 12/21/21 will be mailed on 01/04/22.  Purchase tickets here.


Enjoy free shipping on festival merchandise including t-shirts, hats, button pins and bags! Our online store is open. (Free shipping is not available on quilts and wall hangings.)  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 sponsorship and marketing opportunities click here. For more information contact Lin at ernst@kutztownfestival.com.

Show Your Support

Support the Festival! Help sustain our local treasure. Your gift will ensure Pennsylvania German culture stays vibrant for years to come. Click here!

America’s Oldest Folklife Festival

Named One of America’s Top Celebrations by USA Today

Named a “Must See” Festival by the Washington Post