69th annual Kutztown Folk Festival

Children hoedown with the Miller family on the Hoedown Stage on opening day of the 2018 Kutztown Folk Festival.

The Kutztown Folk Festival has been named a finalist in USA TODAY's 2019 10Best Readers' Choice travel awards in the Best Cultural Festival category.

The folklife festival was selected by an expert panel and is featured among the likes of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Art Basel in Miami, Mardi Gras, and others.

The 20 nominees for Best Cultural Festival are each travel-worthy, offering visitors the chance to broaden their horizons, try new things, and connect with others from around the world. USA TODAY’s 10Best.com provides users with original, unbiased and experiential travel coverage of top attractions, things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world.

Vote at https://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-cultural-festival-2019/kutztown-folk-festival-kutztown-penn/ for the Kutztown Folk Festival once a day until voting ends on Monday, March 11th at noon ET. The 10 winning festivals will be announced by 10Best on March 22.

The 70th Annual Kutztown Folk Festival runs June 29 through July 7.

The Kutztown Folk Festival is the oldest continuously operated folklife festival in America. Held in Kutztown, Pennsylvania, the nine-day festival draws visitors from all over the world, entertaining families while providing insight and understanding of the traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch and their fascinating way of life. The Kutztown Folk Festival features authentic folklife demonstrations, a wide variety of Pennsylvania Dutch food; over 200 nationally recognized, juried folk artists and traditional American craftsmen; over 2,500 locally hand-made quilts on display and for sale; antiques and collectables; six stages of entertainment; music and dancing; and a wide range of children's activities.

For additional information visit, KutztownFestival.com.

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