Quilt, craft sales at Kutztown Folk Festival best in years

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Published: Jul 08 2013 03:39:45 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 08 2013 06:36:08 PM EDT
KUTZTOWN, Pa. -

The heat took a toll on the final weekend of the Kutztown Folk Festival.

Between 110,000 and 120,000 people attended the festival this year. That's about the same as last year, organizers said.

On the plus side, organizers said sales were up about 25 percent over last year. Craft sales were the best in four years; quilt sales hit a five-year high. organizers said.

Next year's festival is scheduled for June 28 through July 6.