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Folklife Festival kicks off in Hannibal

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HANNIBAL, Mo. (WGEM) -

Local artisans and craftsman showed off some of their hard work.

Hannibal kicked off it's 37th annual Folklife Festival Saturday.

The two-day festival features handmade traditional arts and crafts.

Organizers say many booths are raising money for a good cause.

"This weekend we have 120 vendors.  We have 20 food booths of non-profit organizations. They make good fundraisers for the local groups to put back in our community, to do their work," said Hannibal Arts Council Executive Director Michael Gaines.

The festival continues Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

 

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