700 artists bring their craft to Lititz

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LITITZ, LANCASTER COUNTY - Hundreds of artists from all across the U.S. and Canada brought their craft to the small town of Lititz, Saturday.

Folks came out for the annual Rotary Arts and Crafts Show!

This show is known as "the big one."

50,000 people come from all over the experience the much anticipated event, even on extremely hot days like Saturday!

Rotary show chairman, Tom Oehme says, "This is one of the largest craft shows in the world.  It raises a lot of money to give back to the fire company, the park, and the rec center.  Keep in mind for next year, it's always on the second Saturday in August.  It's a great event, hopefully next year it's a little cooler."

The Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show was launched back in 1979 with only local vendors setting up a single block along East Main Street.

It has grown every year since.