Safety tips for the National Folk Festival

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GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The National Folk Festival is just a few days away, so police want to make sure visitors have fun and stay safe.

There will be several areas to park, as well as free buses that will drop people off at the festival grounds to ease traffic congestions.

Police encourage festival goers to keep belongings close by and report suspicious behavior.

To learn more about getting around during the festival, click here.