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Jewish Food Festival in Mequon

The Peltz Center for Jewish Life in Mequon is holding its annual Jewish Food Festival from noon to 7 p.m. Aug. 1 and 2 in Rotary Park, 4100 W. Highland Road, Mequon.

The menu features the Israeli falafel and shwarma, pastrami and turkey sandwiches, matzah ball soup, stuffed cabbage rolls, knish and kugel, with a dessert menu of sweet pastries with European origins, such as babka, turnovers and a chocolate rugelach. The Sunday dinner special is a smoked brisket sandwich, and the Monday dinner special is glazed beef ribs, both served from 5 to 7 p.m.

Enjoy live music, a shofar demonstration and roving entertainment on both days. Admission is free. A drive-thru pickup will be available at the park during festival hours. For more information visit jewishfoodmequon.com