The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice of the Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

Annual Shalom Fest celebrates Jewish culture, food, traditions

Children in the audience sit captivated as Harry The Juggler enttertains Sunday at the the eighth annual Shalom Festival held in Congress Park in Saratoga Springs.
Photographer: Bruce Squiers
Children in the audience sit captivated as Harry The Juggler enttertains Sunday at the the eighth annual Shalom Festival held in Congress Park in Saratoga Springs.
  • FACEBOOK
  • TWITTER
  • GOOGLE+
  • LINKEDIN
  • PRINT
  • E-MAIL
Text Size: A | A

The word “shalom” may mean peace, but the weather was not very harmonious for visitors of the 8th annual Shalom Festival on Sunday. The event, held each year in Congress Park, usually draws hundreds of people to share in the local Jewish celebration. Attendance was much lower this year because of storms. But that didn’t deter organizers from the Saratoga Chabad. During the storm, music could be heard throughout the park, falafel continued to be ...


You Must Log-In or Subscribe to Continue Subscription Offer Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement