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International Festival features food, shopping and unique cultural experience

The festival offers 100 different types of food from 20 different countries (Source: WTOL) The festival offers 100 different types of food from 20 different countries (Source: WTOL)
PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH (WTOL) -

There's a festival in Perrysburg Township this weekend where you're urged to come hungry.

It's the 18th Annual International Festival being held at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo.

The festival offers 100 different types of food from 20 different countries.

There's also rides, games and activities to keep the kids busy.

And when you're done eating there's a shopping bazaar featuring local and multicultural vendors.

"This is a great experience to come out and check out the Islamic Center,” said Ahmad Taouil, with the Islamic Center. “A lot of people drive by and wonder what’s going on there. This is a great opportunity to come in, experience the culture we have to offer. Tour the center, get this around the world experience you won't get anywhere else.”

The festival continues on Sunday from noon to 6 p.m.

Admission is free but parking is three dollars.

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