Shadi Joudeh Kitchen Manager/Chef Years in the business: 10 Dumpling, Minneapolis I’ve worked a lot of festivals. India Fest has the most exciting food. It’s like a little India-Town. [It happened] August 10 on Capitol Hill in downtown St. Paul.
Joe Howard FOH manager Years in the business: 15 Glam Doll Doughnuts, Minneapolis That’s a hard question. Wait, no that’s an easy question—Ren Fest is my favorite festival. When it comes to the originals, it’s the turkey leg, but my favorite now is the fried teriyaki chicken.