Do you wake up in a pool of drool after dreaming about sizzling goetta patties? Do you pride yourself on the inventive ways you cook goetta and incorporate the crispy, delicious breakfast item in every meal of the day? Then grab your friends and join the rest of the goetta-loving community at Newport on the Levee this weekend
. The aroma and savory taste of the traditional and unique goetta recipes, including goetta coneys, goetta pizza and goetta nachos, will make your nostril hairs dance and have you panting with your tongue out like a dehydrated dog. For four days, enjoy live entertainment and family activities, including rides, contests and karaoke, and get your picture taken with The Goetta Guy. Through Sunday Aug. 5. Newport on the Levee. goettafest.com.