Festivals, Events, & Markets for Mobile Food Vendors
1. If you would like to have us list your public event below and promote it to association members and on social media, you may complete the "listing" form found below. The fee to cover our admin and help keep our advocacy efforts alive, is $25.
2. If you are planning an event with food trucks, please refer to our Event Information page for logistical information, event fees, tips and suggestions.
Washington State Parks
Looking for concessionaires that would be on a regular schedule with the park. There would be a small monthly fee for utility usage. Prospective bidders may choose if they would like to pay a flat annual or monthly fee or pay a percent of gross (see page 20 of packet below). Questions about their program, call Sarah Yearout, Program Manager, (360) 902-8593
Shoreline Farmers Market - 2019 season
Entering our 8th season, Shoreline Farmers Market runs every Saturday, June 8 - October 5th. We are located in Shoreline Place off 99 in Shoreline. We offer abundant customer parking and are conveniently located near bus lines. We have 40+ vendors and live music at every market. Shoreline Farmers Market charges a flat fee of $75/day for Food Trucks. Trucks must arrive by 9:30am and stay until 3pm. Sign up here to secure your spot at the Shoreline Farmers Market. Contact: Kara Conner, Shoreline Farmers Market Manger - firstname.lastname@example.org
Washington State Beer Commission Events - Vendor info here: https://washingtonbeer.com/festivals/
May the Fourth Be With You - Food Truck Wars - May 4, 2019
Event location is: Enumclaw Expo, w/ an expected attendance of 5000 plus, any cuisine types. Point of contact on day of event: Name & Cell: Keith Mathews 253.709.4949 Contact email: email@example.com Food vendor fee: Early Application (By March 14): $200 flat fee per truck Power is available for $10. In 2018, on a Friday, they had 4426 attendees with 8 food trucks that all sold out early, so this year they plan to book 12.
Mobile Food Rodeo - Seattle Street Food Festival - July 6-7th, 2019 in SLU
Seattle’s largest street food festival is back, and spread over five-city blocks! Vendor Application goes live December 15th, 2018 Facebook details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/409167072953457/
Auburn Municipal Airport Appreciation Day/ Car Show Fundraiser - July 6th
We will have airplane rides, helicopter rides, bouncy house, classic car show fundraiser, motorcycle club, working on live music and possibly a beer garden. To participate, contact: Tanya Rottkamp - mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone Number to Airport Office Line at 253-333-6821. Requested time of service: 9:00 AM to 2 PM, proposed vendor fee of: $25.00 or 50.00
Meeker Days Arts & Music Festival - Saturday, June 14-Sunday June 16
Expected attendance: 100,000, Point of contact on day of event: Jill Starks /Email: email@example.com, Food vendor fee?: $50 per foot, plus a $20 ap fee, no backend commission. 110 power is available. Event application and other details here: http://www.puyallupmainstreet.com/events/meeker-days/vendors/food-vendor/
Metro Parks -Tacoma's Food Truck Fest at Wright Park - Sunday, July 21 (10:30am - 6:00pm) 2019
The afternoon will feature mobile food trucks from near and far, a beer garden and live entertainment on the main stage. Admission is FREE for the general public! This is a rain or shine event! No Refunds. Application Fee of $200 FULLY Refundable Deposit $150 – pending no park/turf damage TOTAL PRE-EVENT: $350 July 21st Reconciliation 10% of gross sales less sales tax (collected at end of event) Vendor details and application here: https://www.metroparkstacoma.org/calendar/index.php?cid=5227
Tacoma's Mobile Food Fest - Aug 17, 2019
Food vendor fee is $200, with expected attendance: 6-7K, Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Point of contact on day of event: Andrea Clay. Link to application: www.piercecountywa.gov/mobilefoodfest
Bremerton’s Evergreen Park - Food Truck 5K, 10K & Block Party - Aug 17, 2019
Expected attendance: 400-800+ (First year event so it is unknown, this is a conservative estimate). Contact name: Philip Daubenspeck at: email@example.com, 360-779-9929 x101. The fee for a food truck vendor is $150 or for those willing to participate in the voucher program, it is $25. (When a runner/participant registers they will receive a voucher for a specific food value ($5) this voucher will be redeemable at one of the food trucks/booths that accepts the food vouchers. The Food Truck 5K & Block Party is incentivizing this voucher program by offering a discounted vendor rate for food truck willing to participate. The Food Truck 5K & Block Party will pay Food Truck/Booth vendors $4.25 for every $5.00 voucher redeemed.) 11am to 2 or 3pm.
Everett Food Truck Fest - Aug 24, 2019
Food trucks can apply here: www.liveineverett.com/yum
The fee to cover our admin costs and to help keep our advocacy efforts alive, is $25.