The Washington State Food Truck Association
is hosting its 2nd annual event:
Advance tickets for $5 can be purchased here:
(Kids may enter/attend free. Vendors will offer a military discount.)
Food trucks are an important source of economic opportunity for entrepreneurs of all types. They can enhance the culinary culture of your city, increase employment, enliven streets, and provide food options in underserved areas – if you let them. Our event mission is:
Celebrating the uniqueness of street food while incorporating local ingredients and promoting the interests of small business owners."
Taste from Washington’s best mobile food (and beverge) vendors as they display their unique culinary creations.
Location: On the campus of Bates Technical College at
2201 S 78th in Tacoma
When: Saturday, June 16th
Time: 11am to 4pm
Food trucks, trailers, carts & pop-ups, locally made beverages, and street entertainment for the whole family, and a chance to support & promote the student-run food truck culinary program, the NW USO and the Washington State Food Truck Association. This event is for all food truck lovers and for those who want to start a food truck.
We need you!
Local artisans, agricultural product representation, meal-kit delivery service providers, street entertainers, cooking demos, and anything food & food truck related.
To participate and find more details:
Each category/application will be vetted to prevent overlap of menus and/or merchandise. This event will be heavily promoted through all social and media outlets for maximum attendance.
Application deadline: April 15, 2018
Notification of acceptance: April 30, 2018
Full payment due: May 15, 2018
Temp. Health permit ap May 31st, 2018
Volunteers are needed in various areas throughout the day. Volunteers will receive complimentary admission to the event with food and beverages. You must be 21 or older to volunteer.
All volunteers will receive a t-shirt courtesy of our Volunteer Sponsor, "TBD".
Send an email with your First and Last Name, and t-shirt size to: email@example.com. Once your email is processed you will receive an email confirmation and a final email in early June with additional volunteer instructions. It may take a day or two to respond to your request.
Food vendors participating include:
Tabassum - Asian street pies
J & J BBQ Company - Southern BBQ
Del Finos Pizza - Chicago deep dish pizza
Puft Bubble Waffles - Hong Kong style sweet & savory egg waffles
Curbside Urban Cuisine - Burgers
Roamin Rome Italian - Pasta & more
Papa Arepas! - Venezuelan arepas & empanadas
Poutine Your Mouth! - Fries w/cheese & gravy
Tornado Potato - Spiral cut seasoned potatoes and more..
CMO (Northwest USO) - hotdogs
Bliss - small batch creamery
Banh Mi Saigon - Vietnamese sandwiches & eggrolls
Boss Mama's Kitchen - gourmet burgers & sammies
Tijuana Taco - Mexican
Kama"iana Grill - Hawaaiian
The Fork & Fin - seafood
Amuse Booze Cupcakes
Event partnership, supporting our local military and their families:
Thank you to our event sponsors:
Legislators in this district are:
Senator Steve Conway
Rep. David Sawyer @SawDave
Rep. Steve Kirby