For this inaugural festival, local restaurants and food trucks will gather to compete in three competitions: Best Overall, Best Classic Burger and Anything But Beef.
The food truck rallies also bring thousands of people who walk through downtown. Many of them notice restaurants they haven't seen before, so they end up bringing the family back the night night.
"handcrafted awesomeness" handcrafted gelato on a stick that can be customized with unique dips and toppings
Thousands of people packed the Food Truck Mash-Up in Overpeck County Park on Wednesday, sampling the varied menus of 15 mobile vendors, along with family-friendly activities including yoga and a drum circle.
The recipes are the same Valdovinos uses at home, learned from watching her mother, Carmelita, cook for her family, though Valdovinos did no cooking herself until she got married. The store and food truck are named in honor of Carmelita, who passed away last year.
The Vietnamese inspired cuisine cooked up by the Manna From Heaven food truck is just the ticket to starting off your summer. Only fresh, natural ingredients are used so you won’t feel guilty about chowing down on one of their famous Banh Mi sandwiches.
Longtime resident intends to open Foodapalooza in Cedar Park
I grew up in a family of cooks, so I was more than comfortable in the kitchen, but cooking for a small restaurant is an entirely different animal. I really learned to cook thanks to a constantly changing menu and a diverse set of clientele.
Food has always been a big part of our lives as far as our family backgrounds ethnically, so we decided to do a food truck