Tag: Illinois

Chicago, IL: City Council Approves Food Cart Licenses

Chicago's street food scene is about to undergo a major overhaul. Thursday morning, the City Council voted to offer food cart licenses.

This summer's Food Truck Rally series has been extended through the months of September and October

Chicago, IL: Initial Food Cart Regulation Approved by Chicago Aldermen

After a city council vote today, food carts are now legal and regulated in Chicago, but that won't necessarily mean a street-food bonanza for consumers.

Alton, IL: Alton Food Truck Festival’s delectible dishes draw thousands to Liberty Bank Alton...

There were thousands in attendance. Festival attendees had some waits for food for every food truck that participated in the event.

Alton, IL: Long lines for good food; Food Truck Festival draws hungry crowds

By Scott Cousins  | The Telegraph Whether it was for tacos, Creole cooking or cupcakes, a short wait did not deter people from trying a...

Alton, IL: Alton Food Truck Festival this Saturday

Alton’s first Food Truck Festival is happening this weekend and, through a partnership with Sauce Magazine, has attracted many of the top mobile food vendors in the region.

Chicago, IL: Rotary Rally! rolls out fun and food trucks

The food trucks will be in the parking lot, which will be fenced in. There will also be a mainstage there with live entertainment, including Ring Shout & Friends.

Chicago, IL: NB natives leave desk jobs, start food truck company

Northbrook natives Alex Robinson, Neal Bassett and Tyler Cullitan take their Happy Lobster truck to the Loop every weekday morning.

Urbana, IL: Mobile food pantries return to Champaign County

The first mobile food truck was stationed at Booker T. Washington STEM Academy in Champaign on Aug. 8, and served approximately 130 families, with over 30 volunteers to assist EIF with the food distribution process.

Champaign, IL: Caribbean Grill food truck to debut today at Taste of C-U

The truck, funded in part by a successful Kickstarter campaign a year ago, will debut today, executive chef and owner Mike Harden said, after the graphics were applied to it earlier this week.