If you’re a food lover in New Jersey, spring marks the beginning of festival season. There is an array of street fairs, music festivals, and carnivals happening all around the state. But as a food lover, there’s no better way to spend a day than at a food truck festival, where you can sample a delicious selection of Jersey’s finest cuisine. At Hook’d Up Bar and Grill, we invite you to join the festivities for a day filled with taste testing, entertainment, and family fun.
August 25-26: Sea Isle City Food Truck Festival
Kick off the festival season with the Sea Isle City Food Truck Festival at Kix McNutley’s in Sea Isle City. This two-day event offers a variety of food trucks, live music, crafters, and activities for kids. It’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in mouthwatering treats while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere.
August 26-27: Food Truck Rally at Dorney Park
Visit Dorney Park in Allentown, PA for the Food Truck Rally. Feast on delectable dishes from dozens of food trucks before embarking on thrilling amusement park rides. Savor your favorite foods and experience the adrenaline rush of your next wild adventure.
August 27: Food Truck Fest on the Ave in Downtown Vineland
Head to Downtown Vineland for the Food Truck Fest on the Ave. With twenty-five food trucks selling a variety of options, including ice cream, lobster, Mexican cuisine, and healthy choices, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Groove to live music and let the kids have a blast with the exciting activities available.
August 31: Al Fresco Affair Food Truck Festival in Cherry Hill
Experience the Al Fresco Affair Food Truck Festival at Croft Farm in Cherry Hill. Apart from an impressive lineup of food trucks, the event also features a beer garden and live music, making it a delightful outdoor experience for food and music enthusiasts.
September 2-3: Grape Stomp Food Truck Festival at Laurita Winery
Get a taste of wine country at the Grape Stomp Food Truck Festival held at Laurita Winery in New Egypt. Channel your inner Lucy as you kick off your shoes and squish wine grapes between your toes. Don’t worry; it’s just for fun as the wine you sample at Laurita is not made from these grapes. Explore the vineyard on a wagon tour, indulge in sangria, order from the food trucks, and enjoy face painting and live music throughout the day. The festivities culminate in a spectacular fireworks display on Saturday night.
September 9: Parsippany Food Truck & Music Fest at Veterans Memorial Park
Bid farewell to summer while supporting a good cause at the Parsippany Food Truck & Music Fest. This event raises money for The Kiwanis of Greater Parsippany and offers a wide selection of food, live music performances, local craft vendors, and plenty of activities for all ages. Grab a bite, get a henna tattoo, play with sand art, and more while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere.
September 14: Food Truck Thursdays at Peddler’s Village
Spend a delightful evening at Food Truck Thursdays in Peddler’s Village in New Hope, PA. After exploring the enticing food truck area, find a cozy spot to sit down with your dinner on a lawn chair or blanket and revel in the relaxing atmosphere of Street Road Green.
September 16-17: Food Truck Festival Season at Laurita Winery
Experience the delectable offerings of several food trucks at the Food Truck Festival Season at Laurita Winery. Bring the whole family for a day of delicious food, fun activities, and great music. Let the kids enjoy exciting activities while you sip on some refreshing wine.
October 7-8, 21-22, 28-29: Food Truck Festival Season at Laurita Winery
Join in the festivities at Laurita Winery’s Food Truck Festival Season. With a range of food trucks to choose from, indulge in a variety of mouthwatering treats while enjoying family-friendly activities. Embrace the vibrant atmosphere and make lasting memories with your loved ones.
October 8: Florham Park 5K and Food Truck Festival
MegaBite Events and the Florham Park PBA have come together to create a unique event that combines a 5K charity race with a food truck and music festival. Participate in the race and then treat yourself to a delightful culinary experience with more than a dozen food vendors. Enjoy live music, games, activities, craft vendors, and a bar for the adults tended by Florham Park police.
October 14: Saturday Fall Food and Music Festival at Garden State Plaza
For the first time in decades, Garden State Plaza will host a food and music fest on a Saturday. Take a break from shopping and indulge in delicious offerings from twelve food vendors. Groove to live music, play games, and enjoy various activities such as airsoft shooting, bounce houses, and face painting. Quench your thirst with local craft beer, wine, sangria, or hard seltzers.
October 22: United For Impact Food Truck Festival in Downtown Freehold
Experience the United For Impact Food Truck Festival in Downtown Freehold. Enjoy a variety of food, live music, and support local businesses. This event benefits the United Way of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, showcasing the community’s unity and resilience.
November 11-12, 18-19: Food Truck Festival Season at Laurita Winery
Laurita Winery’s Food Truck Festival Season continues into November, offering a delightful experience for food enthusiasts. Explore the wide selection of food trucks and engage in family-friendly activities. Celebrate the end of the year with your loved ones in a festive atmosphere.
Don’t Miss the Festivals Next Year
Keep an eye out for more food truck festivals next year, such as the Red Bank Street Fair and Craft Festival in Downtown Red Bank, the Whole Lotta Empanada Food Truck & Music Festival at 20th Century Park in Garfield, and the Food Truck Festival at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains. These festivals offer a variety of culinary delights, live music, and family-friendly entertainment.
At Hook’d Up Bar and Grill, we can’t wait to welcome you to our food truck festivals. Join us for a day of great food, music, and fun. Check out our website for more information about our upcoming events and to stay updated with the latest news. Don’t miss out on the deliciousness and excitement of festival season at Hook’d Up Bar and Grill.