Click on the title of the events for direct links to information. New Jersey Food Truck Events are listed in date order. *Note, I am not personally affiliated with any of these events. If you have questions, please contact the event directly. Thank you!
New Jersey Food Truck Events:
Come experience a day of premier live music and NJ’s finest food truck fare.
Activities for the whole family…
• Ten hours of live music
• 25 Food Trucks
• Organic Juice & Smoothie Bar
• Craft Vendors
• Petting Zoo
• Kid Zone
• Foam Dance Party
Date: Saturday, August 27th, 2016; 1pm to 10pm
Address: Brookdale Community College; 765 Newman Springs Rd, Lincroft, NJ
Cost: $50 before August 27
$60 at the gate
Student Discount – $30 before August 27
$60 at the gate
Children 10 and under free
Do you like food?? Do you like beer?? Do you like Music??
If you answered YES to these questions then come out and join us to support a good cause.
Proceeds will benefit families of the fallen officers from the Dallas Police Department, Totowa Public Schools, and our PBA
Date: Saturday, August 27th, 2016; 11am to 7pm
Address: Washington Park; 10 Crews St, Totowa, NJ
Summer Food Truck Festival – Aug 28
Come out for the End of Summer Food Truck Festival and Family Fun Day.
Choose from plenty of food trucks, listen to some music. The camp is big enough for some adult and kids activities as well as places to stretch out on your blanket and relax or enjoy the music and dancing!
Included are swimming in two pools, swimming and inflatables in the Lake, volleyball, basketball and Music!
Life Guards will be on duty
Pets allowed as long as they are leashed. Take them for a nice walk on the camp. Pets must be up to date on shots.
There are plenty of picnic tables and benches, however, feel free to bring your own chairs or blankets.
Date: Sunday, August 28th, 2016; 12pm to 6pm
Address: JCC Camps At Medford; 400 Tuckerton Rd, Medford, New Jersey
Cost: $5-$15. 5 and under, free
Jamesburg Food Trucks & Cruise Night – August 31st
2nd Annual Jamesburg Food Truck Summer Series.
Kids at camp? Mom tired of cooking?
Into cool cars or hot motorcycles?
Come enjoy a night out in town.
Date: Wednesday, August 31st, 2016; 5:30pm to 9pm
Address: Jamesburg Fire Department; 82 W Railroad Ave, Jamesburg, New Jersey
Cost: Free to attend
Food, Live Music and Activities for all ages!
Date: Friday, September 2nd, 2016; 5pm to 9pm
Address: College Ave, Glassboro, NJ
Cost: Free to Attend
Bacon, Bikes, and Brew Festival – Sept 3 & 4
Good beer, food, and amazing music. With a an amazing beer tent, food trucks with bacon-themed items, craft vendors, live bands, children activities, and tours of the historic buildings-there is never a dull moment! There will be displays of historic bikes and motorcycles. The beer tent and garden are new and improved with a larger area and a simplified ticketing system. The event is 11am to 5pm with the ‘last call’ for drinks at 4:45pm September 3rd and 4th. Admission is $8 for adults, 18 years old and older. This event is fundraiser for the Historic Village at Allaire, a 501(c(3)) non-profit museum to help support our educational programming.
No one under 21 years old will be allowed into the beer tent and garden. No dogs will be permitted in the beer tent either, though our four-legged friends are welcome on site. Please no coolers.
Date: September 3rd – 4th, 2016
Address:The Historic Village at Allaire, 4263 Atlantic Avenue, Farmingdale, NJ
Hopewell Food Truck Friday – Sept 9
Date: Friday, September 9th, 2016; 5-9pm
Address: Hopewell Train Station; Hopewell, NJ
Joseph Kuzemka, founder of the Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market and longtime director of Art All Night Trenton, definitely knows his food trucks. He scours the tri-state area to bring the finest mobile cuisine to all of his events, and they have been an integral part of the TrentonPRFM’s amazing success. For the third year in a row, he and his team have decided to bring together an all-star cast of libation wagons to fire up their griddles and do battle for ultimate food truck supremacy! And how does it work, you say? Over 15 award-winning food trucks, serving cuisine from around the globe, will all be in one place at the Rho Waterfront on Saturday, September 10, 2016! All you need to do is stuff your face with as many different gourmet selections as you can get in your gullet, then vote for your favorite truck. The winner will receive a custom-designed trophy by a local artist and the title of Capital City’s best food truck!
Date: Saturday, September 10th, 2016; 11am to 7pm
Address: Rho Waterfront;50 Riverview Plaza, Trenton, NJ
On Sunday, Sept. 11th, the Sunday, Sept. 11th (Red White & Blues BBQ) music, food and fun stuff for all ages of family members concludes with the RED, WHITE & BLUES BBQ. It will be a full-tilt Blues Bash and include a tribute to “9-11” and our first-responders and military and their families! With the RED, WHITE & BLUES BBQ, the Eats & Beats “Summer Of Fun” Fam-Jams will complete its mission of making all ages of family members happy!
Admission is FREE! Parking is FREE!
Date: Sunday, September 11th, 2016; 12pm to 6pm
Address: Ref’s Tap House & Grille, 6711 Washington Avenue, Egg Harbor Twp, NJ
Fallfest – Food Truck Mashup – Sept 10
Enjoy the best food trucks, live music, harness racing, beer garden , family activities and more!
Early Access Tickets – $30
(Begins at 3:00 pm, includes $5 Mash-Up Cash, and Betting Voucher)
General Admission Tickets – $5
(Begins at 5 pm)
Date: Sunday, September 10th, 2016; 5pm to 11pm
Address: Meadowlands Racetrack; 1 Racetrack Dr, East Rutherford, New Jersey
Cost: $5 GA, $30 early access
Lodi’s First Ever Food Truck Festival – Sept 17
The Borough of Lodi invites everyone to their FIRST EVER Food Truck Festival. Some of the trucks already confirmed include Oink & Moo BBQ, Empanada Mania, Maddalena’s Cheesecakes, Pizza Vita, Pure Pita and Cheezen. Chairs and blankets permitted in designated eating areas. Free admission. All are welcome!
Date: Saturday, September 17th, 2016; 3pm to 8pm
Address: Borough Hall Main Parking Lot; 1 Memorial Drive, Lodi, NJ (Parking at 2 Memorial Drive)
The Rock Carnival – Sept 30 – Oct 2
Rock concert featuring over 40 food trucks, craft beer, amusement rides and more!
Dates: September 30th – October 2nd, 2016
Address: First Energy Park, Lakewood, NJ
Just Jersey Fest – Oct 8
Sample the finest gourmet food while immersed in the sounds of incredible bands and enjoying a multitude of fantastic family activities! What makes this festival more than just fun in the sun though is that it is also a benefit for Eleventh Hour Rescue.
Date: Saturday, October 8th, 2016; 10am to 6pm
Address: Location TBD
New Jersey Food Truck Events Info Coming Soon!
Sea Isle City Food Truck Festival – Sept 9 – 11, 2016
Food Truck Showdown at Monmouth Park – Sept 17
Newark Food Truck Festival – Sunday, September 18, 2016
Laurita Back to School Food Truck Festival – Sept 24 & 25, 2016
Skyland Stadium’s Fall Food Truck Frenzy September 24th
1st Spark Invitational Food Truck Fest, Presented by 90.5 October 15th
Food Truck Wind-Up & Craft Beer Fest October 15th
Bergen County Food Truck & Music Carnival – October 15th
Haddon Township Music Festival – October 23rd
CHS Project Graduation Food Truck Festival October 29th
Alba Vineyard Food Truck Festival – October 22 & 23, 2016
Laurita Fall Food Truck Festival – Oct 22 & 23, 2016
Laurita Late Fall Food Truck Festival – Nov 12 & 13, 2016