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Best Food Truck Festivals and Events in New Jersey

Features 2020 festivals with food trucks, live entertainment,
kids activities, crafters, and more

Food Truck Festivals in New Jersey

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

April 2020 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Randolph Food Truck Festival
Randolph Food Truck Festival
April 25, 2020; 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
County College of Morris – Dragonetti Auditorium
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, NJ
Kick off your spring with at this awesome event featuring: 2 live bands, 20 food vendors, a huge beer and wine garden. Inflatable rides and games for kids, Hatchet Tossing for adults craft vendors and more.

Paramus Food Truck Festival
Paramus Food Truck Festival
April 26, 2020; 11AM – 7PM
700 Paramus Park Mall
Paramus, NJ
Cost: $5, Kids under 10 are Free
Food! Beer! Music! Fun! New Jersey foodies, eat your hearts out! It’s a fun filled family day! Over 25 Gourmet Food Trucks, partnered with some great music, make for an enchanting and fulfilling Spring day. Bring your appetite, lawn chairs, pups, pop ups and blankets. Dine on excellent food, while enjoying the beer and sangria garden. Face painting, kids activities and more!
They are requesting that all attendees bring a non-perishable canned or boxed item to help support the Foof Pantry. Please help those less fortunate.

May 2020 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Burlington Food Truck Craft Beer Festival
Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
May 2, 2020: 3pm - 8pm (Event is rain or shine)
Burlington County Fairgrounds
1990 Jacksonville-Jobstown Road
Columbus, NJ 08022
Event Contact Phone: 609-265-5858, Email:
The afternoon will feature Gourmet Food Trucks, Craft Beer from local breweries, local wine, & live bands. Local breweries will have all of their finest brews on tap. Live music on the main stage throughout the day. VIP perks available.

Chester Food Truck and Music Festival
Chester Food Truck and Music Festival
Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 11 AM - 7 PM
Municipal Field
134 Main St,
Chester, NJ
Cost: $5 - Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable canned or boxed items to help support the Food Pantry. Please help those less fortunate.
This annual family event features 25 gourmet food trucks, 3 great bands, craft beer & sangria garden, kids activities, benefit for the Chester Food Pantry & Chester First Aid Squad . Bring your appetite, lawn chairs, pups and blankets. Dine on excellent food, while enjoying the beer and sangria garden along with the amazing sounds. Face painting, vendors, kids activities.

kylands Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Skylands Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Saturday, May 2, 2020; 12:00 - 7:00 PM (Rain or shine)
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Place
Augusta, NJ 07822
(973) 383-7644
Adults: $5, Children 38 Tall and Shorte, Free
This family event features more than 25 food trucks with a variety of delicious fare • Over 100 craft beers • A variety of hard ciders, hard sodas, flavored drinks, and wine • Backyard games and activities, including Ladderball, KanJam, Wiffle ball, volleyball, carnival games, and bounce houses • Great live music • Sports on our giant video board • Shopping with local vendors • Free parking

Empanada Food Truck Festival
Empanada Extravaganza and Food Truck Festival
Sunday, May 3, 2020: 11am - 7pm
Garden State Plaza
1 Garden State Plaza
Paramus, NJ 07652
Web Site
Event Cost: $3-$5 advance, $5-$7 day of
This family event will be highlighting local gourmet food vendors and their unique twists on empanadas. Sample a bunch, then vote for your favorite! (Don’t worry if empanadas aren’t your thing, they'll be plenty of other gourmet food options too!) They will also have everyones favorite fried turnover with great drinks, and with Cinco de Mayo right around the corner, they’ll have craft beer and sangria on tap, along with fantastic non-alcoholic options! While your taste-testing Empanadas, bring the family for carnival games, inflatable rides, Hatchet Tossing, face painting and live music

Bridgewater Food Truck Festival
Bridgewater Food Truck Fest
May 9, 2020; 11am - 7pm
TD Bank Ballpark
860 E Main St,
Brigewater, NJ 08807
Web Site
Event Cost: $3 - $5 In advance $5 - $7 at door
You don't need to be a baseball fan to enjoy our wide selection of Gourmet Food-on-Wheels and Craft Beer & Wine Garden at the iconic TD Bank Ballpark! While you're there, shop for local crafts and bring the family for Games, Inflatable Rides, Hatchet Tossing, Laser Tag, Face Painting and Live Music

New Jersey Jerk Fest
The New Jersey Jerk Fest
Saturday, May 23, 2020; 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Arbor Rescue Squad Lot
1790 West 7th Street
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Cost: $5 - $10
The New Jersey Jerk Fest is anticipating to be the largest Caribbean Festival in the New Jersey. It has a broad general market appeal as the popularity of 'Jerk' transcends easily across the New Jersey area's dynamic, multi-ethnic population.
This family event features local chefs and restaurants cooking up variations of Jerk food, Food trucks and food vendors, Local performers & Live stage acts, A Beer garden, Craft and other shopping vendors, Bouncy Houses and other Kids Activities,

Trenton Pork Roll Festival
Trenton Pork Roll Festival
Saturday, May 23, 2020; 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Trenton Social
449 South Broad Street
Trenton, NJ 08611
Cost: $5
Whether you call it Pork Roll or Taylor Ham ... this cult favorite meat, still made in Trenton, is one of Jersey's most beloved edible treasures. This event features Food trucks & guest chefs, a Beer garden and full bar, Live music stage, their superhero mascot, P-Roll (alias: Casey Taylor) VIP option for the ultimate experience Games and fun for kids and adults alike.

Brunswick square food truck festival
3rd Annual Brunswick Square Food Truck Festival
May 29th – 31st, 2020: Friday: 5pm-10pm / Saturday: 1pm-10pm
Brunswick Square Mall
The front entrance parking lot of the along Route 18
East Brunswick, NJ
Cost: $5 Adult Admission / Kids 12 & Under Enter Free / All Active & Inactive Military, Police & EMS Enter Free with Show of I.D.
East Brunswick prides itself on uniqueness, artistic, culinary talent and diversity. This event promises to be a top food truck festival that offers gourmet food and entertainment that will culturally enrich the entire community's experience and keep them and their neighboring counties coming back each year for more. There will be live entertainment all weekend with Bands, DJ Music, and over 15 Food Trucks and Local Vendors, and a Kids Zone

June 2020 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Donaldson Farms Food Truck Festival
Donaldson Farms Food Truck Fest
June 6, 2020:12 pm - 8pm
Donaldson Farms
358 Allen Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Web Site
Event Cost: $3 - $5 in advance, $5 - $7 day of
This family event will feature NJs Best Food-on-Wheels and a Craft Beer Garden presented by local Czig Meister Brewery. There will be Live Music, Corn-Hole,and Games by NJ Play Sports, Hatchet Throwing,  Face Painting, Hay Rides & Pony Rides surrounded by hundreds of scenic acres of beautiful farmland. Highlighting Local Craft Vendors.


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