Best Food Truck Festivals and Events in New Jersey

Features 2018 festivals with food trucks, live entertainment,
kids activities, crafters, and more

Food Truck Festivals in New Jersey

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Multi- Date New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Anglesea Night Market
Thursdays, July 5, July 19, August 2, and August 16, 2018; 4 PM to 10 PM
North Wildwood Entertainment District
Olde New Jersey Avenue
North Wildwood, NJ
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Cost: Free
A Celebration with Food Trucks, Gourmet Crafters and More! The Anglesea Night Market brings food trucks, high end crafters, and live music. There will be close to 20 food trucks and plenty to see. Plus some the restaurants and shops in the area will be participating out on the street.

Swedesboro Food Truck Thursdays
Select Thursdays: June 28th, July 26th & August 23rd, 2018: 5pm to 9pm.
Swedesboro Auction Park
(between Locke and Leahy Aves at Anderson)
Swedesboro, New Jersey
Cost: Free
This events features an evening of family fun with Music and Food trucks

June 2018 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Food Truck Mash-Up
Food Truck Mash-Up: Jersey vs. Philly
Saturday, June 2, 2018; 5 PM – 11 PM
Meadowlands Racetrack
1 Racetrack Dr
East Rutherford, New Jersey
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Cost: online $5, $8 at the door. Kids under 5 years of age are admitted for free.
Philly food trucks compete with NJ for prizes at this annual event. Includes a Beer Garden, Live Music, Kids activities, Harness racing, and more!

NJ craft beer food truck festival
NJ Craft Beer & Food Truck Festival
June 2, 2018: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Mercer County Park Festival Grounds
197 Blackwell Road
Pennington, NJ,
(609) 303-0700
Cost: 21 years and older: $7 Ages 13-20: $5 Children 12 & under: FREE
There will be a $5 parking charge per car.
Advance tickets will not be sold for this event. Cash will be accepted at the Admission Gate upon attendance
16 food trucks, 8 NJ craft breweries, live music, artisan crafters and activities for children. Beer Garden will be open from noon to 5 p.m.

South Jersey Arts Festival
June 2, 3, 2108
Appel Farm Arts and Music Center
457 Shirley Road
Elmer, NJ 08318
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Contact: Melissa Tevere, Phone: 856-358-2472, Email:
Event Cost: $15, Single Day, $25 VIP, $40 Overnight Experience
This weekend family festival is jam-packed with performances, innovative arts exhibits and immersive workshops. The event features live music and performance art, student-based performances, crafters and artists, delicious fare from gourmet food trucks, local wine and craft brews. Check out the “Art of Wine-Making” tent hosted by various South Jersey wineries where you can meet the winemakers, learn the secrets to making great wine and sample exclusive vintages. Drop off your kids at “Kids Camp” where they can experience the magic of Appel Farm’s summer camp while parents enjoy the festival. Camp under the stars on Saturday night and enjoy a campfire, s’mores and a special musical performance. On Sunday morning, novice and experienced riders can join the South Jersey Cycling Tour. Don’t miss this special family kick-off to the summer where you will discover what makes Appel Farm the leading arts education center in South Jersey!

Mendham Food Truck and Music Festival
Saturday, June 16th, 2018; 11am to 7pm
Mendham Borough Park
Park Ave & Mountain Ave
Mendham, NJ
Cost: $5
Celebrating Abner Doubleday Day, this event features over 20 gourmet food trucks, 3 great bands, craft beer & sangria garden, kids activities,
Proceeds will benefit for the food pantry.

4th Annual Sea Isle City Food Truck Invitational
June 22 - June 24, 2018
63rd St at Landis Ave
Sea Isle City, New Jersey
Cost: Free admission
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This 3 day event features some of the best food trucks in the Northeast. . There will also be crafters, live music, and family fun!

July 2018 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Food Trucks & Fireworks
July 4 @ 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuckerton Seaport
120 W. Main Street
Tuckerton, NJ 08087
Phone: (609) 296 – 8868
Join in on their July 4th celebration with fireworks presented by the Pinelands July 4th Fireworks Committee. The event also fearures a variety food trucks and brews!

Sussex taps trucks festival
Sussex Taps, Trucks & Fireworks
Saturday, July 7, 2018; 11:00 AM 9:00 PM
Sussex County Fairgrounds
Augusta, NJ
This fun filled family event features over 25 Gourmet Food Trucks, partnered with some incredible bands, make for an enchanting and fulfilling afternoon. Bring your appetite, lawn chairs, 4 legged friends and blankets. Dine on excellent food, while enjoying the beer and sangria garden along with the amazing sounds. Spectacular Fireworks show at 9:30pm

Hermirage Food Truck Festival
The Hermitage Food Truck Festival
July 21, 2018: 11:00 AM -- 6:00 PM
The Hermitage Museum
335 North Franklin Tpk
Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey 07423
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Cost: $5; Free for children under 5
This annual event features over 14 different food trucks, you can explore a variety of different cuisines or keep it simple. It's your choice! Craft beer, live bands and fun activities for the kids will also be part of the day's offerings. Bring a blanket or a chair and picnic the day away on our beautiful property while listening to live performances by local bands. Proceeds from this event support the Hermitage Museum

September 2018 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest at Yogi Berra Stadium
Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest at Yogi Berra Stadium
Saturday, September 29, 2018; 12pm to 7pm
Yogi Berra Stadium
8 Yogi Berra Drive
Little Falls, NJ
Contact: Kirsten Muhaw; Phone: 973-450-1070, Email:
Cost: Entry is $5 for 13 & Older; Free for Kids 12 & Younger. Parking is Free
This all-day party is fun for the whole family. Parking is FREE. The Food Truck & Craft Beer Fest will feature more than 20 food trucks with a variety of delicious fare, a beer garden with over 50 different craft beers, and great live music. Family Fun will also include a Bounce House, a Mechanical Bull and plenty of backyard games including Knockerball, Ladderball, KanJam and Cornhole.

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