Best Food Truck Festivals and Events in New Jersey

Features 2019 festivals with food trucks, live entertainment,
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Food Truck Festivals in New Jersey

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April 2019 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

MDA Food Truck Festival
The MDA Eats N Beats Food Truck and Music Festival
April 20, 2019; from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
on the grounds of The Roebling Museum
100 2nd Ave
Roebling, NJ
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This family event features continuous music all day, a variety of food trucks, beer, children's activities, vendors and an upscale silent auction this is going to be a day to remember!
Proceeds from the day will go to The Muscular Dystrophy Association, and will stay local! MDA supports local families who are fighting the multiple diseases that afflict the muscular system, from Duchene's Muscular Dystrophy to ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease.

Down to Earth Food Truck Festival
April 27, 2019, 11AM – 5PM
Duffield’s Farm
280 Chapel Heights Rd
Sewell, NJ
Cost: free
This fun, family event features, entertainment, food trucks including the Cannoli Express, I Got Crabs, Top Shelf Mobil Cuisine, Flamin Foods, The Little Sicilian Riceballs, Jeremiah’s Custom Cuisine, Fireman Freddie’s BBQ, Mamas Meatballs, Sugar Matta Waffle Pops, IL Fuoco Dentro, & More! Also you won’t want to miss live entertainment for the day, There will also have some interactive Earth Day activities for Kids!

Paramus Food Truck Festival
April 28, 2019; 11AM – 7PM
Nordstrom Parking Lot
One Garden State Plaza
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!

May 2019 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Skylands Food Truck Festival
Skylands Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
Saturday, May 4, 2019; 12:00 - 7:00 PM
Skylands Stadium
94 Championship Place
Augusta, NJ 07822
(973) 383-7644
Adults: $5, Children 12 and under: 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

Chester Food truck Festival
Chester Food Truck and Music Festival
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11 AM - 7 PM
Municipal Field
134 Main St,
Chester, NJ
Cost: $5
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Over 20 gourmet food trucks, 3 great bands, craft beer & sangria garden, kids activities, benefit for the Chester First Aid Squad, Chester Food Pantry & Historic Chester Business Association. 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.

Burlington Food Truck Festival
First Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival
May 4, 2019: 3pm - 8pm (Event is rain or shine)
Burlington County Fairgrounds
1990 Jacksonville-Jobstown Road
Columbus, NJ 08022
Event Contact Phone: 609-265-5858, Email:
Event Cost: $10 with VIP Tent at $300; Parking is free.
Tickets on sale on March 1 and must be purchased online.
The afternoon will feature Gourmet Food Trucks, Craft Beer from local breweries, local wine, live bands and a Kentucky Derby viewing area!
Arms 2 Artisans will be hosting the beer garden and will feature beers from Backward Flag Brewing Co., Bolero Snort Brewery, Screamin' Hill Brewery, Third State Brewing, River Horse Brewing Co., Pinelands Brewing Company, Three 3's Brewing, and Brotherton Brewing Company Wine tent hosted by Arms 2 Artisans featuring Valenzano Winery.
Live music by Billy Walton Band and The GoodManFiske Band

Toms River Food Fest
Toms River Food Fest
May 4, 2019; 11AM – 8PM, Rain Date May 5
Downtown Toms River
Washington Street
Toms River, NJ
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Cost: Free
Toms River Food Fest features the best food trucks, arts, crafts and vendor booths, free children's rides and live music from great local bands. The 21 and over crowd is invited to the beer and wine garden

Branchburg Fod Truck Musical Festival
Branchburg Food Truck & Music Festival
May 11, 2019; 11AM – 7PM
White Oak Park
235 Baird Rd
Branchburg, NJ
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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! 20 Gourmet Food Trucks, beer & sangria, partnered with some incredible bands, vendors and kids activities make for an enchanting and fulfilling Spring day.Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Branchburg in conjunction with Branchburg Township

Bayonne Food Truck Music Festival
Bayonne Food Truck Fest
May 18, 2019; 12PM – 7PM
22 – 24th Streets & Avenue
Bayonne, NJ
Cost: Free Admission
A family friendy event with a fun-filled day of drinks, a beer & wine garden, live bands, face painting, and of course 30+ food trucks.

Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival
Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival
May 25, 26, 27, 2019
Monmouth Park Racetrack
175 Oceanport Ave.
Oceanport, NJ 07757
General parking $5, Grandstand admission $5, Children 12 and under always FREE
This year's Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival will feature over 40 mouth-watering trucks serving everything from fresh-made empanadas, to ocean-fresh lobster rolls, to warm and gooey Belgian Waffle sundaes. Enjoy live music all three days of the festival. In addition, FREE Family Fun Day activities will take place Saturday and Sunday including clowns, face painters, pony rides and a bounce house. There is always something new, exciting and delicious on the menu at the Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival. So bring your family, bring your friends, come one day or come all three. Just don't miss the most delicious summer kick-off party on the Jersey Shore - at Monmouth Park Racetrack, your best bet for summertime family fun.

June 2019 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Roxbury Food Truck Fest
June 1, 11AM – 7PM
Horseshoe Lake Park
72 Eyland Ave.
Roxbury, NJ
Cost: $5
, There will be FREE parking on-site at Horseshoe Lake Park.
This huge food truck festival will feature 20 food trucks, live music, vendors and games for children. Benefits Child & Family Resources.

North Haledon Food Truck Festival

June 8, 2019; 12PM - 7PM
North Haledon Recreation Fields
103 Overlook Ave
North Haledon, NJ
Cost: Free
Join us for a wonderful day to include a variety of food trucks and menu items, music and children's activities.

Clifton Food Truck Festival
June 9, 2019; 11AM – 7PM
181 Colfax Ave
Clifton, NJ
Cost: $5, Kids under 10 are Free
Clifton get ready!! Food! Beer! Music! Fun! New Jersey foodies, eat your hearts out! It's a fun filled family day! 20 Gourmet Food Trucks, beer & sangria garden, vendors, kids activities & it's a Benefit for Boys & Girls Club of Clifton . Bring your appetite, lawn chairs, furry friends, pop ups and blankets. *They are asking all attendees to bring a non-perishable canned or boxed item to help support thr food pantry. Please help those less fortunate.

Downtown Wildwood Inaugural Seafood & Wine Festival
June 15 & 16, 2019
Byrne Plaza
3400 Pacific Avenue
Wildwood, NJ
Cost: Free to Attend
Each day of the festival will bring you some of the Best Food Trucks from the tri-state area along with some far and near Artisan & Seafood Related Vendors, Free Family and Kids Activities (to include but not limited to Corn Hole, Kam Jam, Lawn Jenga, Connect Four, and Face Painting and Bounce House for the kids). There will be Wine & Craft Beer Tasting & sale in Garden/Tent area. Live Band and DJ Music throughout the day.

Six Flags International Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

June 16 & 17, 2019: Noon -7pm
Six Flags Great Adventure
Jackson, NJ
Cost: Cost of Park Admission
Six Flag's annual food truck festival with food trucks full of delicious treats from all over the world, plus beer!
Admission to the festival is included with theme park admission or a season pass. Food is available for an additional fee. Entrance to the event is located in Movietown. Discounted theme park tickets will also be available for the day.

Chatham Food Truck and Multicultural Festival
Saturday, June 22, 2019 ​
Chatham Middle School
480 Main St,
Chatham, NJ
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There will be FREE parking on-site. ​ ​ Online ticket fee: $5 for adults and $3 for children under 12.
It will feature 20 food trucks, live music, vendors and games for children. ​ The event benefits the Chatham Multicultural Committee.

July 2019 New Jersey Food Truck Festivals

Millville 4th of July Fireworks & Food Truck Festival
Saturday, July 6, 2019: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
New Jersey Motorsports Park
8000 Dividing Creek Rd
Millville, NJ 08332
The festival is free for all attendees!
The festival begins at 5:00 p.m. with live music, 15 - 20 food trucks, vendors, a kids zone and more! Fireworks will begin at 9:00 p.m. Come before 5:00 p.m. to enjoy outdoor Go-Karting, dinner at the Finish Line Pub, or make a reservation for axe-throwing at Choppers Hatchet House Outdoors or paintball at NJMP Battlegrounds!

Downtown Galloway 2nd Annual Food Truck Festival
July 6, 2019: 2pm - 8pm
300 E. Jimmie Leeds Rd. Galloway, NJ
Cost: Free
Join for a fun day of food, drinks & entertainment! 30 food trucks, beer & wine garden, car show, kid activities, fireworks and live music from "Don't Call me Francis"

Food Truck Seafood fest
6th Annual Food Truck Seafood Festival
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment
1 Racetrack Drive
East Rutherford, NJ 07073
(201) THE-BIGM
Enjoy great local seafood while watching the eliminations for the Hambletonian Oaks Special $39.95 Seafood Buffet in Pink - for extra $20 per person add a 1 1/4 lb lobster! Call 201-The-BigM for reservations New for 2019:
Who has the best seafood & clam chowder - enter your chowder for a chance to win $500! Complete and return this entry form

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