Vancouver loves its food trucks and after being ranked 3rd in North America when it comes to street eats, word has quickly spread about our delicious selection of curb-side dining options. To celebrate, the City of Vancouver is hosting Street Food Day in Vancouver tomorrow at City Hall.
What Street Food Day in Vancouver
Where 12th and Cambie, north lower parking lot
When Thursday, June 27, 2013 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
There are 114 food truck permits in Vancouver and about 65 are regularily open, according to @StreetFoodApp who mentioned the stat to Erin Ireland on Twitter yesterday. A handful will be on location tomorrow to celebrate Street Food Day.
Food Cart Fest
Aside from ordering up goodies from local food trucks before, during, and after your workday downtown you can get a taste from over two dozen vendors at the annual Food Cart Fest which takes place every Sunday (12:00pm to 5:00pm) from now until September 22nd at 215 West 1st (between the Olympic Village and the Cambie Bridge).
The Food Cart Fest has communal tables, lovely False Creek views, a community market, live music and DJs, crafters, and more. Admission is $2 and children 13 and under get in free. Maximum rate for families is $5 and Vancity Credit Union members get in free.