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Toronto Food Truck Festival 2024

One of the biggest summer food festivals in Toronto

Dates: August 2-5, 2024

Toronto Food Truck Festival
Toronto Food Truck Festival

Toronto Food Truck Festival is one of the summer's favorites for Toronto residents and guests. Held at Woodbine Park over a weekend in August, it promises a delectable array of flavors. With its diverse culinary offerings, lively entertainment, and scenic surroundings, this event captures the essence of summer in Toronto.

A Feast for Foodies

Over 40 food trucks and vendors hailing from all corners of Ontario converge at Woodbine Park to offer an impressive selection of mouthwatering dishes. The participating vendors of previous editions included renowned names such as Apple Fritter Factory, 6 Spice Rack, Buster's Sea Cove, and Eva's Original Chimneys.

Truck Options

At the Toronto Food Truck Festival, dietary preferences and restrictions are catered to with a diverse range of options from the participating food trucks. Whether you're a vegetarian, follow a halal diet, prefer vegan dishes, or require gluten-free options, there's something to satisfy every palate and dietary need. The festival also features a beer garden for those seeking a refreshing beverage.

Entertainment Galore

Beyond the culinary delights, the Toronto Food Truck Festival offers jewelry, apparel, gourmet condiments, home decor, and other unique goods from non-food vendors. Visitors can enjoy live music performances showcasing Toronto's local talent or test their gastronomic limits with daily eating challenges. Families can also delight in free games for children, ensuring there's entertainment for everyone.

Dates and Time

The festival kicks off on Friday, August 2, inviting visitors to indulge their taste buds from 5 pm until 10 pm under the warm glow of the setting sun. The festivities continue on Saturday and Sunday, starting at noon and extending into the evening until 10 pm. Finally, on Monday, August 5, the festival bids farewell with a shorter but equally enticing day, welcoming visitors from noon until 8 pm.

Admission and Parking

Admission to the festival is free. Moreover, most food trucks accept debit and credit card payments, allowing visitors to enjoy their favorite dishes without the hassle of carrying cash. Limited street parking and Green P lots in surrounding areas provide parking options for festival attendees.

Explore Woodbine Park

Woodbine Park serves as the idyllic backdrop for the culinary extravaganza. Spanning 28 acres, this paradise for nature lovers features a picturesque pond, a serene boardwalk meandering through lush grasslands, and abundant wildlife, making it the perfect setting for a summer outing. Visitors can also enjoy the park's amenities, including a water play area, playground, sports grounds, and a climbing wall, ensuring a day filled with fun and adventure.

Canadian Food Truck Festivals

The Toronto Food Truck Festival is part of the Canadian Food Truck Festivals series, which aims to celebrate culinary diversity while giving back to the community. Since 2013, these festivals have raised over $300,000 in donations for charitable partners, including the SickKids Foundation, Joseph Brant Hospital Foundation, and William Osler Health System Foundation. By attending the festival, visitors indulge in delicious food and contribute to meaningful causes.

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