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Nashville, TN: 30-Plus Food Trucks Battle it Out at Nashville Street Food Awards

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More than 30 food trucks will be battling it out for the best of the best Saturday for the third annual “Nashville Street Food Awards” at Nashville Farmers Market.

Saint Cloud, MN: How Wild Wille’s Food Truck Connects with Customers Using Social Media

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Minnesotans Deb and Les Wille were looking for an ‘off-season’ opportunity to complement their existing horizontal drilling business. Combining their love of food and motorcycles, they landed on a food truck concept called Wild Wille’s Sandwich Shack.

Houston, TX: A Houston Food Truck Where Everything is Made from Skratch

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The truck is the brainchild of Carlos and his partner Paul Hill. After 20-plus years in the restaurant business, the pair found themselves with a little extra time on their hands. And a truckload of ideas.

Hopewell, NJ: Food Truck Friday 2 – More Trucks, Same Great Town

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Food Truck Friday is happening again in Hopewell Borough!

Seattle, WA: Food Truck Serves Up World’s Most Expensive Hot Dog

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The gourmet toppings include teriyaki grilled onions, tender beef, black truffle shavings, caviar and a special Japanese mayo.

Atlanta, GA: One Food Truck’s Fight Against Childhood Obesity

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Happy Belly serves up healthy, organic, locally-sourced option

Buffalo, NY: Meet Big Blue, UB’s first Food Truck

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The 30-foot-long Big Blue food truck, the product of the University at Buffalo’s affiliated Campus Dining and Shops, will begin service at noon before the Bulls’ men’s football game against Duquesne, which kicks off at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in UB Stadium.

Toronto, CAN: King West Eats Comes to an End

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The lot debuted just 3 weeks ago to a buzz that got both food trucks owners and foodies very excited, but a recent opportunity came up to turn the lot into a paid parking lot so it will no longer be offered for lunch time rallies.

Cleveland, OH: Food Trucks Headed Toward Cleveland National Air Show this Weekend

Pick Lickin' Good has lots of fans, even among the other trucks.

Can’t get downtown for the big food truck gatherings on weekdays? Not to worry this weekend, when your craving can be satisfied by 7-9 trucks each day at the E. 9th Street pier.

Akron, OH: Supporting Akron – Akron Food Truck Fridays

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Burritos, tacos, donuts, tacos, sandwiches, tacos, hot dogs, tacos, sushi, tacos, fresh popsicles, tacos… and did I mention more tacos? Believe it or not, I’m not listing the menu for your local Taco Bell. Frolic my fellow Akronites to Akron Food Truck Fridays!