Category archives for: Massachusetts

Leominster, MA: Full Moon and Full Bellies Expected at Food Truck Festival

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Harvest Moon Food Truck Festival September 8 at Sholan Farms

Wocester, MA: Worcester Public Schools’ Nutritional Focus Transitions from Summer Food Truck to School Cafeteria

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In Worcester, where 74 percent of public school children are eligible for free or reduced priced meals, there were 42 distribution sites (31 of them open and 11 requiring pre-registration), including the city’s main library in Salem Square and at branches. The food truck stopped at more than a dozen of those sites Monday through Saturday.

Boston, MA: Food Initiatives, Food Trucks Need to Get Their Act Together

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The City of Boston’s Office of Food Initiatives has, pun intended, a pretty full plate. As popular as various food programs are, and as much as they have grown, I don’t know if they have had much, if any, increased staffing.

Watertown, MA: Food Truck Festival Coming to Watertown’s Arsenal on the Charles

Poster for Food Truck Watertown event.

The Arsenal on the Charles will host a food truck festival with a bit of a twist.

Wellfleet, MA: Vendor is Hungry for a Chance

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Food trucks won’t be allowed in the Cape Cod National Seashore this summer but might be there next year.

Somerville, MA: Welcome Summer with the Food Truck Festival and Art Market

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The Somerville Food Truck Festival kicks off the Food Truck Festivals of New England 2014 Tour. The event presents a chance for residents living on this side of the Charles River to experience all of the delectable delights usually only found in Boston.

Brookline, MA: BHS Food Truck Petition Easy to Swallow

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We would like to do this because we have found there is not an adequate food option for students after school

Boston, MA: The French-Inspired Cameo Macaron Will Be Boston’s Next 4-Wheeled Food Stop

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Cameo Macaron, a dessert truck specializing in the dainty French cookie (not, of course, to be confused with macaroons, the French macaron’s coconut counterpart).

Boston, MA: A Parking Spot for Mei Mei

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Mei Mei is the new brick-and-mortar restaurant from the team behind food truck Mei Mei Street Kitchen

Needham, MA: Food Truck Regulations May Signal End of 10-year Needham Hot Dog Tradition

Erik Wegner, owner of Ron's Hot Dogs, has operated his food truck outside of the Mobile gas station on Great Plain Avenue for 10 years.

Erik Wegner, who owns Dog Gone Ron’s hot dog cart, said he plans to talk to officials later this month about how the regulations will apply to his business—if his trailer is considered a food truck and if he could be exempt from the regulations.