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Rapid City, SD: Food Truck Frenzy hits Rapid City

Customers line up at The Slide Show and Aloha Plate food trucks adjacent to Main Street Square in Rapid City Saturday afternoon.

“The Great Food Truck Race” journey ends for the team that makes the least amount of money each week until there is one team left to claim the cash prize. The grand prize for the winner has varied between the seasons going from $50,000 to $100,000 and then to $50,000 along with their custom food truck. The show will air beginning in August on the Food Network.

Rapid City, SD: City’s 1st Food Truck Offers Gourmet On the Go

Tim Nevadomski prepares Bourbon St. Chicken inside his Curbside Cuisine cart at the Black Hills Farmers Market in Rapid City on Saturday, July 23, 2011. Nevadomski's food cart includes a grill, deep fryer, mini oven and refrigerator. photo credit - Aaron Rosenblatt/Journal staff

“We had saved some money in anticipation and were hoping this would be a good jumping-off point,” he said.

Rapid City, SD: City Weighs Changes to Sidewalk Vendor Program

Brady Douglas, co-owner of Phantasy Franks, sets up his hot-dog stand in Art Alley on Thursday, July 21, 2011. Douglas and his business partner, Kyle Comes, said their business has suffered because the city let one person snap up 10 of the 12 permitted locations for hotdog carts. (Ryan Soderlin/Journal staff)

Rapid City is considering changes to its sidewalk vendor program to prevent one person from monopolizing the sale of street food, cut flowers and nonalcoholic beverages downtown in the future.