Category archives for: Tennessee

Johnson, TN: First Friday Cook-Off Offers Participants Chili Solution to Chilly Night

Volunteers serve up chili from each of the 13 participating downtown businesses on the left, while customers line up to sample the fare on the right during the First Friday chili cook-off. (Max Hrenda/Johnson City Press)

First Friday offers attendees a chance to explore the various places and products downtown has to offer. According to Ruhm — an FOD member and co-owner of Energy Fitness, located downtown at 212 E. Main St. — the November First Friday also offered attendees a chance to give back to their community while having a good time.

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


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.

Nashville, TN: Bites Names a Winner to Help Judge the Nashville Street Food Awards


Nashville’s food truck community is growing stronger all the time and there are eight new trucks participating this year for a total of 35 trucks

Nashville, TN: Dallas Shaw keeps Hoss’ Busy with Anniversary, New Truck

Dallas Shaw and Hoss’ Loaded Burgers plan to open a second food truck.
(Photo: Jud Davis Photography)

In August, Nashville’s stuffed-burger food truck Hoss’ Loaded Burgers celebrates its third anniversary and a brand new, second truck.

Nashville, TN: Find Good Eats in Food Trucks


If you’re into the food truck phenomenon, you won’t want to miss a trip to Uncle Dave Macon Days this year.

Nashville, TN: Nashville Food Trucks Book Launch Party this Saturday (Plus a Giveaway)


Nashville Food Trucks: Stories & Recipes from the Road features the stories of how and why Nashville’s favorite food truck operators got started, as well as recipes for signature menu items.

Knoxville, TN: Savory & Sweet Food Truck Does Brisk Business on 1st Day Downtown


Knoxville’s first downtown food truck served lunch for the first time Thursday under the city’s pilot program, and business was good.

Memphis, TN: Pop’s Smokehouse BBQ


There’s something on the menu for everyone, such as BBQ Nachos with fresh pulled pork, tortilla chips, signature sauce, jalapenos, and a dusting of their very own bbq rub (seasoning) to Pop’s BBQ Parfait which consists of a bbq meal in one cup, along with the all-popular Mesquite Grilled Chicken Wraps with artisan jalapeno mayo!

Nashville, TN: Nashville Food Trucks will Compete at Farmers Market

Retro Sno is one of the participating food trucks in the Market Takeover.
(Photo: File / The Tennessean )

The events are free, but $50 VIP tickets are available for the marathon viewing party, with brunch catered by Riffs Fine Street Food, two drink tickets and a special seating area.

Knoxville, TN : Food Trucks Roll into Knoxville with Local Support

Food Trucks assemble in the market square area.
Ryan McGill/ TNJN

The trucks seemed to start at the Farmers’ Market in downtown Knoxville and from there began popping up around the city with locations and days posted on their social media sites.