Category archives for: Tacoma

Tacoma, WA: Your Guide to Pierce County’s Somewhat Invisible Food Truck Offerings

Chuck Maul and Holly Millie tear into a Chicken Sandwich from Mobile Food Command Center at Food Truck Fest in Tacoma's Wright Park, July 20, 2014.
PETER HALEY — Staff photographer

The first is the region’s oldest category of mobile dining: taco trucks serving traditional taqueria eats. The second is a list of trucks with semipermanent locations or regular serving spots. The third is a list of what I call “floater trucks.” Those are trucks you’ll encounter at public gatherings or festivals.

Tacoma, WA: Food Truck Gathering – Moveable Feast is Sunday at Tacoma’s Cheney Stadium

Cheney Stadium filled quickly at last year’s Moveable Feast, as this photo details.

This Tacoma business produces frozen pops with flavors I love – strawberry lemon, lavender orange, minty melon, lemon-berry ginger, strawberry rhubarb.

Seattle, WA: Seattle-Tacoma Residents Can “Peel the Love” May 25-June 2

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Dole picks Emerald City as one of eight stops on summer food truck tour which peels back the fun, health and whimsy of bananas4,800-mile trip co-sponsored by Dole Packaged Foods and Blue Diamond allows residents to taste new recipes and take home FREE sam

Tacoma, WA: Mobile Dining in the Rainy Season? You Bet. Two New Trucks are Open for Business

Fix your dog any way you want it with free condiments at Jay Dogs, a new cart on Center Street in Tacoma.

He buttered and toasted the bun – and the buns are from Tacoma’s Baker Boys. It’s an easy equation. Griddling + toasting = good tasting dogs.

Pacific, WA: Filipino food trucks – Big Boys now open in Pacific, Lumpia World Stops Serving at UWT


The grating chill blew in sideways through the window on the Big Boys Filipino food truck, but the couple working inside didn’t seem bothered much.

Welcome to taco town: Mobile vendors put taco in Tacoma

Joe Barrentine/Staff photographe    The three taco plate with beans and rice at Taqueria El Grande near the intersection of South 72nd Street and South Park Avenue Monday, July 18, 2011.

Bus, truck, trailer. It doesn’t matter what you call a taco truck.

NEWS ALERT: 2011 Metro Parks Tacoma – Concession Cart Vending Program

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Metro Parks Tacoma (MPT) is accepting applications for concession cart vending at select MPT signature and community parks beginning June 1, 2011 through September 5, 2011.