LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — The first ever DMV Food Truck Week, a celebration of community, small businesses and, of course, food, begins Friday.
Below is a list of events that have been planned so far, but the DMV Food Truck Association says more may be added. You can follow them on Twitter @DMVFTA or visit their website for the latest details.
Alexandria Food Truck Rodeo
Friday, June 6, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Southern Towers Apartments
4901 Seminary Road, Alexandria
Hosted by the West End Business Association, this festival will feature face painting for the kids, a watermelon-eating contest, a beer corral by Port City Brewing Company and great DMV Food Trucks:
· Borinquen Lunch Box
· DC Slices
· Curbside Cupcakes
· Doug the Food Dude
· Red Hook Lobster Pound DC
· Sinplicity Ice Cream
Food & Brew
Saturday, June 7
Food Trucks at Local Breweries
Alexandria & D.C.
Enjoy tastings, tours and growlers at the following local breweries. Pair your favorite beers with your favorite foods from these trucks:
Capital Chicken & Waffles at Chocolate City Beer
12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
2801 8th St. NE, Washington, DC
Carolina Q at Atlas Brew Works
2052 West Virginia Ave. NE #102, Washington, DC
Borinquen Lunch Box at Port City Brewing
1 – 6 p.m.
3950 Wheeler Ave., Alexandria, VA
Petworth Food Truck Supper Club
Thursday, June 12, 6 – 7:30 pm
9th and Upshur Streets NW at Georgia Avenue
Food trucks can serve more than just lunch! Enjoy a community dinner with your neighbors in Petworth and get food from KaftaMania, Neat Meat and Dolci Gelati.
Cars & Couture
Saturday, June 14, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tanger Outlet Mall, 6800 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill, MD
Join this Father’s Day weekend celebration featuring live music, shopping, luxury cars, and some of the DMV’s favorite food trucks including:
• Carolina Q
• Crepe Love
• DC Ballers
• DC Slices
• Jamaican Mi Crazy
• Kafta Mania