Foodies rev your engines, the next Truckit Fest is heading to LA’s Union Station on April 3, grab your knife and fork and dig in…
The your eyes are bigger than our tummy event lured an estimated 5000 local foodies when it debuted March 6 and lots more are expected at this one where vendors such as Cheeseball Wagon, Vesuviola and Auntie’s Frybread will cook up a storm.
The historic train station provides a picturesque setting for e monthly event, which costs just $5 for general admission and $25 for a VIP pass which allows access to the Truck Stop Lounge in the Fred Harvey Room– with a live DJ and table service. Start the day at the Wine Bar. e located in the restaurant’s moody art deco bar where Liquid Assets will provide a selection of Chardonnay, Merlot and Shiraz, and the menu of Craft Beers includes Stone IPA, Pyramid Hefeweizen, Fat Tire, Newcastle, Corona, Blue Moon, and Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA.
New trucks participating in April include Meet ‘n Potatoes, Piaggio, Jody Maroni, Happy Cup, Auntie’s Frybread, The Cheeseball Wagon, Macho Nacho, The Yummy One, Louks To Go, Wrap Me Silly, Ludo Truck, and VesuvioLA. There’s also a shopping section filled with homemade art and accessories is now open to the public (no entrance fee needed), and now includes antiques, vintage and collectable items. TruckIt Fest, Sunday April 3rd, from 11 AM-5 PM at Union Station, 800 North Alameda Street. General admission is $5, V.I.P. is $25, and kids under 12 are free. Valet parking costs $15 and self-parking in the Metro Water District Building is $10.
Arrive by who Metro and show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or Destinations Discounts card train ticket get $1 off admission. Tickets are available online or at the event. For more information visit http://www.truckitfest.com or call 866.966.9495.