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Tag: Moveable Feast 2013

July
25th

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 year, the footprint and number of food trucks participating has increased. The event is Sunday July 28, 2013, at Cheney.
Cheney Stadium filled quickly at last year’s Moveable Feast, as this photo details.

They’re restaurants with steering wheels, food emporiums atop four tires with menus of scratch-made eats. When nearly 40 mobile food trucks gather Sunday at Cheney Stadium, it will be a pop-up food court like no other in the South Sound.

The one-day festival Moveable Feast runs from noon-5 p.m. Sunday. It’s free except for the cost of food and five bucks for parking. A VIP $10 ticket buys early entry and parking (see below for details).

Credit tricky municipal regulations, a smaller inventory of food creators or shaky economics, but Tacoma’s mobile truck scene has remained far-flung and small.

The South Sound is home to at least a few-dozen trucks or carts — most of which serve Mexican food, but there’s also Filipino, barbecue, hot dogs, cake and even frozen yogurt — but unlike Seattle and Olympia, no pods or cart lots exist here for trucks to gather on a regular basis. Read more »

Aug.
9th

Food truck meetup: Moveable Feast announces 2013 date and a mini festival

The organizers of Moveable Feast, the food cart meetup held two weeks ago at Cheney Stadium, have announced next year’s date for the mobile restaurant festival and also have plans for a smaller event in September. Here are the dates to save – Sept. 8 for the smaller mobile restaurant meetup and July 28, 2013 is the date for next year’s Moveable Feast. Read more »