The idea of "street vending," as in the traditional trucks one might think of on the street corners of New York or Los Angeles, is fading away at least in the Garden State, where business practically shuts down from November through March.
Monmouth Park is excited to announce the return of the Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival! This is easily one of the biggest Jersey Shore summer events. It will take place on August 14th and 15th at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey. Both days will offer amazing food, great music, live horse racing, and much more! Parking and admission are both FREE! CLICK FOR THE FULL LIST OF TRUCKS!
My favorite article ideas start after experiencing a spontaneous day. On Saturday, the weather was great and it was the perfect start to the month of May. I first found myself drinking early afternoon margaritas at Cantina, which is a brand new Mexican restaurant on Jenkinson's Boardwalk. It's a Point Pleasant Beach restaurant you should definitely drink and eat at this summer! After I devoured tacos and a strawberry margarita, I made my way to a food truck festival at Oak Tree Lodge in Wall Township.
With the Memorial Day Weekend officially underway, there are plenty of parades, festivals, and family events taking place around the shore.
Here is the schedule of holiday events for the weekend:
Bradley Beach Memorial Day Weekend Festival
Saturday, May 28 – Sunday, May 29, & Monday, May 30; Rain or shine.
The State of New Jersey considers Island Beach State Park one of the crown jewels of the state park system, so they're looking for food service providers who can provide menu items at the state park that are worthy of its grandeur.
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is opening up its bidding process for food vendors who can provide high quality food daily at its main pav