Riverfront Food Truck Festival Presented By Sprint

ftf 2017 image Riverfront Food Truck Festival Presented By Sprint

Hartford’s premiere food truck event returns to the Mortensen Riverfront Plaza July 6th, 7th, and 8th! This three-day event will feature over 20 trucks serving up the best mobile culinary cuisine in the region! There will also be live musical performances, entertainment, and family fun!

HOURS

Thursday, July 6 (11:00 am – 8:00 pm)
Friday, July 7 (11:00 am – 8:00 pm)
Saturday, July 8 (11:00 am – 8:00 pm)

COST OF ADMISSION

Admission to the Riverfront Food Truck Festival is free.  The Mortensen Riverfront Plaza is a public park and attendees can leave and return during the hours of the festival.  Each truck sets their own prices for food and drink.

GETTING THERE

The Mortensen Riverfront Plaza is located at 300 Columbus Boulevard in Hartford, CT. Multiple parking garages are located in the vicinity.  Another great option to avoid traffic and the hassle of parking is to take CT FastrakClick here to plan your trip today.  Access to the plaza is also available by foot from East Hartford via the Founders Bridge.

BAR HOURS

The bar will be open from 11:00am – 8:00pm on all days.  Attendees must be 21+ in order to receive a wrist band to purchase or sample alcohol.

WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY

The Mortensen Riverfront Plaza is wheelchair accessible.  There are elevators and ramps up to and on the plaza.

ITEMS NOT PERMITTED

  • Toy guns or realistic weapons
  • Items containing gunpowder of any time, including sparklers and Snap-n-Pops, are illegals in Riverfront Parks and strictly prohibited
  • Items that involve the firing or jettison of water
  • Items that involve projectiles
  • Silly String

ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, JULY 6TH

  • 11:00am – 6:00pm :  DJ onsite playing music
  • 6:00pm 8:00pm The Kenny Mehler Band

FRIDAY, JULY 7TH

  • 11:00am – 6:00pm :  DJ onsite playing music
  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm Diminishing Jim
  • 7:00pm 8:00pm Nekita Waller

SATURDAY, JULY 8TH

  • 12:00pm – 12:30pm :  CONNECT A Cappella
  • 12:30pm 2:00pm TBD
  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm TBD
  • 3:00pm 4:00pm TBD
  • 4:00pm 5:00pm : Taija New

PARTICIPATING FOOD TRUCKS

(as of June 15th, lineup subject to change)

  • Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ
  • Ben & Jerry’s
  • Bricins Festival Foods
  • Chompers
  • Ice Cream Time
  • Jay R Thai & Chinese
  • Joe’s Yellow Sub Machine
  • Maui Wowie
  • Mike’s Concessions
  • New Haven Pizza Truck
  • Poutine Gourmet
  • The Rolling Dish
  • Request A Chef
  • Quick Bites

Photos: 2016 Riverfront Food Truck Festival

Get a taste of the 2016 Riverfront Food Truck Festival!

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2016 Riverfront Food Truck Festival: The Trucks

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Lunchtime Meditation With West Hartford Yoga At Food Truck Festival

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07/05/2016

Kenny Mehler Band Performing At The Food Truck Festival July 7th

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07/05/2016

Try Out The Samsung Virtual Reality Headset At The Sprint Van

Stop by Sprint van at the Riverfront Food Truck Festival to take the Samsung Virtual Reality Headset for a ride!

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The Voice’s Braiden Sunshine Performing At Food Truck Festival July 7th

CT native and star of The Voice Braiden Sunshine will perform at the 2016 Riverfront Food Truck Festival!

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Taylor Swift Tribute & Trivia For A Chance To Win Awesome Merch At Food Truck Fest

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Mike Thomas Performing At The Food Truck Festival July 8th

Catch CT singer/songwriter Mike Thomas live at the 2016 Riverfront Food Truck Festival!

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