The Midwest’s Premiere Food Truck Festival is Back

In 2023 On August 19-20.


Click here for the 2023 launch press release January 30, 2023



The Midwest’s Premiere Food Truck Festival is Back

Friday August 19th, Saturday, Aug 20th and Sunday, Aug 21st 


Official 2022 Press Release!

“Our mission is to facilitate food tourism and create more vibrancy for our great city”.  We are very excited about the new location move and look forward to bringing the ultimate foodie experience to the Scioto Mile and Bicentennial Park” , says Mike Gallicchio & Chas Kaplan.  -2011

2022 Press:

August 16, 2022 The Columbus Dispatch

August 19, 2022 Good Day Columbus
January 25, 2022 The Columbus Dispatch

2021 Press:



Post 2021 Festival Write Up – The Columbus Dispatch

ABC 6 On your Side – TV

NBC4 – Columbus

Spectrum News – Write Up

The Return – The Lantern

The Return – The Columbus Dispatch

July 21, 2021 The Columbus Dispatch reporting on The Columbus Food Truck Festival 


Thanks to The Daily Meal for naming The Columbus Food Truck Festival as one of the Best and Largest Food Truck Rally’s in America. Click here to see the slideshow.

Big thanks to Columbus Underground for naming The Columbus Food Truck Festival the number one food event in Columbus! We’re honored, and hope you’re excited for this year’s event coming up August 12-13!  Best Culinary Events in Columbus

Thanks Vacation Idea Magazine for naming The Columbus Food Truck Festival one of the 10 Best Food Truck Festivals in the United States!! We’re very honored not only for ourselves but Columbus. Bringing tourism into our great city was always part of our plan and it looks like it’s starting to happen!

Thank you for listing Columbus Food Truck Festival 2015 in your April Issue what a great honor and what a great honor for Columbus!

Columbus Business First – Brewery District Food Truck Festival Kicking off Friday

This Week Community News – Food Truck Fest is Nov. 1 in Brewery District

Pedal Instead – 3rd Annual Columbus Food Truck Festival 2013

NBC4 – Columbus Food Truck Fest 2013 NBC4 Interview

Capital-Style – Columbus Community: Food Truck Festival

Columbus Underground – Food Truck and Cart Festival Invades Columbus Commons on Friday

Columbus Live – Staff Pick: Ohio Food Truck and Cart Fest

The Columbus Dispatch – Food trucks and carts draw crowds to Columbus Commons

The CW Columbus – Street Team: Columbus Food Truck & Cart Fest

The Breakfast Grub Guy – Festival Review: Columbus Food Truck & Cart Fest

Local Matters – Columbus Food Truck Fest for Local Foods Week

Columbus Live – Preview: Columbus Food Truck & Cart Fest

Easy Travel Mom – Food From a Truck

Ruth E. Hendricks Photography – 3 Year Blogoversary- Food Truck and Cart Fest, Columbus Ohio

614 Columbus – Truckin’

ABC 6 On Your Side – Good Day Columbus

This Week News

Biz Journals – Columbus 

2018 CFTF Commercial


2023 Band Line Up