FAQ

Please check the frequently asked questions below before contacting us with your questions.  Now, if you still have questions feel free to contact us here.

01

Does the admission price include food tickets?

Answer: No. General and VIP admission cost does not include food tickets.  Food vendors will sell food at additional cost.  Admission includes access to food trucks, entertainment and live music.  

02

What does VIP tickets include?

1hr early entrance 11am; 2 beer tickets and free parking.​

03

Is there and age requirement?

Answer: No.  All ages are welcomed as this is a family event designed for everyone to experience and share. In fact, children 12 and under are admitted free!​

04

Are pets allowed?

No.  Sorry pets are not allowed.  But you are more than welcome to bring a bear of an appetite​!

05

Can I bring in outside food, beverages and alcohol?

Answer: No. Unfortunately outside food, beverages or alcohol is not allowed inside the event. Our goal is to have a diversity of food trucks and beverages onsite to match your tastes.  

06

Will food trucks provide samples of there food?

Yes.  Each food truck will offer samples at cost of their signature dish.  

07

Volunteering?

Please submit any and all volunteer requests to: chgofoodtruckfest@gmail.com

08

Charity

$1 from every ticket sold will be donated to Feed the Children. 

09

Seating

 

There will be seating.  However, we encourage you to bring your lawn chairs as seating will be limited. 

10

Parking

 

Parking passes are no longer available online. 

 

US Cellular parking lots used Lot B 

 

Parking Lot B: 3300 S. Wells St., Chicago, IL 60616

 

11

Directions

 

Getting to US Cellular Field

 

 

 

12

Refunds

 

Chicago Food Truck Fest is a rain or 

shine event. All tickets sales are

final. No exceptions.

 

 

 

13

How Does the Fest Work?

 

For $10 admission all participants

gain entry into the fest. This includes

access up to 20 Gourmet Food Trucks,

live music and a Magic show that begins

at 3:00pm, animation characters as well

as stilt walkers.

 

Food is bought separately, with cash, from each food truck at regular stand prices. However, we have strongly encouraged all participating food trucks to prepare sample size portions for sale but this is not mandatory only as a courtesy.  

 

 

 

14

Weather Policy

 

Chicago Food Truck Fest will progress as plan during light rain.  However, if there is lighting the event will be immediately halted until further notice.  

 

 

15

Entrance

 

Chicago Food Truck Fest patrons are to enter on 35th St.  All patrons will be retrofitted with event bracelets permitting reentry.

 

 

16

Outside Food & Beverages

 

Unfortunately no outside food or beverages may be brought into the venue. No exceptions.

 

Last update June 4th, 2014

17

Will Trucks Run Out of Food?

 

We are working hard to ensure each truck is adequately supplied.  However, we can not predict nor ensure that we can feed the entire Chicago. But, we are working hard to provide onsite storage, informing trucks of the number of tickets sold and estimates. 

  

Last update June 5th, 2014