Mayor Jimmy Davis Welcomes You to Bayonne
Mayor Jimmy Davis is thrilled to announce that Bayonne will be hosting its fourth annual food truck festival on Saturday, May 6, from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. This much-anticipated event will showcase the culinary talents of the best food trucks in the region. Whether you’re a Bayonne resident or a visitor from a neighboring community, this festival is the perfect opportunity to indulge in a wide array of delicious cuisines.
A Gastronomic Adventure on Avenue E
The festival will take place on Avenue E, between 22nd and 24th Streets. As you stroll through the vibrant street, you’ll be enveloped in the tantalizing aromas of food trucks, tents, and tables. With vendors offering a diverse range of mouthwatering dishes from various cultures, your taste buds are in for a treat.
Prepare to be wowed by the fantastic lineup of participating vendors. From the delectable creations of House of Cupcakes and Horman’s Best Pickles to the savory delights of Twisted Steaks and The Little Sicilian, your options are endless. Indulge in the scrumptious offerings of NYC Mack Truck, Cubano X-Press, and Angry Archies. And don’t forget to satisfy your sweet tooth with treats from Just Delicious Kettlecorn, Cold Stone Creamery, and Chava’s Empanadas. These are just a few of the incredible vendors who will be serving up their culinary masterpieces at the festival.
More Than Just Food
While exceptional food takes center stage, the festival offers much more. Bring the kids along and let them enjoy thrilling rides and create sand art. For the adults, there will be a beer and wine garden, where you can unwind and savor a refreshing drink while enjoying the lively atmosphere.
Groove to the Music
Get ready to tap your feet and sway to the rhythm of live music. Two amazing bands will be performing throughout the day. Who Brought the Dog, a New Jersey-based group, will rock the stage with their energetic renditions of classic rock hits. From The Doors to AC/DC and Bruce Springsteen, they cover it all. White Wing, based in Wall Township, will captivate you with their timeless classic rock sound and original compositions. They recently released their single, “For Your Life,” dedicated to the innocent lives lost in the war in Ukraine. Prepare for a musical journey that will keep you entertained for hours.
Join Us at the Bayonne Food Truck Festival
Admission to the festival is free, allowing you to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere without any barriers. Purchase your favorite food, beverages, and children’s rides as you please.
Stay Safe and Informed
To ensure a smooth and secure event, certain sections of Avenue E will be closed to traffic. Keep an eye out for “Road Closed,” “Local Traffic Only,” and “No Parking” signs. Variable message signs will provide motorists with essential information. The Police and Fire Department will work together to establish safety perimeters. Please note the designated parking lots at 23rd Street and Church Lane (Lots 6 and 7), East 26th Street between Broadway and Avenue E (Lots 8 and 9), and the Barnabas Medical Center parking deck at 24th Street and DelMonte Drive. Additionally, public metered parking along the Broadway corridor will be available. Ensure you follow parking regulations as pay station and parking meter enforcement will be in effect.
Rain Date Information
If the weather doesn’t cooperate on Saturday, May 6, don’t worry. The rain date for the festival is set for Sunday, May 7, with the same hours and details as the original date. A decision regarding the use of the rain date will be made by the day before in the event of severe inclement weather.
Join us at the Bayonne Food Truck Festival, a celebration of culinary delights that will leave you craving more. Come and discover the vibrant community of Bayonne. We can’t wait to welcome you!