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Riverfront Food Truck Festival 2017 Presented By Sprint

Thursday

Jul 6, 2017 – 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

(daily for 3 times)

300 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103 Map

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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 Fastrak! Click 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
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