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Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival

May 23, 2020 from 11:00am to 05:00pm

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Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival Day 1

Gather your friends and come hungry because it’s time for our annual Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival! The Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival is back – and ready to kick off our festival season! 

This year’s Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival will feature over 40 mouth-watering trucks serving everything from fresh-made empanadas, to ocean-fresh lobster rolls, to warm and gooey Belgian Waffle sundaes.

Enjoy live music all three days of the festival.

Saturday – After The Reign
Sunday – Joisey Devils & Jessica Rose
Monday – Chris Morrisy

In addition, FREE Family Fun Day activities will take place Saturday and Sunday including clowns, face painters, pony rides and a bounce house.

Participating vendors include: Ann’s Catering, Bites & Bowls, Chank’s Grab ‘n Go, Chimney Cake Factory, Cold Stone Creamery, Cousins Maine Lobster, Dags Dippers, Del Toro Tapas, Dellano’s Food Service, El Lechon de Negron, Empanada Guy, Empanada Monster, Enzo’s Pizza and Subs, Fork in the Road, Four Boys Concessions, Good Food=Good Mood, Highway 2 Ohana, House of Cupcakes, Jersey Roll, Joe Smoke BBQ, Luigi’s Ice Cream, Ma & Pa’s Tex-Mex BBQ, Mac’s Bar-B-Que, Mary, The Queen of Pork, Max’s Famous Hotdogs, MozzArepas, Pazzo Pizza, Pita Bowl, Playa Bowls, “Pompier’s” Pierogi Flats, Shake Shack, Star of the Sea Seafood, Tacoholics, The Little Sicilian Riceballs, Tony’s Italian Sausage, Torta Truck, Twisted Steaks, Your Sister’s Balls

There is always something new, exciting and delicious on the menu at the Jersey Shore Food Truck Festival. So bring your family, bring your friends, come one day or come all three. Just don’t miss the most delicious summer kick-off party on the Jersey Shore – at Monmouth Park Racetrack, your best bet for summertime family fun.

General Information
General parking $5
Grandstand admission $5
Children 12 and under always FREE
Gates open 8am, First Race TBD
No pets allowed
Coolers and BYO are permitted in the picnic area only

Festival Calendar

May

May 23, 2020 - May 25, 2020 from 11:00am to 05:00pm

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June

June 7, 2020 from 10:00am to 06:00pm

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June 27, 2020 - June 28, 2020 from 11:00am to 05:00pm

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July

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July 11, 2020 - July 12, 2020 from 11:00am to 05:00pm

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August

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September

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Seating & Boxes

Family Activities

Gift Shop

Restaurants & Concessions

Concessions

Max's Famous Hot Dogs

Available every live race day in two locations: outside, adjacent to walking ring & inside first floor Grandstand, north end.

Strollo's Lighthouse Italian Ice

Located inside first floor Grandstand

Heartbeat Hot Sauce Fried Chicken Sandwich

Located outside north end of Grandstand at entrance to picnic area.

Derby Dogs

Located inside first floor Grandstand

New York Pizza by the Slice

Located inside first floor Grandstand

Viva Empanada

Located inside first floor Grandstand

Bars

Lady's Secret Bar

Located outside first floor Clubhouse, adjacent to walking ring.

Tito's Finish Line Pub

Located inside first floor Grandstand, south end.

William Hill Sports Bar

Located inside first floor Grandstand.

Kentucky Ale Tap Room

Located inside first floor Grandstand, north end.

Coors Lite Silverbulletday Bar

Located inside first floor Grandstand.

Bud Lite Champions Bar

Located inside first floor Grandstand.

Miller Time Bar

Located inside first floor Grandstand.

Wine Bar

Located inside first floor Grandstand.

Brinley Gold Shipwreck Bar

Located in the Picnic Area featuring Rum Buckets and $3 drafts.

Bud Lite Top of the Stretch Bar

Located in picnic area.

Patio Terrace Teletheater Bar

Located on first floor Clubhouse, inside Patio Terrace Teletheater.  Open after the races.