Thursday, May 2, 2013

Chow Down Uptown

Chow Down Uptown - A Food Truck Festival Announces 2013 Dates
One location, 18 trucks, 6 dates this summer

What:           Chow Down Uptown- A Food Truck Festival
Where:        7th Street Station Parking Lot (224 E 7th Street)
When:          Thursday, May 2, 2013 (Future dates: May 16, June 6, July 11, Aug. 1 and 22)
                        5 – 9pm
Charlotte, NC – May 1, 2013 – Chow Down Uptown is back for its third year! Charlotte’s largest food truck festival showcases local food trucks at the 7th Street Parking Lot (located across from the 7th Street Public Market). Food vendors will be selling delicious choices including gourmet pizza, Italian heroes, pulled pork grilled cheese sandwiches, BBQ ribs, pastries, cupcakes and more.

All Chow Down events this year will be held on Thursdays: May 16, June 6, July 11, August 1 and August 22. The events go on rain or shine (unless there is a severe storm or lightening). Food trucks include:

Auto Burger and Fry Guys
Clover Joe’s
Cupcake Delirium
Gourmet Goombahs
Herban Legend
Icy Treats
King of Pops
Roots Farm Food
Sal’s Roadside Eatery
Smoke and Go
Southern Cake Queen
Sunrise Grill and Sandwich Co.
The Homegrown Crepe
The Roaming Fork
The Wingzza Truck
Turkey And…

Parking is available for $5.00 at the Secure Parking Lot adjacent to Chow Down.  Please do NOT bring a cooler of alcoholic beverages as this is not BYOB. Alcoholic beverages can be purchased across the street from Chow Down at the 7th Street Public Market! FREE admission (food vendor pricing applies). Guests are welcome to bring outdoor chairs.

Please visit for more event information and the latest vendor participants. Some food vendors do not accept debit/credit cards; ATM available in 7th St. Public Market.