Written by Andrea Sturdivant|April 19, 2017
Last Friday more than ten food trucks will fire up their ovens, grills and fryers for the 2017 Matthews Food Truck Fridays.
From tasty and delicious cupcakes, wings and grilled mac-n-cheese sandwiches, to New York style hot dogs, Hibachi, and Chinese food.
Matthews Food Truck Fridays will take over Stumptown Park every 2nd and 4th Fridays each month. This event features over ten of the best food trucks from Charlotte and surrounding areas.
The food truck event brings free activities for the kids where they will enjoy volley ball, Bouncer, Caterpillar slider and photo fun booth with radio station 107.9 The WLINK.
The admission to the festival is free and includes live music, food trucks and activities for families. Below we rounded up some of the food trucks that will be at the event and offering their signature menu items that each is known for.
Ruthie’s – Authentic Southern food with a twist! Pulled Pork Mac n’ Chz Melt, Meatloaf Mac n’ Chz Melt, COLLARD GREEN QUESADILLA, Mac n’ Chz Grilled Chz and Best Sandwich Melt (Half Pulled Pork/Half Meatloaf Mac n’ Chz).
Dragon Boat – known for its sizzling Hibachi and Chinese food, you can choose from their appetizers of crab rangoon, egg rolls or buffalo wings. They also serve Lo Mein noodles, Fried rice and Green Tea cheesecake.
JessKakes – known for its gourmet desserts of cupcakes, cookies, cake pops, mini cheesecakes, brownies and other pastries. They offer beverages such as coffee, fresh squeezed strawberry lemonade, lemonade and sweet tea.