The Columbus Food Truck Festival Returns to Downtown Columbus Friday, Aug 12th and Saturday, Aug 13th 2016

For Immediate Release
Please contact Mike Gallicchio & Chas Kaplan

The 6th Annual Columbus Food Truck Festival at the Columbus Commons
Friday August 12th, Saturday August 13th 2016

COLUMBUS,OHIO– America's largest food truck festival is back this summer bigger and better then ever!!

The 6th annual Columbus Food Truck Festival will be held Friday August 12th & Saturday August 13th  at the

Columbus Commons. The Columbus Food Truck Festival is a two-day event featuring over 70 of the best food

trucks in Ohio, music ,arts & crafts, kids’ activities and family fun for all ages.

The foodie feast begins Friday ,August 12th at 12 pm and continues through the evening of Saturday August 13th

with great food live music and special events. Whether you’re just looking for a great way to spend an afternoon,

a food lover eager to taste a delicious mix of the best food trucks, trailers & carts in Ohio or a music fan looking to

experience the sounds of local and national recording artists perform live,The Columbus Food Truck Festival is one

event that offers something for everyone.

We are proud to announce our collaboration this year with Cornerstone of Hope and  Music Loves Ohio.
Columbus Food Truck Festival has donated over $33,000 to local charities over the last 5 years.

The Columbus Food Truck Festival is one of the most unique events in all of Ohio says event organizers Mike Gallicchio & Chas Kaplan.
"Our mission is to facilitate food tourism and create more vibrancy for our great city, draw attention to Downtown Columbus and support our local small business owners"

2016 Columbus Food Truck Fest initial band announcement! (we have a second stage!)
Headlining The Columbus Commons Bicentennial Pavilion Stage Friday - Angela Perley and The Howlin' Moons
Headlining The Columbus Commons Bicentennial Pavilion Stage Saturday – Mr. Fahrenheit and the Lover Boys!
Second Stage is called the Groove U stage!
More Bands playing throughout the weekend are:
The Winnie Cooper Project
Doc Robinson
Anna & The Consequences
The Fabulous Johnson Brothers
Safety Squad
Urban Tropic
The Cordial Sins
The Deeptones
Jaclyn Hodos
Willie Phoenix
Brave Weather
Clave Sonic

DJ/MC Matty Sexton all weekend!! 

DJ/MC Matty Sexton on The Columbus Commons Bicentenial Pavilion

Hours and Cost:
-This is an All Ages Event
- The Columbus Commons area of the event is Free For Everyone from noon-6pm Friday and noon-5pm Saturday.
Friday 6p-close $5 entrance fee and Saturday 5p-close $5 entrance fee. *Kids 10 and under get in free
- The expansion lot where over 20 Food Trucks are located and the Groove U/Music Loves Ohio stage is Free Admission throughout the event
- Kids fun day is 12p-5p Saturday at The Columbus Commons

Event open operation hours are From 12PM-10PM both days!

Recent Press:
The Daily Meal - 2016 Largest Food Truck Rallies in America
Dream Vacation Magazine:
Destinations Travel Magazine