Columbus food truck festival

> Columbus Food Truck Festival – Hilliard, Ohio Edition!

columbus food truck festival

> Details :

The Columbus Food Truck Festival takes place on Saturday, August 19 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 20 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m

The festival features delicious and unique dishes from more than 50 gourmet food trucks from Ohio and the Midwest

The Midwest’s Premier Food Truck Festival returns to the Franklin County Fairgrounds August 19-20, 2023 delicious Columbus Food Truck Festival, Hilliard Edition to the Franklin County Fairground from August 19 to 20 .

To complement the delicious food, the festival features more than twenty artisans and crafters, as well as unique live music on two stages throughout the weekend.

Additionally, the Hilliard Historical Society is joining in the celebration this year by offering exclusive tours and activities for Food Truck Festival ticket holders.

The full lineup of food vendors, event schedule and participating artisans will be announced at a later date.

The festival takes place on Saturday, August 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 20 at 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Daytime festival admission is just $5 per person when purchased online and in advance, and $7 online/at the door on festival days.

As last year, children up to the age of 12 are admitted free, but must be accompanied by an adult who is 18 or older.

Guests are strongly encouraged to obtain their tickets prior to attending the event as this event is expected to sell out. A limited number of free parking spaces* is included in the admission ticket.

*The “first come, first serve” principle applies to parking ticket holders. There is also convenient street parking around the Franklin County Fairgrounds.

A portion of festival proceeds will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio and Music Loves Ohio.

Both nonprofits have a long history of serving children and families in and around central Ohio. Since the festival’s inception in 2011, organizers have donated more than $80,000 from event proceeds to local charities.


festival opening hours

     The Columbus Food Truck Festival, Hilliard Edition, will take place on Saturday, August 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 20 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and will be held at the Franklin County Fairgrounds 4951 Northwest Parkway, Hilliard, Ohio 43026.


     The Franklin County Fairgrounds is operated by the Franklin County Agricultural Society.

The objects of the association are the improvement of agriculture, horticulture, better husbandry, uniform domestic science and art, and the promotion of youth activities and general improvement of society and all other industrial, commercial and educational interests in the county.

More information about the Franklin County Agricultural Society and the Franklin County Fairgrounds is available online at


music in festival

     Music Loves Ohio is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides youth in central Ohio with the opportunity to pursue their passion for music.

Their financial support focuses on music education classes (public schools, private schools and after-school programs) and provides instruments to economically disadvantaged students in central Ohio.

>Buns in flavor:

buns variety

     The Columbus Food Truck Festival offers even more delicious things

Nationally recognized festival celebrating 13 years of culinary enjoyment and fellowship.

Columbus, OH – January 4, 2024 – After a short break in downtown Columbus and a

Events due to pandemic-related challenges, which the Columbus Food Truck Festival is excited about

announces its triumphant return not only to downtown Columbus, but to Franklin County as well

Hilliard Fairgrounds.

in two vibrant locations where the separate show showcases the best of Ohio’s food truck scene

weekends this summer. The last time the event graced downtown Columbus was in 2019.

The Columbus Food Truck was named the state’s best foodie event by Ohio Magazine in 2017

The festival was widely praised for its commitment to providing an exceptional culinary experience.

The festival showcases the best mobile food vendors from across the region

Craftsmen, artisans and makers plus dozens of bands on two stages.

“We are excited to be back in downtown Columbus, where the festival began its journey

At the same time, we are extremely grateful for the warmth and support we have received through this

This two seat setup for 2024 is an important milestone in the festival’s history and we can’t wait to celebrate

Our 13th year with our loyal customers, says Chas Kaplan, co-founder and co-organizer of

Columbus Food Truck Festival.

     >The Columbus Food Truck Festival has announced it will return to downtown in 2024 for a two-event season :

“We are excited to be back in downtown Columbus, where the festival began its journey,” said Chas Kaplan, co-founder and co-organizer of the Columbus Food Truck Festival.

This two-venue format for 2024 represents a significant milestone in the festival’s history, and we can’t wait to celebrate our 13th year with our loyal customers.”

Visitors can look forward to more of the same atmosphere they’ve come to know in past years, with dozens of local food trucks from across Ohio, along with live music, craft vendors and additional family-friendly entertainment.

“We’re extremely grateful for the support we’ve received and we’re excited to continue the tradition of bringing together the best food trucks, live music and a community-oriented atmosphere,” said Mike Gallicchio, co-founder and co-founder of Fest. -Organizer.”

What’s on the menu ?

Columbus food truck festival

It would be easier to list the types of dishes that are not on the festival price list!

“There are also taco trucks, the country’s best oxtail stew and delicious Mediterranean dishes. There is something for everyone.”

More than two-thirds of the 52 food trucks will also offer gluten-free options for those with dietary concerns.

People with food allergies should check with individual suppliers about ingredients and possible cross-contamination before ordering and consuming.

Is there anything new this year ?

 According to its Instagram page, Columbus Vintage Exchange will offer “retro, radical and unique” items.

Visitors to The Ranch can relax and enjoy a classic clean pour or one of the brand’s signature cocktails in a themed setting reminiscent of the rustic hills of Texas.


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