Aug 19-21: Inland Empire Auto Show (free ticket!)

The Inland Empire Auto Show (IEAS), presented by the Ontario Auto Center, one of Southern California’s premier auto shows, has announced that Gourmet Food Trucks, LLC will supply a fleet of several popular specialty food trucks for the 2011 IEAS, running August 19-21, 2011, at the Ontario Convention Center. Each truck will be showcasing its own unique menu, including tacos, hotdogs, home-cooked favorites, french fries, shrimp po-boys, salads and more! Food truck vending is catching on in a major way across America as proprietors are now offering a wider variety of cuisines expertly prepared and served in a convenient, on-the-go style.

About the Inland Empire Auto Show
The Inland Empire Auto Show (IEAS), presented by the Ontario Auto Center, is San Bernardino and Riverside Counties’ largest auto show and will be held August 19-21, 2011. The show is produced by the Ontario Convention Center, On the Edge Productions and DRIVEN Media Communications. Show hours are Friday from Noon to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online, and cost $10 for adults (13 years and over). Seniors, military and children (7-12 years of age) are $5.00. Children under the age of six are free with a paid adult. To purchase tickets and for more information, visit the official IEAS website at, or get real-time news and announcements from the Inland Empire Auto Show on Facebook and Twitter.

Click here and print a FREE ADMISSION TICKET to the I/E show

Trucks scheduled to appear August 19-21 IEAS weekend:

For more information, go to

Friday night: La Mirada/Norwalk DineNDash at Lowes


NEW TRUCK LOCATION! @LaMiradaDDaGG on Friday Nights from 5:30-10:00pm. Located right off the 5 freeway, near the OC and LA border.

Location: Lowes Home Improvement
14873 Carmenita, Norwalk, CA 90650 

Aug 27, OC Foodie Fest is back in Anaheim – get your tickets!

The Fest

General Admission: 12pm-6:00PM
V.I.P. and Early Entry: 10:00AM

Ticket Details:
Click here for tickets
General Admission
Price: Adult – $12.00 | Child Under 12 – $ 6.00
Children 3 & under are FREE with paid admission.

Bring the Family & Save | Family 4 Pack
Price: $30 (you save 20%)
2 Adults + 2 Child (Under 12) Tickets

• Access to 150 gourmet food trucks and restaurants
• Entertainment from 6 Local OC Bands, & DJ Performances
• Local Shopping Vendors
• Kid’s Entertainment Area
• Classic Car Show
• Bud Light Beer & Wine Garden
• Free Packaged Snack Samples

Early Admission (limited amount available)
Price: Adult – $25.00 | Child Under 12 – $ 10.00
Children 3 & under are FREE with paid admission

Includes All The Above, PLUS:
• Exclusive early event entry
• Exclusive VIP gate Entry
• Free OC Foodie Fest T-shirt
• Free OC Foodie fest tote bag

VIP Admission (limited amount available)
Price: Adult – $75.00 | Child Under 12 – $ 10.00
Children 3 & under are FREE with paid admission.

Includes All The Above, PLUS:
• Limited to 500 guests
• Exclusive early event entry
• Exclusive VIP gate Entry
• Exclusive VIP beer & wine bar
• Fully tented V.I.P area with preferred view of the entertainment stage
• Free catered buffet
• Free snack bar
• Free bottled Fiji water
• Gift bag stuffed with free goodies

Feast Your Eyes…
AhnJooLA – Korean Snack Bar
BACON MANia – Anything and Everything Bacon Obsessed
Bakery Truck – Cream Puffs, Cupcakes and Cookies Oh My!
Barbie’s Q – Down Home Blues and BBQ
Bool BBQ – Korean BBQ Tacos & Pastels
The Burnt Truck – Not Your Average Gourmet Sliders
Cheeseball Wagon – World Famous Cheddar Cheeseballs & Sliders
Chef Joe Youkhan’s Tasting Spoon – Rustic Italian Street Food
Chomp Chomp Nation – Singapore American Gourmet Delights
Chunk-n-Chip Cookies – BOO-Yah! Artisan Ice Cream Sandwiches
Clancy’s Clubhouse – Food, Spirits & Sports!
Crepe’n Around – French-inspired Crepes at Street-inspired Prices
Da Munch Box – A Comfort Food Mash Up
Del’s Lemonade – Frozen Lemonade Fresh from Rhode Island
Dippin Dots – The Ice Cream of the Future
Dogzilla Hot Dogs – Not your Typical Weiner
Dosa Truck – South Indian Street Food with a California Twist
Dumpling Station – Mouth-Watering Dumplings
Flavor Rush Truck – Rotating Menu Full of Flavor
Flippin Pizza – An old-school, ‘I’m from Brooklyn and you’re not’ pizza
Flying Pig – Asian & Pacific Rim Flavors with a French Technique
Front Porch Pops – A Modern Twist on an Old Favorite
Georges Greek Café – The Best Greek Food in LA
Global Soul – Soulful Eats Inspired by California
Great Balls on Tires – Interesting and Flavorful Balls. Meatballs That Is.
Home Skillet Truck – The Modern American Kitchen
Kabob’N Roll – Mediterranean Kabobs Straight from Egypt
Kona Ice Beach Cities – Shaved Ice Focused on Kid-Friendly Fun
The Lime Truck – California Beach Cuisine
Lobsta Truck – Mouth-watering Lobsta Rolls
Longboard’s Ice Cream – Delicious Ice Cream Bars
Maui Wowi – Hawaiian Coffee and Smoothies
Me So Hungry – Seasonal Gourmet Street Food with a Monster Punch!
Meet & Potatoes – Giant East Coast Favorite Sandwiches
Mustache Mike’s Italian Ice – 120 Flavors of Smooth and Creamy Treats
My Kabob Express – Mexi-Terranean Fusion Flair
Naan Stop – Homestyle Indian Food with a Street Twist
No Tomatoes – Indian-style Street Fare “Desi” Style with (you guessed it) NO Tomatoes
OC Food Truck – Variety of the Cuisine of O.C.
OG Tempura – Everything Tempura
Oh For Sweets Sake – Cupcakery and Bakery
Organic Oasis – Organic Snacks & Smoothies
Panfiniti – Fresh Paninis and Beyond
Papa Murphy’s – Take ‘N Bake Revolutionary Pizza
Pogi Boy Truck – Modern Filipino Cuisine
Poutine Truck – Traditional Canadian Comfort Food – French Fries, Cheese & Gravy
Ranchan Ramen – Japanese Street Food
Rancho A Go Go – Low and Slow BBQ
Refresh Truck – A Splash of Pacific Rim
Rolling Sushi Van – Awesome Sushi on an Awesome Van
Seabirds Truck – O.C.’s Original Veggie Truck
Slammin Sliders – Mini Sliders that are Ridiculously Delicious
SlapFish – Classic & Sustainable American Seafood
Slice Truck – Fresh Ingredients, Fresh Pizza
Spudrunners – Gourmet Fry Truck
Suite 106 Cupcakery – Winners of Season 3 Cupcake Wars Battle of the Champs!
Super Mex – Best Mexican Food North of the Border
Ta Bom Truck – Brazilian Taste on a Truck
Tapa Boy – Filipino Food on Filipino Time
Temaki Truck – Only the Freshest Sushi Handrolls
The Boba Truck – Delicious Boba
The Dimsum Truck – Traditional Savory & Sweet Dim Sum
The FLIP Truck – Really REALLY Good Sliders
The Yummy One – Korean & Asian Cuisine
Top Class Pizza & Eatery – Family Italian Recipes with Fresh Ingredients
My Tornado Potato – The King of Fries on a Stick
Twist Burgers – Quality Burgers Twisted with Flavor
Uncle Lau’s Island BBQ – A Taste of Hawaii
Valentino’s Pizza – Delicious Thin Crust Pizza
Vchos Truck – Gourmet Central American Style Tapas
Vizzi Truck – Visionary Cuisine from California to Oregon to the Philipines
Waffles De Liege – So Cal’s First Gourmet Waffle Truck
White Rabbit Truck – The Original Filipino Fusion Truck

Aug 20: Del Mar Food Truck Festival

Map of the festival

Pack your appetite on Saturday, August 20, as Del Mar hosts the largest Food Truck Festival that San Diego has ever seen! It’s the first annual Del Mar Gourmet Food Truck Festival. You’ll have an opportunity to sample a treasure trove of delicious and eclectic foods from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. served up by Southern California’s top food truck chefs.

Some of the Gourmet Food Trucks in attendance:
Bacon Mania – Bacon inspired items.

Bitchin Burgers- Quality Organic Burgers.

Brats Berlin- Traditional Bratwursts.!/BratsBerlin
Chopsooey- Asian Inspired Barbecue.!/choptruck
Corner Cupcakes- Gourmet Specialty Cupcakes.!/CornerCupcakes
Crepes Bonaparte- French Gourmet Crepes.!/crepesbonaparte
Devilicious- Gourmet Street Food.!/deviliciousfood
Dogtown Dogs- Specialty Hot Dogs.!/dogtowndog
Flippin Pizza- Specialty Custom Pizza.!/flippinpizzaca
Food Farm SD- Local. Organic. Street Food.!/foodfarmsd
Georgers Greek Cafe- Traditional Greek Cuisine.!/GeorgesGreek
Great Balls on Tires- Gourmet slider-balls.!/Greatballsot
Kabob N Roll- Mediterranean Cuisine.!/kabobnroll
Kalbi-Q- Asian Inspired Food.!/Kalbiq
Lobsta Truck- Lobster Inspired Food.!/lobstatruck
Lomo Arigato- Peruvian Inspired Food.!/lomoarigato
Longboard’s Ice Cream- Delicious Desserts.!/followthevan
Slap Yo Mama- Soul Food.!/Slapyomamatruck
Super- Q’s- All American Barbecue.!/superqfoodtruck
Sweet Treats Truck- Wide-Range of Desserts.!/sdsweettreats
Tapa Boy- Filipino Breakfast.!/tapaboyla
The Flip Truck- Different Kinds of Sliders.!/thefliptruck
The Gathering Spot- Assorted Gourmet Food.!/tgsbistrotruck
The Sweets Truck- Desserts from Southern California.!/TheSweetsTruck
Two for the Road- American Comfort Food.!/TwofortheroadSD
Waffles De Liege- Authentic Liege Waffles.!/wafflesdeliege