MILLVILLE, N.J. (May 3, 2018)
– New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) brings the food truck craze to Cumberland County, hosting a variety of the best food trucks from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. Event organizers welcome families, food lovers, and adventure seekers for an action-packed festival featuring on-track racing, live music, a beer garden, vendors, food truck competition and more.
The New Jersey Motorsports Park Food Truck Festival presented by TD Bank will be held Saturday, May 5 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Millville facility. The festival is free to the public, and food will be available for purchase.
“TD Bank is proud to sponsor the 2nd Annual Food Truck Festival at New Jersey Motorsports Park,” said Gregory Carlisle, TD Bank SVP, Regional Vice President. “We invite attendees to stop by our booth and we look forward to a great day!”
The lineup of food trucks includes: Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine, Kono Pizza, Tacoholics, Mannino’s Cannoli Express, Empanada Guy, Wipeout Eats, I Got Crabs N Some Seafood, Flamin’ Foods, House of Cupcakes, JJ’s Mobile Kitchen, Sweet Creations, Asian Street Cravings, Olde City Kettle Corn, Uncle Louie G, Rico Sabor, Grilled Cheez Factory, Dan’s Waffles, The Little Sicilian, Baby Blues BBQ, Golden Nugget Wings, and PJ Dog House. Each mobile restaurant will feature unique culinary cuisine and street eats from bloomin’ onions, rack of lamb, and Asian fare to gourmet cannoli’s, waffles, and cake pops!
“We’re (NJMP) excited for the return of this free event for the community. Not only will attendees have the opportunity to indulge in over 15 food trucks, but will also experience the excitement of on-track action,” said Brad Scott, NJMP Chief Operating Officer. “NJMP hosts a variety of events throughout the season, including Monster Truck Shows and a NASCAR K&N race, but we also enjoy hosting community events that appeal to the non-racing fan.”
The day-long food truck event will feature on-track action from CHIN Motorsports, live music, a beer garden, and craft vendors. Family fun activities available for attendees include Monster Truck Rides, Fun Zone offering carnival games and inflatables, paintball target shooting and axe throwing presented by Choppers Hatchet House.
One food truck will roll out of NJMP as the 2018 Food Truck Champion! The NJMP Food Truck Festival will feature an element of friendly competition for food trucks that would like to participate. The competition will feature a panel of three judges: Denise Jackson, TD Bank Store Manager (Millville); Nina Contento, Reporter and South Jersey Speed host of SNJ Today; Mike Frankel, Sports Anchor of SNJ Today; Samantha Cruz, City of Millville Acting Department Head of Parks & Public Properties; and Dr. Dina Rossi-Elliott, Super, Cumberland County Tec Superintendent. Judges will taste and score each dish in a variety of categories. The winning food truck will receive a custom trophy created by the welding students from Cumberland County Tec (CCTEC), and additional prizes. Food lovers get in on the judging themselves with the Food Truck Fan Vote taking place until 2:30 p.m.. The two winners of the overall judging and fan vote will be announced at 3 p.m.
Event organizers invite attendees to stay connected during the event on social media by following NJMP on Twitter: @NJMP, Instagram: @njmotorsportspark, Facebook: New Jersey Motorsports Park – NJMP, and Snapchat: njmotorsports – a custom Snapchat filter will be available throughout the day! You can stay up to speed with additional announcements relating to the event by joining the New Jersey Motorsports Park Food Truck Festival presented by TD Bank Facebook event page, or by visiting njmp.com.
Sitting on more than 500 acres in Millville, N.J., New Jersey Motorsports Park is the premier motorsports entertainment complex in the Northeast. NJMP is conveniently located near Philadelphia and New York City, offering diverse and dynamic attractions both on and off-track. The park includes two world-class road courses, Thunderbolt and Lightning Raceway, a motorsports country club membership program, one of the top outdoor karting complexes in the U.S. – Tempest Raceway, 10 acres of paintball fields, concert and festival space, overnight accommodations, real estate development opportunities, and a clubhouse with a bar/restaurant and built-in pool. NJMP continues to elevate its commercial and private real estate development including: The Villas at Breighton, private garage condominiums: Exotic Car Garages, and NJMP Speedplex featuring performance/automotive services and more.