NJMP serving up 18 food trucks, live music, on-track racing, a beer garden and more during free family fun event
MILLVILLE, N.J. (May 4, 2017) – 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 6 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.
The lineup of food trucks includes: Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine, Kono Pizza, Tacoholics, Mannino’s Cannoli Express, Empanada Guy, Self Love, Wipeout Eats, Kona Ice, Mannino’s Mobile Wood Fire Pizza, I Got Crabs N Some Seafood, Flamin’ Foods, Red Velvet, JJ’s Mobile Kitchen, Sweet Creations, Troops Barbecue and Catering, Doggie Style, Maddalena’s Cheesecake and Catering, and PJ Dog House. Each mobile restaurant will feature unique culinary cuisine and street eats from bloomin’ onions, rack of lamb, and vegan fare to gourmet cannoli’s, cheesecake, and cake pops!
“We’re (NJMP) excited to host 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 Mark Verrastro, NJMP general manager. “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, Tri-State Professionals Kid Zone offering carnival games and inflatables, and RC Cars.
One food truck will roll out of NJMP as the 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: TD Bank Store Manager (Vineland), Bridget Sharer, Tower Hospitality area restaurant manager, Domingo Rodriguez, and author of “The Jersey Shore Cookbook” and founder and Executive Editor of JerseyBites.com, Deborah Smith. 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 can catch the competition from 2 p.m. to 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.
About New Jersey Motorsports Park:
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.