Atlanta’s favorite food trucks will roll into Piedmont Park  on Saturday, July 14, to participate in the inaugural Atlanta Street Food Festival presented by MARTA from noon to 8:30 p.m.

Along with enjoying the impressive variety of the city’s street food cuisine, there will also be local merchants, artisans and live music. A portion of the proceeds from the day’s event will benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank.
“The hottest food trend in Atlanta is the street food movement and we wanted to celebrate the success of these entrepreneurs by showcasing their premier cuisine in one fun-filled day,” Atlanta Street Food Festival founders Alisha Nesbitt and Cheryl Hasting said.

Participating food trucks and caterers scheduled to take part include: Yumbii, Munch, Banged Up and Mashed, Just Loaf’n, Yoli’s Street Food, Mix’d Up, Hail Caesar, The Fry Guy, Pup Truck, Happy Belly, Yum Yum Cupcake, Nana G’s Chik-n-Waffles, Buon Provecho, Black Tie Catering, King of Pops, Honeysuckle Gelato, Dr. Sweet’s Cake Emporium and Cake Café Atlanta. Guests will enjoy SweetWater’s signature brews for-purchase at the event and Vitamin Water will serve as the official water for festival guests and vendors.

Schedule music performers include Dwight Raby, The Stephen Lee Band, Josh Bias & the 630 Band, Southland Romeo and Timothy J. Wilson.

Entry tickets are available for purchase online at for $10.50.  Food truck vendors will be selling items ranging in price from $2 to $10. Six food trucks, including favorites like King of Pops, will be offering anyone who pays with the smartphone app LevelUp $5 towards their food/drink.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.