The first annual Street Fare Derby Presented by Budweiser, an event hatched by NOLAfoodtrucks.com, is to take place on Saturday, September 24, 2011 from 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM in New Orleans at Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots.
- VIP Hour: Come early to beat the lines and experience a more intimate, exclusive side of Street Fare Derby. $40 ticket includes early entry, 5 food tickets ($15 value), open adult beverages, a limited edition T-shirt, and a rock star parking space. Additional food and beverage tickets available inside the event. VIP Admission: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
- General Admission: Save $5 by purchasing online by Friday, September 23rd for $10. Tickets will be $15 at the door and cash only. FREE for kids under 12. Food and beverage tickets available inside the event. Portions will be sample sizes priced at $3-$4 per menu item. We want you to dig in and try as many vendors as you can possibly fit! General Admission: 12:30 PM to 6 PM.
Last fall during Starlight Racing, Fair Grounds experienced a great response upon inviting a hand full of food trucks to serve up their goodies during theses monthly events. This was a mere glimpse into the street fare world, which left the venue hungry for more… Street Fare Derby is being held during the Closing Day of the track’s Summer Quarter Horse Meet, at Fair Grounds. The race to find your favorite street food is on!
Come celebrate New Orleans’ diverse, talented, and entrepreneurial spirited street food vendors! From traditional taco trucks to, “Pop Up Restaurants” and other creative and rogue food options on the cutting edge of new dining.
Check our website at StreetFareDerby.com often for vendor and sponsor updates.