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See the food truck lineup for the 2014 Vendy Awards

Sample the fare from 14 trucks on June 14 at Penn Treaty Park.

See the food truck lineup for the 2014 Vendy Awards

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Local 215, a Drexel fixture, will be among the 2014 Vendy competitors.
Local 215, a Drexel fixture, will be among the 2014 Vendy competitors. TOM GRALISH / Staff Photographer

On Saturday, June 14, th fourth annual Philadelphia Vendy Awards will return to Penn Treaty Park, where the local best of the best trucks will compete for the Vendy Cup.

Advance tickets are $55 and includes day-of people’s-choice judging rights, unliimited food and Sam Adams craft beer and Angry Orchards Ciders.

Lily Cope of Cook will emcee.

Trucks will compete in the categories of Rookie, Dessert and Vendy. 

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Vendy Cup:

• The Cow & The Curd

• Local 215

• Prime Stache

• Samosa Deb

• Pie Stand


Rookie of the Year:

• Cheese E Wagon

• Oink & Moo BBQ

• Smokin’ Tacos

• The Flying Deutschman

• The Whirly Pig

 

Dessert:

• Bonjour Creperie

• Curbside Creamery

• Jimmie’s Cupcakes Co.

• Milk + Sugar

The Vendys are organized by the New York-based Street Vendor Project at the Urban Justice Center and is a fundraiser for Philadelphia's Food Trust.

Info is here.

 

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