If you’re an avid food truck fan, you’ve likely heard about the Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival (GVFTF) and have maybe even attended a couple of events in years past. And if not, this is the perfect opportunity to do so. This March, The GVFT presents their second annual Food Truck Wars series at KPU Langley, which takes place over a full weekend.
“We are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Food Truck Wars Presented by the Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival & Evolved Events at KPU Langley. After last year’s incredible experience, we’re battling it out again to award your favourite food truck champions,” says the GVFTF.
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Food truck championships
This year, the following trophies are up for grabs:
- Best Between The Buns
- Best Fusion
- Best International
- Best Plant-Based
- Best Meat Sweats
- Best Sweet Treat
- Best In Show (NEW)
- Best Bang For your Buck (NEW)
Each day the festival runs, visitors can peruse mouthwatering options from 45 of BC’s best food trucks, as well as enjoy a slew of live entertainment, shop at a marketplace (presented by BC Shop Local), and sip on beer provided in collaboration with the KPU Brew program.
Note that admission to the event is by donation in support of the KPU Alumni Association and the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Stay tuned via their socials for all the upcoming deets, including info on participating vendors, breweries, market vendors, and entertainers on February 1st.
Head to the KPU Langley campus between Friday, March 31st and Sunday, April 2nd to sample some of the best food trucks around, and vote for your winners. The event will run from 4 to 9 pm on Friday and from 11 am to 8 pm on Saturday and Sunday.
When: March 31st to April 2nd
Where: KPU (Kwantlen Polytechnic University) at the Langley Campus
Cost: Admission by donation