Where to Find the Food Trucks in Charlotte

Summer is meant for eating outside! Food trucks rallies make it easy to satisfy different palates while also eating outside without the mess of packing a picnic. Here's your guide to finding food trucks this summer.



Cotswold Trucks Food Truck Rally. This family- and dog-friendly rally features 10-15 food trucks, live music and a gated kids’ playground each week. Fridays, 5-9pm. Free admission. Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3115 Providence Road.

Food Truck Friday Dilworth. Join Dilworth neighbors for this family- and pet-friendly food truck fest each week. Fridays, 6-10pm. Free admission. Corner of East Boulevard and Summit Avenue.

Food Truck Friday South End. This family-friendly event features craft brews, wine, cider, live music and the best food trucks in Charlotte. Fridays, 5-10pm. Free admission. Sycamore Brewing, 2161 Hawkins St.

Matthews Food Truck Friday. Food trucks, plus live music and free parking. Second and fourth Fridays, 5-9pm. Free admission. Stumptown Park, 120 St. Trade St., Matthews.


Cabarrus County Food Truck Friday. Sample food and beverages from a variety of food trucks and enjoy live entertainment each week. Fridays, 6-10pm. Free admission. 329 McGill Ave. NW, Concord. 

Lake Norman

Cornelius Food Truck Invitational. Fifteen of Charlotte's best food trucks look to become crowned Champions of Old Town. Come for the food, kids’ activities and more. June 17. Noon-8pm. Free admission. Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St., Cornelius.

Festival of Food TrucksSample gourmet food from a variety of food trucks while you listen to live music. July 8. 5-8:30pm. Free admission. Downtown Mooresville, Between Moore and Main Streets, Mooresville.

Summer Food Truck Rally. Kids can run free in the Kids Zone, learn about cooking over an open flame, play corn hole, hear live music, go on a hayride, and enjoy a hike. Not pets allowed. July 21, 5:30-9pm. $5 parking fee. Historic Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville.

Rock Hill, S.C.

Food Truck Friday in Old Town. Food trucks, local beers, children's activities and live music. Every third Friday through November. 6-10pm. Free admission. Fountain Park, 300 E. Main St., Rock Hill.