FREDERICKSBURG, TX — The Second Annual Hill Country Food Truck Festival- featuring a number of food trucks, Texas Hill Country wine and a lineup of live music- will take place from Noon until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 1, in Luckenbach Texas.
Nine Texas Hill Country wineries will offer wines for purchase by the glass and bottle. Wineries include Lost Draw Cellars, Becker Vineyards, Kerrville Hills Winery, Singing Waters Vineyards, Texas Hills Vineyards, Fiesta Winery, Hye Meadow Winery, Texas Legato Winery and Solaro Winery.
Over a dozen trucks will also be in attendance with a variety of food truck fare for purchase. Participating food trucks include Rickshaw Stop, Slider Provider, Cheesy Jane’s, Wheelie Gourmet, Teka Molina, Come and Get It Chuck Wagon, Stout’s Pizza, Smoke the Truck, Clear River Pecan Company, Chong’s, Kelani Yogurt (with Opa’s sausage), Oh My Heavenly Eats and Saweet Cupcakes.
The Americana live music schedule will kick off at Noon and continue until 7:00 p.m. Performers include Ben Beckendorf Band, Tessy Lou and The Shotgun Stars, Adam and Chris Carroll, Midland and Paul Cauthen.
Proceeds will benefit the Texas Center for Wine and Culinary Arts (TCWCA), a planned 30,000 sq. ft. facility which will be located in downtown Fredericksburg, the hub of the wine industry in the Texas Hill Country. The TCWCA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the awareness, understanding, and celebration of Texas food, wine and agriculture through educational programming and hands on experiences for wine and culinary enthusiasts, for food and hospitality professionals and for high school and college students.
In addition to the TCWCA, event organizers include Luckenbach Texas, the San Antonio Food Truck Association, the Texas Hill Country Wineries and the Fredericksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau.
Fredericksburg Inn and Suites will offer a discounted accommodations rate of $149 plus tax per night to Hill Country Food Truck Festival event-goers. Discounted accommodations are limited, and can be reserved by calling 830-997-0202 or 800-446-0202. Attendees must use the discount code “Food Truck Festival” to be eligible for the discounted group rate.
Tickets for the Hill Country Food Truck Festival are $15 per person for adults and children ages 12 and under are free. Skip the lines, purchase tickets in advance, and enjoy the luxury of an “express” lane offering quick entry into the festival. Tickets are available online at www.luckenbachtexas.com. For more information on planning your trip to Fredericksburg and Gillespie County, visit www.visitfredericksburgtx.com.