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April 30, 2014

City of Chicago Announces Spring Food Truck Rally

They’re back! 10 Food Trucks to converge on Daley Plaza Monday, May 5

Mary May    312.744.0576 mmay@cityofchicago.org

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is once again rounding up food trucks for a spring Food Truck Rally on Monday, May 5 at Daley Plaza (Washington and Dearborn) presented by the City of Chicago, Goose Island Beer Company and Illinois Lottery. Ten food trucks will participate in the event, which runs 11am until 7pm.

The City of Chicago Food Truck Rally will provide both lunchtime and after work dining options as well as a designated area for beer and wine to be purchased and enjoyed, plus musical entertainment.

Participating food trucks include:

Food trucks will also be a part of upcoming DCASE festivals including the Chicago Blues Festival (June 13-15), Chicago Gospel Music Festival (June 27-29), Taste of Chicago (July 9-13) and others events throughout the summer and fall.

The City of Chicago Food Truck Rally is presented by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Goose Island Beer Company and the Illinois Lottery. For information on this and all programs presented by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, visit our website at cityofchicago.org/dcase and join us on Facebook and Twitter @ChicagoDCASE (#ChiFoodTrucks).

 

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Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy. This includes fostering the development of Chicago’s non-profit arts sector, independent working artists and for-profit arts businesses; providing a framework to guide the City’s future cultural and economic growth, via the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; marketing the City’s cultural assets to a worldwide audience; and presenting high-quality, free and affordable cultural programs for residents and visitors.