Food Truck Application
Food Truck Application
Total Booth Fee: $500 + 16% of sales
$530.45 DUE UPON SUBMISSION INCLUDES THE PROCESSING FEE AND THE TRADE SHOW LICENSE FEE FOR THE CITY OF TACOMA.
Must send a photo of your food truck to firstname.lastname@example.org to be considered.
Processing Fee: There is a 3% credit card processing fee per transaction.
Description: Vendors with mobile vehicles equipped to prepare, cook, and sell food.
Food Trucks will all be placed together on the main roadway and promoted as an exciting food option for guests.
NEW! No price cap on entree prices for food served by vendors at the 2019 Taste of Tacoma! YOUR success is OUR success and we understand the rising cost of food products, so we have removed the retail price cap on food served this year. However, we encourage you to give serious consideration to the prices you do charge so that our guests feel you are offering a quality item at a good value.
NEW! Every RESTAURANT & FOOD TRUCK must offer a Just a Bite item that is no more than $5 and is a SMALLER PORTION of an item on the regular menu. All vendors in these categories MUST comply – this will be promoted heavily as part of our EXPERIENCE TASTE PACKAGE (Craft Beer & Wine and Food) that will be sold months in advance of the festival and on site to guests at a discounted price – all part of an aggressive attempt to increase overall sales for vendors.Vendors will be paid $4.00 for every $5.00 Taste Buck collected from the Experience Taste Package Promotion.
In addition, every restaurant and food truck must offer a Just a Taste item that is $5 or less and is a SMALLER PORTION of an item on the regular menu. All vendors must comply as these will be heavily promoted as part of our Experience Taste Package that will be sold months in advance of the festival and on site to guests at a discounted price. Vendors will be paid $4.00 for every $5 Taste Buck collected from the Experience Taste Package promotion. This promotion is part of an aggressive attempt to increase overall sales for vendors.
Refunds: If you withdraw your application within 5 days after it is received your deposit will be refunded less a $200 cancellation fee. If you withdraw anytime after March 10, there is NO REFUND. If not accepted, booth fee/deposit (less processing fees) will be refunded the first week of April.