Some of the most popular food trucks in the Dayton area.

Eat your way through these Dayton-area food truck events

There’s just something special about food truck eats.

There’s no better way to sample some of Dayton’s finest mobile eats in one location than at food truck rallies/events.

Here is a schedule of upcoming food truck events you’ll want to have on your radar. 

Have a food truck event you want to tell us about? Email us the details at contact@dayton.com

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A little rain didn’t stop the feast on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the first food truck rally on Dorothy Lane near Archer’s Tavern. Here’s who we spotted dishing out and devouring some of the best food truck eats around town. DAVID MOODIE/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: DAVID MOODIE/CONTRIBUTED

🚚Friday, May 17

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally 

Street food, live music and shopping are part of the fun during the monthly Yellow Cab Food Truck Rallies. The next one will take place this week on Friday, May 17. These monthly events are a hub for food, drink and handmade goods. Daytonians can explore taste sensations, craft brews and small businesses from the area.

 

TIME: 5 p.m.- 10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab, 700 E. Fourth St., Dayton

TRUCKS: El Meson, Greek Street Food Truck, Drunken Waffle, Twisted Taco, Smokinbeebeeq, Hunger Paynes, Thai1On, Rock Stop N Roll, Good Golly Miss Molly's Food Bus, Cheezy Creationz

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>>Kick off your weekend with street eats at Yellow Cab food truck event

McNasty's Great Food Express was one of more than 50 trucks that participated in this year's Miami County Gourmet Food Truck Rally. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SATURDAY, MAY 18

Miami County Food Truck Rally & Competition

This annual food truck rally and competition takes place annually at the Miami County Fairgrounds, featuring more than 50 food trucks, beer, wine and specialty vendors. No pets.

 

TIME: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE: Miami County Fairgrounds, 650 N. County Road 25A, Troy

COST: Free admission, free parking

TRUCKS: More than 60 trucks participating. List available here.

INFO: WebsiteFacebook

>>More than 50 food trucks will serve their finest at HUGE rally and competition this weekend

🚚MONDAY, May 20 (repeats every Monday)

Food truck Mondays at Ronald McDonald House

Every Monday, come to the Ronald McDonald House's circle driveway to enjoy some of the best food trucks in Dayton. Each week, there will be a different food truck selection. Children can play at the Children's Garden across the street and tours of the House are available.

>> Ronald McDonald House is throwing a new lunchtime food truck event every Monday with new trucks every week

TIME: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: Ronald McDonald House Charities of Dayton, 555 Valley St. in Dayton.

TRUCKS: Rotating lineup

INFO: Facebook

Monthly brunch food truck rallies returned to the Yellow Cab in Dayton on Sunday, April 7. The food trucks in attendance included El Meson, Drunken Waffle, Twisted Taco, Greek Street Food Truck, Son of a Biscuit, EAT, Bricky Barrels Smoked BBQ LLC, Billie Gold Bubble Tea and Sweets on the Streets. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SUNDAY, June 2

Brunch! A food truck rally

This monthly event features everything you love about brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist. 

The trucks will be providing everything you love at brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist! The Yellow Cab will be offering the cornerstone of a any good brunch, Coffee, Bloody Marys, and Mimosa (and craft brews). Live music. No pets.

TIME: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: Son Of a Biscuit, El Meson, Drunken Waffle, Twisted Taco, Greek Street Food Truck, Thai1On, Good Golly Miss Molly's Food Bus and Sweets on the Streets

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

🚚SATURDAY, JUNE 15

Food trucks on Dorothy Lane

>>Dorothy Lane to be packed with good eats at popular food truck rally event

Some of the best food trucks in the area to gather at Dorothy Lane for one of the most anticipated rallies of the spring. Food trucks will be parked across from Kroger and next to Archers Tavern in Kettering. Rain or shine. Tables, chairs and music will be provided. 

TIME: 12 p.m.- 7 p.m. 

WHERE: Archers Tavern Kettering, 2030 E. Dorothy Ln., Kettering

TRUCKS: Hunger Paynes, Greek Street Food Truck, Dayton Urban BBQ, Tin Roof Mobile Food, McNasty's, PA's Pork, Thai1On, HaolePino Hawaiian-Filipino Island Cuisine, Purely Sweet Bakery

INFOFacebook 

Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton hosted its first monthly Friday night food truck rally of the season on Friday, March 15, 2019. Here’s who we spotted. TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚FRIDAY, JUNE 21

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally

This monthly event features food trucks, free live local music, craft brews and cocktails and tons of fun for the whole family. No pets.

TIME: 5-10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

On Sunday, July 1 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. food trucks including The Drunken Waffle, EAT, Son of a Biscuit, El Meson and Ghostlight Coffee served their best breakfast and lunch dishes for Brunch! A Food Truck Rally. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SUNDAY, JULY 7

Brunch! A food truck rally

This monthly event features everything you love about brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist. 

The trucks will be providing everything you love at brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist! The Yellow Cab will be offering the cornerstone of a any good brunch, Coffee, Bloody Marys, and Mimosa (and craft brews). Live music. No pets.

TIME: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton hosted its first monthly Friday night food truck rally of the season on Friday, March 15, 2019. Here’s who we spotted. TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚FRIDAY, JULY 19

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally

This monthly event features food trucks, free live local music, craft brews and cocktails and tons of fun for the whole family. No pets.

TIME: 5-10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

On Sunday, July 1 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. food trucks including The Drunken Waffle, EAT, Son of a Biscuit, El Meson and Ghostlight Coffee served their best breakfast and lunch dishes for Brunch! A Food Truck Rally. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SUNDAY, AUG. 4

Brunch! A food truck rally

This monthly event features everything you love about brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist. 

The trucks will be providing everything you love at brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist! The Yellow Cab will be offering the cornerstone of a any good brunch, Coffee, Bloody Marys, and Mimosa (and craft brews). Live music. No pets.

TIME: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton hosted its first monthly Friday night food truck rally of the season on Friday, March 15, 2019. Here’s who we spotted. TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚FRIDAY, AUG. 16

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally

This monthly event features food trucks, free live local music, craft brews and cocktails and tons of fun for the whole family. No pets.

TIME: 5-10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

On Sunday, July 1 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. food trucks including The Drunken Waffle, EAT, Son of a Biscuit, El Meson and Ghostlight Coffee served their best breakfast and lunch dishes for Brunch! A Food Truck Rally. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SUNDAY, SEPT. 8

Brunch! A food truck rally

This monthly event features everything you love about brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist. 

The trucks will be providing everything you love at brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist! The Yellow Cab will be offering the cornerstone of a any good brunch, Coffee, Bloody Marys, and Mimosa (and craft brews). Live music. No pets.

TIME: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton hosted its first monthly Friday night food truck rally of the season on Friday, March 15, 2019. Here’s who we spotted. TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚FRIDAY, SEPT. 20

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally

This monthly event features food trucks, free live local music, craft brews and cocktails and tons of fun for the whole family. No pets.

TIME: 5-10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

On Sunday, July 1 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. food trucks including The Drunken Waffle, EAT, Son of a Biscuit, El Meson and Ghostlight Coffee served their best breakfast and lunch dishes for Brunch! A Food Truck Rally. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚SUNDAY, OCT. 6

Brunch! A food truck rally

This monthly event features everything you love about brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist. 

The trucks will be providing everything you love at brunch including biscuits and gravy, waffles, eggs many different ways, breakfast meats, lunch options and much more all done with their unique twist! The Yellow Cab will be offering the cornerstone of a any good brunch, Coffee, Bloody Marys, and Mimosa (and craft brews). Live music. No pets.

TIME: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton hosted its first monthly Friday night food truck rally of the season on Friday, March 15, 2019. Here’s who we spotted. TOM GILLIAM/CONTRIBUTED
Photo: Tom Gilliam

🚚FRIDAY, OCT. 18

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally

This monthly event features food trucks, free live local music, craft brews and cocktails and tons of fun for the whole family. No pets.

TIME: 5-10 p.m.

WHERE: Yellow Cab Tavern, 700 E. 4th St., Dayton

TRUCKS: TBD

COST: Free entry

INFO: Facebook

Know of one that’s not on this list? Email us at contact@dayton.com.

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