Yellow Cab Food Truck Rallies

This month’s Yellow Cab food truck rally combines street food with local beer

It’s time for another food truck Friday — and this one’s a little extra special.

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, Aug. 16, in conjunction with the BEER! A Celebration of Dayton Brewing event featuring 17 local breweries.

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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.

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Yellow Cab Food Truck Rallies

With a rotating lineup of food trucks, The Yellow Cab Food Truck Rallies offer beer, free live music and The Night Market, which has delicious spices, jams and produce, artisan bathing products, handmade toys and decorations and countless other locally made goods. 

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The Yellow Cab hosted its second food truck rally of the season on Friday, April 20, 2018. The food trucks featured for this rally were: El Meson, Smokinbeebeeq, Greek Street Food Truck, Son of a Biscuit, Cupzilla-Korean BBQ, Thai1On, Harvest Mobile Cuisine, Just Jerks Ena’s, ~Nacho Pig~ and The Wicked ‘Wich of Dayton. PHOTO / TOM GILLIAM PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo: Tom Gilliam

Featured food trucks for the August rally include:


• El Meson

• Smokinbeebeeq

• Twisted Taco Dayton

• Thai1On

• Bella Sorella Pizza Co., LLC

• Cheezy Creationz

• La Pampa Mobile

• Billie Gold Bubble Tea


• Sweets on the Street

The 2018 BEER! event took place alongside the monthly Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally, providing great local food options and free live music to attendees. TOM GILLIAM / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER
Photo: Tom Gilliam


Beer! A Celebration of Dayton Brewing will take place at the August Food Truck Rally, for this year's Beer!, participating Dayton-area breweries will come together, all offering a signature beer. Entry is free. $20 in advance gets you eight 6-ounce pours and a commemorative glass. The day of the event, each 6-ounce pour is $3 (and one tasting glass). Purchase your pre-sale tickets here

Please note, trucks are subject to change. Monthly Friday night food truck events will take place on the third Friday of the month through October. Brunch Food Truck Rallies start are on the first Sunday of every month through October. 

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

Want to go? 

WHAT: Yellow Cab Food Truck Rally and The Night Market

WHEN: 5-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16 (rallies will be held every third Friday through October)

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

INFO: WebsiteFacebook 

Yellow Cab Food Truck Rallies