MKE Food Truck Fest Returns on July 23 at Henry Maier Festival Park

The Return of MKE Food Fest

MKE Food Fest will be held at the Henry Maier Festival Park 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee starting at noon.

According to OnMilwaukee, last year’s event sold out with the food truck fest being the first event on Summerfest grounds in two years. OnMilwaukee is an online media company dedicated to not only covering Milwaukee but also providing things to do that make the city unique.

Birria tacos from Pico’s Tacos & Cervesa.
Birria tacos from Pico’s Tacos & Cervesa. (Picture by OnMilwaukee)

“I think people came out and had a really good time,” said OnMilwaukee Dining Editor Lori Fredrich.

Over 20 Food Trucks

The 2022 OnMilwaukee Food Truck Fest will feature over 20 food trucks that range from cheesy to fried to fresh, including Filipino, Mexican, BBQ, American, and vegan items.

Some of this year’s vendors are Twisted Plants, Pete’s Pops, and My Funnel.

It should be noted that the food fest has moved from the North Gate to the Mid Gate.


There are two types of tickets available: general admission ($5) and VIP ($15). General admission includes entry to the fest at either noon, 1 p.m., 5 p.m., or 6 p.m. VIP gets you in one hour early for lunch or for dinner and includes one free drink. Lunch is from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and dinner is from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

“Embrace the city by coming,” said Fredrich.

To get your tickets to the 2022 OnMilwaukee Food Truck Fest, click here.

Nyesha Stone founded Carvd N Stone in 2017 to cover positive news while attending the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Stone has a B.A. in Journalism. She has raised over $30,000 to award grants and scholarships. She has also been featured in ESSENCE and worked with the American Black Film Festival.

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