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Located in the Warehouse Arts District in Lawrence, Kansas, the Kansas Food Truck Festival is a celebration of food, music and art to benefit Just Food.
Warehouse Arts District
Lawrence, KS 66044
1000 E. 11th
Lawrence, KS 66044
what is allowed into the festival?
how much do tickets cost?
Tickets for entry into the festival are $10. All of the proceeds from tickets sales go directly to Just Food. Children 12 and under are FREE!
can i bring in a purse / bag / backpack?
Yes you can all bags, purses, backpacks. All bags will be subject to a search upon entering.
where do i park?
Parking is free all around the festival site, including the lot at Allen Press. It is a neighborhood so please be respectful of our neighbors.
ADA parking is located in the parking lot on the south east corner of the festival off Delaware and 9th streets.
Secure bicycle parking is located just west of the main entrance on 9th street.
There are two free parking garages downtown, one at 9th and New Hampshire (across from Lawrence Arts Center) and one at 6th and New Hampshire (near the river). Both are only a few blocks walk if you like a little exercise with your food
is this a rain or shine event?
If i leave the festival site can i come back?
Yes you can leave the festival site. Please make sure you get an exit stamp before you go, you will need to show this stamp when you return. Friendly reminder that upon re-entering, you will be subjected to a bag check.
where can i buy tickets in advance?
Tickets can be purchased online here.
You can also buy tickets at the following local outlets:
You can also buy tickets at one of our three box offices on the day of the event as long as tickets last, cash and credit are welcome!
will there be ATMs on site?
There will be ATMS on site next to the Bon Bon Food Truck on Pennsylvania Street and at all three entrances into the festival.
All outside beer, wine, soda and water purchases are cash only. The trucks will accept credit at their own discretion. You can purchase beer, wine, soda, water and cocktails with credit inside the Cider Gallery.
where will i be able to find security if i need it?
If you are in need of assistance, look for one of our staff in a food truck festival t-shirt labeled STAFF and we can help you out. We will have a help tent located just to the east of the 9th street entrance. Lost and found will also be located at the help tent.
will there be public restrooms at the festival?
There will be gender neutral and ADA accessible port-a-johns located in three areas throughout the festival grounds with hand washing stations.
Indoor facilities are located inside the Bon Bon Cocktail Club at the Cider Gallery.
how do I find my way around the festival?
Large festival maps are located throughout the festival, as well as directional street signs to help you navigate all of the festival activities and trucks.
Pro tip: Snap a photo of one of our maps to have with you throughout the festival.
Feel free to ask any of our staffers if you need help finding your way!