Food Truck Rally, craft show set for Saturday


DARKE COUNTY – Darke County will showcase its first Feast & Fest Food Truck Rally and Craft Show on Saturday, May 11, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Darke County Fairgrounds.

The event will be rain or shine with free admission to the event.

There will be a $2 fee for parking with a portion of the proceeds will help Solid Rock Apostolic Church from Bradford.

The event will feature more than 100 craft vendors and artisans from Darke, Miami, Shelby, Hamilton, Warren, Richland, Preble Clermont, Mercer, Licking, Franklin and Montgomery counties in Ohio. Also, Wayne, Marion, Delaware, and Randolph counties in Indiana and Boone County in Kentucky.

This family-friendly event will have fun activities for the entire family to enjoy.

Jungle Island Zoo will be bringing a petting zoo and pony rides from 12-7 p.m.

Dayton Area Amusements will have amusement rides and games from 1-7 p.m.

The event will include food trucks from the local area and also some unique options from Dayton, Cincinnati and Columbus. There will be something for everyone to choose from including gluten-free options.

The trucks confirmed so far include This Little Swine of Mine, Hunger Paynes, Smokinbeebeeq, Hisham’s Foods, Roll on In Sushi Burritos & Bowls, The Poutine Machine, Hibachi Run, Chucks Foods & Concessions, Latinarepas, McNasty’s, Crème de la Crème Cakery, Tin Roof Mobile, Tennessie’s Philippine Cuisine, Potato Tornado, Lilia’s Outside Café, Pa’s Pork, Nacho Pig, Buckeye Burgers, Claybourne Grille, Sinsational Sandwiches, Mo’s Mexican, Get Loaded, Gyro Palace, Zombie Dogz, Homestead Spud, Little Z’s Concessions, Shannon’s Southern Style Sweet Tea, Kona Ice of Troy and Kettle Fixins.

There is a full line-up of entertainment throughout the day., including the Hey There Morgan band from Dayton from 12-2:45 p.m., local Greenville grad Sereena Barga from 3-4 p.m,, local resident Abbey Bower from 4-5 p.m, New Old Fashioned Band from Dayton from 5-6:30 p.m,and the featured local band from Greenville, Shannon Clark & The Sugar” from 7-9 p.m.

For more details about the event and to participate in contests, check out Facebook or ontact Jason Blackburn at 937-621-2166 or email at: thepromoterllc@gmail.com.