Source: Valley Roadrunner

Food Truck Festival to return to Bates Nut Farm August 24

February 06, 2013

Bates Nut Farm is home to the second annual VC Food Truck Festival Saturday, August 24 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fifty of Southern California's finest gourmet food trucks will be parked under the trees, offering a wide variety of mobile cuisine.

Spotlighting the gourmet food truck movement that has recently come to the local area, the festival celebrates a new style of street food. A wide variety of cuisine from Asian street fare to decadent desserts will be offered, all reasonably priced. Many family-oriented activities will be happening throughout the day, making this a fun day on the farm for all ages.

Hawaiian Reggae dance band Locali Grown will play on the Bates stage from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Kids will enjoy pony rides, Kids n paint, hayrides, face painting, rock climbing and a slide. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets to enjoy their gourmet treats under the trees.

Bates Nut Farm is located at 15954 Woods Valley Road, Valley Center, CA 92082. Farm and Store hours are 9:00 to 5:00 daily. Entrance to the farm and parking are free. For more information and directions call 760-749-3333 or visit .