The Chicago Food Truck Fest- June 24 & 25, 2017

The city of Chicago is known for a lot of things. It is commonly known as “the windy city”, “the second city”, and even “Chi-Town”. Many would also unofficially consider Chicago as one of the best food towns in the country. It is the home of the Chicago deep dish pizza and the Chicago style hot dogs. You can experience many of Chicago’s own food traditions, along with the history of the food truck. This year the Chicago Food Truck Fest will take place on June 24 and June 25, at the South Loop.  The festival will be held at 1600 S. Wabash Ave. This Chicago event will feature over 50 of the best food trucks in the area.

The Chicago Food Truck Fest is one of the most diverse food events that you can experience. You can savor the tastes of Chicago with the pizza and beef food trucks or you can try something entirely different from steak entrees to unique BBQ dishes. Finish off the day with a savory dessert from one of the many cupcake or donuts trucks. No matter what your food preferences or restrictions are, you are sure to find something that is worth visiting for.

This Chicago food truck fest boasts much more than delicacies of all cuisines. Live music will keep you moving and dancing throughout the night. Beer and wine will be served at many of the food trucks to add to the entertainment of the weekend. You can also purchase goodies of all kinds to remember your food truck experience, including unique T shirts. Also, be sure to test out your skills at one of the many games throughout the weekend.

Food Trucks Around Town

Chicago Food Truck Festival Accommodations

With so many food trucks to choose from, you’ll find it difficult to try them all in one day. Consider an overnight weekend trip or a day stay at one of the local hotels for a truly memorable experience. What is better than filling yourself with some of Chicago’s best food options, refreshing at a local hotel, and then going back for more? The relaxing and refreshing hotel stay will prepare you to refuel, allowing you to try even more of the food trucks at the event. With HotelsByDay, you can book a local room for just a couple of hours. The city of Chicago has many comforting and convenient hotels located throughout the city.

The Congress Plaza Hotel of Chicago

The Congress Plaza Hotel is located at 520 South Michigan Avenue. It is right on the Chicago loop and offers modern amenities to improve your day stay. The on- site business center, barber shop, and shuttle service are perfect for a quick break from the delicious tastes of Chicago. The hotel is only a little over 10 minutes from the Chicago Food Truck Fest with convenient public transportation. You can refresh and be on your way back to the festival within minutes.


The River Hotel Chicago

The River Hotel Chicago, located at 75 East Wacker Dr. is an affordable hotel that is in the Magnificent Mile of Chicago. Just a short drive to this hotel and you will have access to 24 hour concierge services, a state of the art fitness center, and free access to WiFi. If you need to complete work tasks in between your Food Truck visits, this is the perfect place to book a day stay trip. This hotel will even provide you with everything you need for a perfect nap, including sound machines, sleep masks, and ear plugs. Take a much needed break between the day activities of the Chicago Food Truck Fest and feel renewed and ready for what the night has to bring.

The Inn of Chicago

The Inn of Chicago, which is located at 162 East Ohio St. is also located directly in the Magnificent Mile. The Magnificent Mile, also known to some as the Mag Mile, is an upscale street of Chicago that offers some of the best shopping, dining, and entertainment in the entire city. The Inn is also just a short distance to Millennium Park, all of the local and exciting nightlife, and the Navy Pier.  In less than 15 minutes, you can travel from the Chicago Food Truck Fest to any of these exciting locations.

Courage on the Magnificent Mile

La Quinta of Chicago

La Quinta of Chicago, which is located at 1 South Franklin is also a short drive or route by public transportation from the festival. The drive from the Chicago Food Truck Fest to this affordable hotel will take you along the scenic river that runs throughout the city. The hotel is conveniently located next to the L train, for easy transportation almost anywhere in the city. You will find all the comforts of home with free baggage storage, room service, and WiFi.

Get Your Chicago Food Truck Fest Tickets Now!

The summer is the perfect time to explore the city of Chicago. What better way is there to take in all the tastes and sights of Chicago than with a day stay trip and a visit to one of the largest food truck festivals in the country? HotelsByDay will add to your food truck trip experience by providing you with a hotel room to refresh and renew between food truck events. Do not miss out on Chicago’s 4th annual food truck festival. Be sure to purchase your tickets as soon as possible and remember to book your day hotel stay with HotelsbyDay.

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Heather Hardy

Heather is an avid writer and reader. When she is not reading all the latest novels on the best sellers lists, she is writing her own content and creative forms. She is also a yoga enthusiast and loves to learn about anything and everything. She looks forward to new writing projects and a good cup of coffee in the morning.