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Food Truck Tracker: Sept. 1 – 8

Michael’s Seafood Express will be at Carolina Beach Lake Park this weekend. (Courtesy Michael’s Seafood Express)

WILMINGTON — Port City Daily publishes the Food Truck Tracker every Friday, so folks can know where to access the best mobile eats while planning their weekend activities.

All schedules, which will run Friday to Friday, are subject to weather conditions and cancellations. The addresses of where the food trucks will be parked are alphabetized at the bottom.

Run a food truck and want to be included? Send schedules every Thursday by 8 a.m. to Angela Benitez at benitezas724@gmail.com.

Weekly Schedules

MICHAEL’S SEAFOOD EXPRESS
A 25-year local landmark now franchising as an express model serving your favorite menu items.

  • September 1 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; DrumTrout Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Carolina Beach Lake Park, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 3 — Oasis at Riverlights, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 7 — Castle Bay, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 8 — Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

LOBSTER DOGS
Specializing in lobster, crab and shrimp rolls, plus avocado stacks. Read all about the truck here.

  • September 1 — The Vault CB, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Edward Teach Brewing, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 2 — Leland Brewing Co., 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • September 3 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Makai Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

LANE’S FERRY
The Pender County institution returns, this time hitting the road with its popular burgers.

  • September 1 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 2 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 8 — Jerry’s Barber Shop, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

JABBA’S HOT & SWEET DIPPING SAUCE
Serving wings, shrimp burgers, Jabba dog, fried bologna, chicken and rice, and more.

  • September 1 — Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • September 2 — Coastal Seafood & Propane, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

POOR PIGGY’S BBQ
Traditional North Carolina-style barbecue and Southern food, now with three trucks in the Wilmington area. Two of the trucks serve classic BBQ, and the ‘Goin’ Ham’ truck serves burgers. Caterings available here.

  • September 4 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 7 — Fisher Student Center at UNCW, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

MADE IN VENEZUELA
Serving arepas, empanadas and other Venezuelan specialties.

  • September 1 — C.M. Mitchell Construction Co., Inc., 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
  • September 2 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 3 — Flytrap Brewing, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 5 — Salty Turtle Beer Company, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • September 7 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 8 — Waterline Brewing Company, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

KEITH’S MEMPHIS STYLE BBQ
A BBQ truck that grew from a true love story. Offering smoked pork butts and briskets with special sauces to the Port City.

  • September 1 — Bull City Ciderworks, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Edward Teach Brewing, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.; End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 5 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 6 — Scapegoat Taproom, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 7 — Outer Dunes Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

LANGOS NEEDZ LEMONADE
Offering a special Eastern European combination of homemade lemonade and langos.

  • September 1 — New Hanover County Health & Human Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Mannkind Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • September 3 — Good Hops Brewing, 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 4 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.

EASTSIDE
Eastside specializes in subs using from-scratch recipes and organic, all-natural products.

  • September 1 — New Anthem Beer Project, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 3 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • September 6 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 7 — Palate Bottle Shop & Garden, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 8 — Stevenson-Hendrick Honda, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

2 BROS COASTAL CUISINE
A local food truck serving made-to-order sandwiches and wraps.

  • September 1 — Napa Auto Parts, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • September 2 — Biggers Market, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 8 — Salters Haven, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

THE FIRST BITE
The First Bite is a breakfast food truck. We offer breakfast burritos, sandwiches, as well as some other breakfast items. We serve breakfast in the morning, noon, and evenings.

  • September 1 — Hendrick Toyota, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
  • September 2 — Figure Eight Island Yacht Club, 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • September 6 — Jeff Gordon Chevrolet, 7:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.

ISLAND SQUEEZE
Gourmet fresh-squeezed lemonade, all-natural and eco-friendly, made to order — serving Wilmington, NC, and area beaches.

  • September 2 — Riverfront Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 3 — Crafted Outpost, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • September 4 — Oak Island Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 6 — Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • September 7 — Topsail Beach Craft Market, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WILMYWOODIE
Wilmington’s first and only wood-fired pizza truck, serving up unique and delicious creations as well as the classics.

  • September 6 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 8 — Fermental Beer & Wine, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

GRIMM BURGER
Serving smash burgers, fries, homemade condiments and more. Read more here.

  • September 1 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Wilmington Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

PORT CITY QUE
Brisket, ribs, pulled pork, and other serious barbecue classics. Based out of Rocky Point, but spotted all over Wilmington.

  • September 1 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 2 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 6 — New Hanover County Department of Social Services, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 7 — Pender County Health Department, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • September 8 — Hudson’s Hardware, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WILMIRICANS
Puerto Rican-run and owned, WilmiRicans offers a variety of dishes that represent a taste of the island, from mofongo (mashed plantain), tripleta (sandwich), papas locas (loaded fries) and many other delicious options. Come and have a taste of Puerto Rico.

  • September 2 — Waterline Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

BEYOND THE BAYOU
Beyond the Bayou food truck specializes in Cajun cuisine. We are happy to bring a taste of the bayou to Cape Fear.

  • September 1 — Brunswick Beer Xchange, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

PEPE’S TACO TRUCK
Bringing authentic tacos, tortas, quesadillas, and burritos to our friends in New Hanover and Pender counties.

  • August 25 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • September 1 — Flytrap Brewing, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

PORT CITY PLATES
A food truck that serves Rochester, NY-style trash plates to the Wilmington area. Read more here.

  • September 1 — Broomtail Craft Brewery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Broomtail Pub & Arcade, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • September 7 — Sandpiper Brewing Co., 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 8 — Forest Sound, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

BANH SAI
A new Asian-inspired food truck is rolling through Wilmington, NC. It specializes in curries, noodle dishes and banh mis.

  • September 1 — End of Days Distillery, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 2 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 6 — Edward Teach Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 7 — Mad Mole Brewing, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • September 8 — Flying Machine Brewing Company, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Find a location

  • Avalon Apartments — 327 Guinevere Ln.
  • Biggers Market — 6250 Market St.
  • Broomtail Craft Brewery — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Broomtail Pub & Arcade — 7211 Market St.
  • Brunswick Beer Xchange — 113 Village Rd. NE, Leland
  • Brunswick Community College — 50 College Rd, NE, Bolivia
  • Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office — 70 Stamp Act Dr NE, Bolivia
  • Brunswick Forest community — 1007 Evangeline Dr., Leland
  • Bull City Ciderworks — 615 S 17th St.
  • Cape Fear Community College Wilmington Campus — 411 N. Front St.
  • Carolina Beach Lake Park — 400 S. Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach
  • Castle Bay — 107 Links Ct, Hampstead
  • C.M. Mitchell Construction Co., Inc. — 2256 NC-172, Sneads Ferry
  • Coastal Seafood & Propane — 301 Village Rd NE, Leland
  • Crafted Outpost — 615 S. 16th St. Unit 120
  • The Crooked Lotus — 1283 NC-210 Unit G, Sneads Ferry
  • Cross Creek Neighborhood — 106 Royal Oak Dr, Hampstead, NC 28443, USA
  • Dead Crow Comedy Room — 511 N. 3rd St.
  • Del Webb Riverlights — 109 Pier Master Point #100
  • DrumTrout Brewing Company — 3710 College Rd Suite 143
  • Eagle Island Fruit & Seafood — 2500 US-421
  • The Eagle’s Dare — 420 N. 3rd St.
  • Edward Teach Brewing — 604 N. 4th St.
  • End of Days Distillery — 1815 Castle St.
  • Fermental Beer & Wine — 600 S. 17th St.
  • Figure Eight Island Yacht Club — 15 Bridge Rd.
  • Fisher Student Center at UNCW — 615 Hamilton Dr.
  • Fitness & Wellness Center at Brunswick Forest — 2701 Brunswick Forest Pkwy, Leland
  • Flying Machine Brewing Company — 3130 Randall Pkwy.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • Forest Sound — Forest Sound Rd., Hampstead
  • Fort Fisher Air Force Recreation Area — 118 Riverfront Rd., Kure Beach
  • GE-Wilmington — 3901 Castle Hayne Rd.
  • Goat & Compass — 710 N 4th St.
  • Good Hops Brewing — 811 Harper Ave., Carolina Beach
  • Greenfield Lake Amphitheater — 1941 Amphitheatre Dr.
  • Greenfield Lake Yacht Club — 1756 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Gregory Farms and Vineyard — 2576 Montague Rd., Currie
  • Hawkeswater Neighborhood on the River — 588 Coniston Dr. SE, Leland
  • Hendrick Toyota Wilmington — 5640 Market St.
  • Hi-Wire Brewing — 1020 Princess St.
  • Hudson Renaissance — 1027 Ashes Dr.
  • Hudson’s Hardware — 6301 Castle Hayne Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Ironclad Golf & Beer Garden — 2368 Country Club Dr., Hampstead
  • Jeff Gordon Chevrolet — 228 S. College Rd.
  • Jerry’s Barber Shop — 11975 US-117, Rocky Point
  • LA Times Bar — 2851 Maco Rd. NE, Leland
  • Leaf & Barrel Provision Co. — 15010 US-17, Hampstead
  • Leland Brewing Co. — 133 Fayetteville Rd
  • Leland Middle School — 927 Old Fayetteville Rd, Leland
  • Live Oak Bank Pavilion in Riverfront Park — 10 Cowan St.
  • Makai Brewing Company — 5850 Ocean Hwy W #1, Ocean Isle Beach
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Rd. Unit C
  • Mannkind Brewing Company — 9600 Ploof Rd SE #7, Leland
  • NAPA Auto Parts — 413 US-117 S, Burgaw
  • Napa Auto Parts — 3722 Market St.
  • nCino, Inc. — 6770 Parker Farm Dr.
  • New Anthem Beer Project — 116 Dock St.; 110 Greenfield St. #100
  • New Hanover County Health & Human Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover County Department of Social Services — 1650 Greenfield St.
  • New Hanover Medical Group Ogden Office — 7420 Market St.
  • North Brunswick High School — 114 Scorpion Dr NE, Leland
  • Northchase neighborhood — 2832 Northchase Pkwy. W.
  • Novant Health New Hanover Primary Care – Wilmington — 1960 S 16th St.
  • Oak Island Farmers Market — SE 49th St., Oak Island
  • Oasis at Riverlights — 4027 Watercraft Ferry Ave.
  • Outer Dunes Brewing Company — 7976 Market St.
  • Palate Bottle Shop & Garden — 1007 N 4th St.
  • Palisades at Lewis Creek — 1630 Lewis Landing Ave #101
  • Parson Mills Farm Subdivision — 4612 Parsons Mill Dr, Castle Hayne
  • Pecan Grove Plantation — 133 W. Scarborough Ct., Hampstead
  • Pender County Health Department — 803 S. Walker St., Burgaw
  • Pirate Ship Powersports — 5725 Market St.
  • Poplar Grove Plantation/Farmers Market — 10200 US-17
  • Riverfront Farmers Market — 110 Dock St.
  • Salters Haven at Lea Marina — 33 Passage Pt., Hampstead
  • Salty Turtle Beer Company — 103 Triton Ln., Surf City
  • Sandpiper Brewing Co. — 624 E Ocean Rd.
  • Scapegoat Taproom — 2789 Compass Pointe South Wynd NE, Ste. 4, Leland
  • Seagate Bottle Shop — 6005 Oleander Dr.
  • Seaview Crab Company Carolina Beach Market — 6458 Carolina Beach Rd.
  • Sidbury Station — 6117 Sidbury Rd., Castle Hayne
  • Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival — 126 Park Ln, Sneads Ferry
  • Southport Tap and Cellar — 827 N. Howe St., Southport
  • The Starling Bar — 1612 Queen St.
  • Stevenson-Hendrick Honda — 6720 Market St.
  • SUNdays Café — 708B S. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach
  • Tipsy Goat Bottles & Taps — 1930 Castle Hayne Rd. Suite 120
  • The Venue at Wilmington Brewing Company — 800 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Topsail Beach Craft Market — 802 S. Anderson Blvd., Topsail Beach
  • Unwined on the Square — 2163 Britton Rd., Leland
  • USS North Carolina Battleship — 1 Battleship Rd NE
  • The Vault CB — 612 N Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach
  • Waterline Brewing Company — 721 Surry St.
  • Wilmington Brewing Company — 824 S. Kerr Ave.
  • Wilmington VA Clinic — 1705 Gardner Rd.
  • The Wine Sampler — 890-3 S Kerr Ave.
  • Wrightsville Beach Park — 3 Bob Sawyer Dr., Wrightsville Beach

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