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Food truck tracker June 22 – 28: Find your favorite trucks [Free read]

WILMINGTON — The food truck tracker is a place to find where your favorite trucks will be this week. It lists events open to the public, not catering events for offices and private parties.

Keep in mind events are subject to weather conditions and cancelations — so check back throughout the week.

Want to see your favorite on this list? Run a food truck and want to be included? Let us know at info@portcitydaily.com

Food truck tracker Monday, June 22 – Sunday, June 28

A&M’s Red Food Truck – Classic sliders and tacos, featuring beef, pork, chicken, fish, and vegan options. A&M is also known (and loved) for their “loaded tots.”

  • Tuesday, June 23 – Eagle Island Seafood 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Brunswick County Offices, Bolivia 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 27 – Waterline 4 – 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 28 – Waterline 2 – 5 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.

  • Monday, June 22 – Castle Bay, Hampstead 4:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Sheriff’s Office 11 a.m – 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Farmers Market @ Good Hops, Carolina Beach 4 – 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 25 – Marsh Oas 4 – 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 28 – River Lights 2 – 5 p.m.

Vital Seen – After years as head chef in some of Wilmington’s top restaurants, Tripp Engel’s latest project is a food truck, featuring a menu that reflects a Rastafarian philosophy influenced by Jamaican, Ethiopian, Egyptian, and Indian food cultures.

  • TBA — Check back soon!

Papadom’s Singing Sangwich Truck — Singing and sandwiches, including the classic Italian sausage roll, Latin-style roast pork, and the spiedie sandwich (upstate New York’s answer to shishkabob, on a sandwich).

  • Monday, June 22 – Eagle Island 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Monday, June 22 – Oak Island* 3 – 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 23 – Oak Island 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Oak Island 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 25 – Oak Island 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 27 – Oak Island 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

*Oak Island location: 4602 Beach Drive, between Middleton Park and the Beach Cabana access point.

T’Geaux Boys – Serving traditional New Orleans cuisine featuring PoBoys, frenchbread grilled cheese, Creole rice dishes, crawfish mac, vegan and gluten-free options.

  • All private events, for now.

Port City Que – Brisket, ribs, pulled pork, and other serious barbecue classics. Based out of Rocky Point, but spotted all over Wilmington.

  • Wednesday, June 24 – Hudson Hardware, Castle Hayne 11:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m
  • Thursday, June 25 – Pender Government Center, Burgaw 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Friday, June 26 – Hudson Hardware 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Online/phone ordering.
  • Email: Portcityque2017@gmail.com
  • Phone: 910-833-2381
  • Find locations here

Bill’s Front Porch – Food truck launched by Wilmington craft brewery and restaurant. Event planners can request just about anything off the restaurant’s menu.

  • Thursday, June 25 – Eagle Island 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 27 – Crooked Lotus 6 – 9 p.m.

WilmyWoodie – The region’s first wood-fired pizza oven on wheels, this food truck’s 1000-degree oven can cook a pizza in less than two minutes.

CheeseSmith – CheeseSmith is one of Wilmington’s newest food trucks, serving new takes on the classic grilled cheese each week.

  • You can find the latest CheeseSmith events on Facebook and on Instagram at @CheeseSmithCo.

Joe Loves Lobster Rolls – Chef Tony Herndon brings his award-winning lobster rolls to Wilmington. Herndon serves until the lobster runs out — and it usually runs out. Check out the counter-service restaurant in Boiling Spring Lakes.

  • TBA — Check back soon!

Lane’s Ferry– The Pender County institution returns, this time hitting the road with its popular burgers.

  • Tuesday, June 23 – Jerry’s Barber Shop, Rocky Point 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Eagle Island 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 25 – Jerry’s Barber Shop, Rocky Point 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, June 26 – Jerry’s Barber Shop, Rocky Point 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

For the Shell of It – Bringing New England to Coastal NC! Great Lobster inspired food truck now available to cater to public and private events in New Hanover, Pender, and Onslow counties. Serving whole steamed lobster, lobster bisque, lobster mac and cheese, and more!

  • Tuesday, June 23 – Leaf & Barrel 4 – 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Flytrap 5 – 9 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 25 – Broomtail 5 – 8 p.m.
  • Friday, June 26 – Pecan Grove Plantation, Hampstead 5 – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 27 – Wilmington Brewing Company 4:30 – 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 28 – Edward Teach 3 – 7 p.m.

Catch the Food Truck – The spinoff of Keith Rhodes’ Catch restaurant, serving all kinds of seafood.

  • No public events this week, check back next time!

Trolly Stop – Classic hotdogs, homemade topping, founded in 1976.

  • Monday, June 22 – Saturday, June 27 – Auto Dentz, 6412 Market St. 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 24 – Alcami 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Soulful Twist – Low country food, with a twist.

  • Take out and some delivery
  • Call for details: 910-622-2628

Donut Bus – A converted school bus serving up fresh donuts, with flavors like Maple Bacon and Strawberry Shortcake. Get the latest on Facebook.

Southern Comfort Food Truck

  • TBA – Check back soon!

2 Bro’s Coastal Cuisine – New menus posted daily on Facebook.

  • Thursday, June 25 – Fire and Spice 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Friday, June 26 – Waterline 5 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 27 – Southport Tap and Cellar 5 – 7:30 p.m.

Find a location

  • Alcami — 2320 Scientific Park Drive
  • Bottega — 723 N. 4th St.
  • Bradly Creek Marina — 6338 Oleander Drive
  • Broomtail Craft Brewing — 6404 Amsterdam Way
  • Burnt Mill Creek — 2101 Market St.
  • Cargo District — 1608 Queen St.
  • Downtown Sundown Concerts / Riverfront Park — 5 N. Water St.
  • Fermental — 7250 Market St.
  • Flytrap Brewing — 319 Walnut St.
  • Health Department — 2029 S. 17th St.
  • Mad Mole Brewing — 6309 Boathouse Road
  • Makai Brewing Co. — 5850 Ocean Hwy W Unit 1, Ocean Isle Beach
  • NHRMC Emergency Department North — 151 Scotts Hill Medical Drive
  • NHRMC — 1415 Physicians Drive
  • Poplar Grove Plantation — 10200 US-17
  • Red Hare Brewing — 4802 Main St., Shallotte
  • Residence Inn — 1200 Culbreth Drive
  • Seaglass Salvage Maret — 1987 Andrew Jackson Highway
  • Sour Barn —  7211 Market St.
  • Waterline Brewing — 721 Surry St.

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