For a lot of us, we love food. We see food as an art, something that can enrapture almost all of our senses and take us on a journey somewhere we have never been before. We at Ledges Hotel, as well as our in-house restaurant Glass, take food seriously. Not only does it sustain us but it is something that we can enjoy as well. One part of the food industry that has recently taken off is the rise of food trucks. We in the Pocono Mountains love food trucks and especially love going to the Pocono Food Truck Festival. Come see how you should make a trip to the Pocono Mountains for this year’s Pocono Food Truck Festival.
The 2015 Pocono Food Truck Festival will be held October 17th and 18th at the Shawnee Mountain Ski Area in East Stroudsburg. Each day of the Pocono Food Truck Festival will last from 11 am to 5 pm and you will have to purchase tickets to enter the Pocono Food Truck Festival. You can buy them in advance as well as the day of. You can also purchase tickets for just one day or for both days of the Pocono Food Truck Festival. Advance tickets are $9 for 1 day or $15 for 2 days for adults, $7.50 for children aged 5-12 for 1 day and $15 for 2 days and children 4 and under are free. Buying tickets the day of the Pocono Food Truck Festival are as follows: adults are $12.50 for 1 day, $17 for 2 days, children aged 5-12 are $8.50 for 1 day and $17 for 2 days. Parking for the Pocono Food Truck Festival is completely free.
One thing that sets the Pocono Food Truck Festival apart from many other food truck festivals is who will be in attendance. It isn’t at every food truck festival that you will get food trucks from not only your region but others as well. At the Pocono Food Truck Festival, there will be food trucks from the Pocono Mountains region, New Jersey, New York City, and Philadelphia. As you can see, the Pocono Food Truck Festival will be one of a kind. Some of the food trucks that will be at the Pocono Food Truck Festival are, Uncle Paul’s Stuffed Pretzels, Vince’s Cheesesteak, Dia Doce, Meat Wagon BBQ, Smokin’ Chicks, Heeter’s Ice Cream, and many more. Be sure to keep an eye on their website to see who else will be at the Pocono Food Truck Festival. One thing to keep in mind while you are at the Pocono Food Truck Festival is to try and figure out who you like best. Trust us, this will be a hard thing to do but be sure to cast your vote for the best food truck and see who is crowned the Pocono Food Truck Festival’s People’s Choice Award.
If you are wondering what else you can do while you are at the Pocono Food Truck Festival, you will be pleased that not only will you bed well but you will be entertained too. They plan on having live bands, a monster truck show, a juggling show and of course you will get to have an amazing, and scenic, chairlift ride which will showcase the beauty of the Pocono Mountains.
It’s easy to see why so many people enjoy coming to the Pocono Mountains when they have a chance to take some time off. When you have the beauty of the mountains, as well as the ability to explore them and then you combine it with fun things to do, you will have fun here no matter what. When you do choose to come to the Pocono Mountains in time for the Pocono Food Truck Festival, we hope you will stay with us at Ledges Hotel. We are conveniently located to many area attractions and our hotel is not only gorgeous, but our staff will ensure that you will have the best time while you are here with us. Enjoy stunning views from our decks or any of our rooms. We have accommodation types for just about any size group from those who are budget traveling to visitors who are wanting a good bit of space. Contact us today and book a room in time for the Pocono Food Truck Festival and a great weekend in the Pocono Mountains.
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Photo by David McSpadden