Happy Friday! Street food parties fill Labor Day weekend
This three-day weekend will see two food truck gatherings: one in celebration of the Blue Moon (the second full moon in a month) tonight and another poolside at the Taxi development in RiNo this Sunday.
Steuben's Food Truck at June's Justice League of Street Food party.
The full moon street party runs from 4 to 10 p.m. at 901 Bannock Street with eats from Mestizos, Hey PB&J, Crepes a' Go-Go, Eat Eatclectic, Chef Driven, Tipsy Cupcakes, Sunset Tacos, Coaches Scoop, Eighty Ate, Bob's Blazin BBQ, Mikes2Kitchen, and Capt'N Crabby -- there will also be live music, face painting, balloon art, adult big wheel trikes and beer from Left Hand Brewing Company.
Taxi Facebook page The pool at Taxi has water in it now.
And the Justice League of Street Food is throwing a "bodacious" pool party on Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m. at the new urban pool in the Taxi development. The lineup includes Pinche Tacos, Manna from Heaven, Yatai Food Cart, DipStik, The Panna Cotta Peddler and tunes from DJ Eddie B. All proceeds from the event will benefit Earthlinks. Note: "We also have a special deal for service industry folks, come out and bring proof of employment and we will make sure you get a free shot to start your night".
For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings -- and if you have information for a culinary event you'd like included in our online calendar, send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.