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Eat food for a good cause: Food Truckin' for Josh Cares

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By Hope Bradford

Food truck lovers rejoice. Kroger and P&G will be presenting their third annual Food Truckin' for Josh Cares this Wednesday on Fountain Square.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., patrons can get a taste of delicious and diverse foods from over 15 food trucks, including giant gyros, Korean BBQ tacos, and much more.

Our own Frank Marzullo will be overseeing the event where guests are bound to have a great time while enjoying live entertainment and social media contests to win great prizes.

Warm 98's Marianne Curan and Bobbi Maxwell will broadcast the event and cover the Golden Spatula Awards for “Best Entrée” and “Best Sweet Treat” as determined by a celebrity judging panel.

All proceeds from the event will benefit Josh Cares, whose mission is “to provide comfort, support and companionship to seriously ill children enduring lengthy hospitalizations without a family member who is able to be with them consistently.”

Josh Cares Child Life Specialists serve as surrogates and links to the families who would be by their children's sides if they could. During the Festivities, there will be feature interviews with Josh Cares families and supporters.

Patrons will also have the chance to purchase Food Truck Bucks from Josh Cares volunteers, which can be redeemed for food and drinks.

Keep an eye out for these vendors:

· Andy's Mediterranean Falafel Mobile, featuring Giant Gyros and Hummus or Falafel Wraps; Baklava

· Bueno Vita, featuring Beef and Pork Meatballs and Chicken Meatballs

· C'est Cheese, featuring the Cheesy Wonder, the Bee Sting and the Green Lantern

· Dojo Gelato, featuring the Bad Girl Empanada, Carne Mechada and Tostones-Simple

· Empanadas Aqui, featuring the Bad Girl Empanada, Carne Mechada and Tostones-Simple

· Gold Star Chili Mobile, featuring Cheese Coney, Small Ways, and 1/2 Gorito

· Hungry Bros., featuring The Ruby and the Kevin Bacon Ranch; Ice Cream Floats

· Kaimelsky's, featuring Cheeseburger, Tony Packo Hot Dog, and Polish Sausage

· Marty's Waffles, featuring Belgian Sugar Waffle and Belgian Sugar Waffle with Strawberries

· Red Sesame, featuring Korean BBQ Taco and RS Mini-Quesadilla

· Street Pops, featuring Strawberry Fields, Blueberry Lemon Cheesecake, and Thai Basil Lime

· Sugar Snap, featuring Mini-cupcakes, Salted Caramel Brownies, Ice Cream Floats, and Cheesecake on a Stick

· Texas Joe, featuring Chipotle Taco, Picadillo Taco and Vegetarian Taco

  Urban Grill, featuring 1/2 GBT Sandwich (goetta, bacon and tomato), 4 Cheese Mac Bowls topped with BBQ or Buffalo Chicken and a side of Macaroni

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