Chicago food trucks offer deals for National Food Truck Day

SHARE Chicago food trucks offer deals for National Food Truck Day

Some local food trucks plan to offer deals for National Food Truck Day on Friday. | Sun-Times file photo

Can you believe it’s been 10 years since the food truck movement started?

The food truck industry has been steadily growing ever since. In 2017, it reached $2.7 billion in revenue, according to a report from Food Truck Nation.

To celebrate, some local food trucks plan to offer deals Friday for National Food Truck Day. Over 800 trucks in major U.S. cities are participating, including 15 in Chicago. put together a full list of Chicago deals like free sides or drinks with the purchase of a main dish, discounted menu items and more.

If you’re visiting your favorite truck on Friday, make sure you post a photo of your food truck fare on social media using #FoodTruckDay. The truck with the most posts on Instagram and Twitter will win $500.

The Latest
The list is a combination of obscure players on the recruiting front who raised their stock and others who have received attention — and even offers — but should have a whole lot more.
The Bears are rising, but they aren’t the only ones. There are still plenty of hurdles in their path to contending.
Ms. Lurie gave tens of millions of dollars to Northwestern University, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Greater Chicago Food Depository, PAWS Chicago and several other organizations both in the city and beyond, according to a statement from Northwestern.
Chicago’s food scene is “the lifeblood” of “The Bear,” cast member Ebon Moss-Bachrach told reporters during a press conference call with co-stars Jeremy Allen White and Ayo Edebiri on Monday.
Get an inside look at the upcoming Democratic National Convention in Chicago with Executive Director of the DNC Committee Alex Hornbrook and Executive Director of the Chicago DNC Host Committee Christy George on June 27.