UPR Hosts Food Truck Festival Sunday
SAN JUAN – The University of Puerto Rico’s Alumni Office will carry out its second UPR Food Truck Summer Fest on Sunday, July 3, at the Botanical Garden of the Río Piedras campus.
The event will feature the participation of more than 15 food trucks from various parts of the island.
The varied cuisine will include such food trucks as El Gastro Spot, Todo Frutas Express, Cool Hope, Umami, La Chilanguita, Piscolabis, Açai on the Go!, Lemon Submarine, Sergeant Bubbler Tea & Coffee Shop, Dude’s, The Meatball Company, La Preñá, La Alcapurria Quemá, Isla Pops, Ceviche Incaínos, Peko, Peko, Antohaus, Coneheads and Crazy Sushi, among others.
The festival will also feature entertainment for children with inflatable bouncers; the sale of products such as fruits and orchids as part of Extensión Agrícola’s urban market; and music by Tofflemire Band, La Muralla and Siglo XXI Steel Band.
“We want to encourage family enjoyment while supporting what’s local in a healthy atmosphere with varied entertainment. The event is open to the general public, and we invite the university community and alumni…because, in a way, it is a celebration their achievements,” UPR President Uroyoán Walker said.