The event includes not only eight award categories but also a series of chef battles.
Increased competition, mobile vending regulations and rising food costs are evolving challenges.
A market focused on lunch, prepared foods and produce opens Tuesday in the new CityCenter DC development.
Che Ruddell-Tabisola plans to guide the association as it moves beyond advocating for better vending regulations.
After months of slight recipe tweaking, Andrew Dana and his business partner, Chris Brady, debuted Timber Pizza Co. at the Columbia Heights Community Marketplace.
The local food truck association supports the proposal despite its many restrictions.
The film about D.C.'s iconic hot dog carts will have other screenings later this year.
The food truck will be serving up coffee and doughnuts in Arlington.
Josh Saltzman and Trent Allen need the time to focus on other projects, including Kangaroo Boxing Club.
Vendors who have developed followers away from D.C.'s main squares are not ready to forsake those locations.