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Food trucks

We are committed to supporting and growing Boston’s thriving food truck ecosystem.

The Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion has the tools and expertise to help entrepreneurs start and grow their food truck business. Our office also offers guidance on business development needs.

Established in 2011, Boston's food truck program has grown to include over 95 food trucks occupying both public and private sites across Boston.

Upcoming Events

Food Truck Webinar:  

Wednesday June 29th, 3:00pm-4:00pm
This webinar will guide you through the food truck process, and get you the information you need to start vending in private or public spaces in Boston.  Whether you are new to Food Trucks, or have been vending, this is a good time to get updates on the program, and have a refresh on the important information.  This webinar will be in advance of the Food Truck lottery. The Quarter 2 Food Truck officially starts on July 1st!

Food Truck Lottery:

Thursday June 30th, 3:30pm-5:00pm
If you are looking to change up your Food Truck sites, or are ready to start vending at a public site in Boston, sign up here! 

Boston food trucks schedule

View a map of food trucks in the City of Boston:

Food trucks map


The City of Boston passed an ordinance in 2011 to allow food trucks. You must follow the rules and regulations in this ordinance if you want to work as a food truck vendor.

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