As a paid belly for this newspaper, I've spent countless hours traversing every pocket of Pierce County sniffing out, hunting down and what can loosely be described as “stalking” food trucks.
That’s a lot of driving – and eating.
Here’s an event that will make it much easier for diners – and this restaurant critic – to test as many food trucks as one could possibly stomach in a single day: Food Truck Fest at Wright Park. The event, from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, will have a dozen food trucks from Pierce County and six from the Seattle area.
Organizer Phedra Redifer of MetroParks considers it an opportunity for local eaters to check out what’s new in Pierce County’s food truck world. She’s booked several new trucks that locals probably have not yet encountered. Here’s a look at those new trucks, plus other trucks that will be serving Sunday: