The 2019 Texas Food Truck Showdown will run from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Square in downtown Waco.

The event features 40 food trucks from across Texas and other states. Competition will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., during which time the food trucks will only be accepting Tasty Tickets in exchange for a serving of their signature dishes. Drinks, beer and merchandise will be available at respective tables accepting cash and credit.

The food trucks will open from 4 to 8 p.m. with their full menus for cash or credit purchases.

The Pop Up Market has been expanded this year to include a variety of non-food vendors from around Central Texas. Austin Reptile Shows will be on-site giving presentations at 10:30 a.m., noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m., and a petting zoo will be available in the KidsZone.

New this year is the addition of a peanut butter and jelly boxed lunch option for children, available for $5.

For more information, call 757-5605.



  • Occurred Saturday, March 16th, 2019 — all day


Heritage Square

Austin Avenue and Third Street
Waco, TX 76701