Food Truck Participant Info

Graham Convention & Visitors Bureau
FOOD TRUCK CHAMPIONSHIP OF TEXAS
Saturday, June 1st, 2019

Thank you for your interest in Graham’s 5th Annual Food Truck Championship of Texas held on America’s Largest Downtown Square in Graham, Texas.

THE GRAND PRIZE FOR THE FOOD TRUCK GRAND CHAMPION OF TEXAS IS $10,000.
OTHER PRIZE AMOUNTS INCLUDE:

Best Signature Dish – $2,500
Best Truck Theme and Design – $500
Best Food Truck Spirit – $500
Best International Dish – $500
Best American Cuisine – $500
Most Unique Menu – $500
Best BBQ – $500
Best Dessert – $500

Only one prize awarded per truck. Professional foodie judges select the winners for each category.

Attendance for 2019 is expected to be 10,000 -12,000 attendees.

Food truck vendors are not charged a commission on sales during the Food Truck Championship of Texas. Vendors are required to accept up to $200 (25 vouchers) worth of vouchers provided to sponsors and volunteers. The Graham Convention and Visitors Bureau will reimburse Vendors at face-value for receipt of any vouchers exceeding the $200 (25 vouchers) commitment. Food is only sold by participating food trucks during the event. Vendors are not allowed to sell beverages of any kind.

Food Truck Championship of Texas will provide 50amp RV outlet. It is the Vendor’s responsibility to provide conversion to connect to 50amp RV outlet. If the Graham CVB has to supply power conversion to your truck there will be a $150 up-charge.

THE FOLLOWING IS REQUIRED FROM EACH APPLICANT FOR ACCEPTANCE:

  • Completed Application

  • Completed and signed Food Truck Vendor Contract

  • General Liability Insurance with overage of at least $1 million per occurrence

  • Endorsement on the General Liability Insurance naming the following as an additional insured:

    Graham Chamber of Commerce and Convention
    and Visitors Bureau, 608 Elm Street, Graham Texas 76450

  • Business Automobile Liability Insurance with overage of at least $1 million per occurrence

  • Copy of Valid Texas Mobile Food Service License issued from any Texas municipality

  • Current Photo of Truck (JPEG (.jpg/.jpeg) format with 400px)

  • Menu (specifically for the day of the event)

  • W-9 Form

  • Texas Sales Tax Permit

Applications will be reviewed on a first come, first served basis and acceptance begins on January 7, 2019. Submission/receipt of application does not signify acceptance; truck entries will be juried by a committee. Vendors will receive notice via phone/email. The Graham CVB reserves the right to refuse any application.