Foodies Rejoice! Crocker Park’s Food Truck Challenge Is Back Saturday, October 2

August 10, 2021

— Westlake, Ohio

Attendees & Celebrity Judges Will Taste Test In Several Categories From 11am-4pm

Calling all food lovers, Crocker Park will host their sixth annual Food Truck Challenge sponsored by Serpentini of Westlake on Saturday, October 2 from 11am-4pm. Cleveland’s best food trucks will be lining up on Crocker Park’s Main Street to compete to win one of the “best of…” categories being judged.

This fun and competitive event hosts an impressive list of food trucks all offering special and unique menu options beginning at 11am. During the event, visitors will have the opportunity to participate by picking up a ballot at the designated voting station, trying as many food truck menu items as they would like, and submitting a voting ballot before 3pm (one per person).

Categories Include:
• Best Sandwich/Wrap
• Best Vegetarian Dish
• Best Through A Straw
• Best Dessert
• Best On A Plate
• Friendliest Truck
• People’s Choice Awards
• Judges’ Best In Show

“Cleveland is a major foodie town, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate that then with the annual Food Truck Challenge with the support of our local car dealership Serpentini of Westlake,” said Stacie Schmidt, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Stark Enterprises. “The collaborative efforts of our local area food trucks and the community to support these local businesses and host some healthy competition is the perfect way to continue to support our small businesses here at Crocker Park!”

The Food Truck Challenge sponsored by Serpentini of Westlake is free to the public and will also include live music SIMPLE, kid-friendly activities and a vendor village. Winners will be crowned in the eight categories beginning at 3pm by a panel of guest judges and local foodies including Westlake’s Mayor Clough, WKYC’s Jasmine Monroe, Jeremiah Widmer from The Jeremiah Show on Q104,’s Anne Nickoloff and many more! For a complete list of participating trucks, visit

Already getting hungry for food trucks? Do your research early and try the trucks’ tasty menus beforehand at Crocker Park’s Food Truck Pop-Ups, August 17 & September 7, 11am-2pm.

For more information on this event and all other events taking place this fall at Crocker Park, visit and follow @CrockerPark on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Crocker Park is settled on 4,500,000 square feet in Westlake, Ohio and features a mix of over 130 local and nationally known retailers and premier dining options as well as office buildings, luxury apartments, and an event venue. Known for its distinct vertically integrated design of ground-level retail and restaurants with second story apartments and office space, the lifestyle center creates a bustling, urban downtown atmosphere of a city within a suburb. Developed with inspiration from European influence and architecture, Crocker Park’s 3 phases, spanned over 12 city blocks, allow visitors to feel completely immersed in the dynamic shop, dine, live, work, and play environment. Crocker Park is a part of the Stark Enterprises full-service real estate development portfolio spanning eight states. For more information and to view a complete center directory and a calendar of events, visit