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5th Annual Virginia Food Truck Battle

Now in its fifth year, the Virginia Food Truck Battle and Beer Competition will be held on Sunday, September 1, 2019, to benefit The MaDee Project, a nonprofit organization providing support to pediatric cancer patients in the Staunton, Augusta County, and Waynesboro regions of Virginia. This is The MaDee Project’s largest fundraising event of the year!

Tickets on sale NOW!

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  • Food trucks from across the Commonwealth are split into three zones.
  • VIP ticket holders act as the judges and receive a sample of each truck’s cuisine (six trucks per zone) and a sample from each of the six breweries in the beer garden. VIPs cast their votes and a winner from each zone plus one brewery is proclaimed. The three-zone winners then deliver their dishes to a panel of judges who name the Grand Champion.
  • VIPs enter at 11:15 am before the general admission ticket holders are permitted access at 12:30 pm
  • Beer taster general admission tickets provide entry to the event at 12:30 pm and a sample from each of the six breweries in the beer garden. And vote on your favorite!
  • General admission tickets provide entry to the event and access to entertainment and children’s activities. Trucks, breweries, and wineries are available to all for a la carte purchases starting at 12:30 pm.
  • Large expanded children’s area with entertainment and loads of activities
  • Shop at more artisan, craft, and specialty vendors
  • Listen to a variety of different bands ALL DAY


  • VIP Ticket: $40/advance and $45/door (VIPs will sell out in advance!)
  • Beer Taster General Admission Ticket: $20/advance and $25/door
  • General Admission Ticket: $10/advance and $15/door
  • Free for children 5 and under

Tickets on sale NOW at 

Rain or shine event. All sales are final.


106 Street Food – Charlottesville

The Bageladies – Charlottesville

Chubbee Monkey – Stuarts Draft

El Chilango Mexican Grill – Nelson County

Farmacy – Charlottesville/Keswick

Freckles and Friends – Charlottesville

Gonzo’s Pollo – Staunton

Grillizilla Pizza – Harrisonburg

Haulin’ Balls – Richmond

Hops Kitchen – Staunton

Holy Smokes – Staunton

The Lovin’ Crab – Waynesboro

Matchsticks – Williamsburg

Mattie’s Soft Serve – Stanley

New Orleans Style Snow Balls –  Woodbridge

One Love Jamacian Food Truck – Spotsylvania

Perk Place – Fishersville

Rock’s Money Pit BBQ – Staunton

Thrill of the Grill – Crozet

& More!


Aleworks Brewing Company

Ballast Point Brewing Company

Basic City Beer Co.

Deschutes Brewery

Ox-Eye Vineyards

Seven Arrows Brewing Company

Three Notch’d Brewing Company


Northwestern Mutual – Christy Miller


BLUE ZONE: Kathleen Kellett Homes

GREEN ZONE: Cornerstone Wealth Advisors

RED ZONE: The Amato Clinic


All Smiles

Augusta Health

Basic City Beer Co.

Carter Myers Automotive (CMA’s Valley Honda and Subaru)

Converge Local

Crystal Springs (DS Services of America, Inc.)

Dupont Community Credit Union

F&M Bank

First Bank


The Valley Group


We have a variety of volunteer positions to fill. Each position (except break down) is a 2 hour and 15 minutes shift.

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:

1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on
3. Sign up! Choose your spots – will send you an automated confirmation and reminders.


For more information about the event or how to become a sponsor, contact Abby Arey at


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