Saturday, May 4, 2024 11 – 4pm | Downtown Lincolnton NC


(*required for alcohol consumption and/or purchase; must have ID)

2024 Food Truck Application

Event Overview

The Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest is set for Saturday, May 4, 2024. The festival hours are 11AM until 4PM.

The Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest appeals to foodies, wine enthusiasts, craft brew connoisseurs, art & music lovers and anyone looking for an enjoyable afternoon. There is something for everyone. You’ll find local citizens and out-of-town visitors participating in the day’s events. There are activities and offerings for individuals, groups and families!

Questions? Contact the DDA office at [email protected] or 704-452-7685

Lincolnton Food, Wine & Brew Fest

Festival Guidelines for Food Vendors

*Note: We are seeking unique, eclectic and creative food vendors for this event.

  1. The following information is required to complete application submission: A copy of your food service permit. A certificate of general liability insurance naming the City of Lincolnton PO 617, Lincolnton, NC 28093 and The Downtown Development Association of Lincolnton, Inc., PO Box 491, Lincolnton, NC 28093 as an additional insured. A menu of items to be sold, including prices and photos of setup.
  2. Electricity will NOT be available for purchase However, a quiet grade generator is allowed and mustbe approved bystaff prior to event.
  3. Food Vendors must possess a 5 lb. ABC fire extinguisher on site. An official from the Fire Departmentwill inspect vendors during setup.
  4. Food Vendors may NOT sell alcoholic beverages at the event.
  5. Grease/oil disposal will not be provided.
  6. Vendors will be advised of the designated parking area upon arrival.
  7. The designated entry time for setup begins at 9:30 a.m. Vendors will be able to park and unload at theirspace, but are asked to unload then remove vehicles as quickly as possible in order to prevent congestion.All vehicles (other than food trucks) must be removed from the event area before 10:30 a.m.
  8. The designated time for breakdown begins at 4:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted by the EventCoordinator. No vehicles will be allowed into the event area until 4:30 and/or until there are not any pedestrians in the footprinted area.   Vendor participation will beprohibited in future events for those who break down prior to designated time.
  9. >Staff reserves the right to dismiss any Vendor who displays disorderly conduct.
  10. Each Vendor is encouraged to promote this event through their own marketing outlets (including,but not limited to, social media, creating an event to share on social media, sharing with existing customers via email blasts, in your store and/or your website).

*A reminder, the Lincoln County tax rate is 7.00%
*This is a rain or shine event