How do I book a Food Truck?

Booking a food truck through the St. Louis Food Truck Association (STLFTA) is easy. Click on the orange “Book Us” button found on our home page or click on the “Book Us” menu item found in the top right of every page.

Tips when completing the book a food truck form

There are three types of food truck bookings to chose from though the STLFTA’S.<br>Step 2 of the food truck booking form will ask what "Event type" are you going to be requesting food trucks for. Which of the three types selected will determine how food trucks are communicated with.

  • Recurring HOA / Subdivision / Apartment Complex Events
  • One time event.
  • Recurring Event (daily,weekly,monthly)

Below is a description of the three food truck event types and suggestions on when each of them applies.

Recurring HOA / Subdivision / Apartment Complex Events

  • You are a neighborhood who would like a variety of food trucks to visit on a regular rotation of some sort. The rotation may be weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.
  • The STLFTA will completely manage the food truck rotation at zero cost to your neighborhood.
  • Our member food trucks will begin signing up as soon as we post your event.
  • The STLFTA will post a web page dedicated to your event displaying what trucks have signed up on each date. This page should be publicized to your neighborhood so they can see the food truck schedule, including live replacement trucks when required.
  • This event type IS NOT for a one time food truck need such as a block party, music festival, etc.

One Time Special Event

  • This event type may be used by an individual or an organization seeking one or more trucks for a one time event such as a birthday party, wedding, family reunion, a company wishing to host an event for employees, etc..
  • This event type will send your request directly to the food trucks you select from our member food trucks.
  • This event type IS for a one time need such as a block party, music festival, etc.

Recurring Event (daily, weekly, monthly)

  • You are a business or a government agency that would like a variety of food trucks to visit on a regular rotation of some sort. The rotation may be weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.
  • This event type IS NOT for annual events. A large annual event seeking food trucks should us the "One Time Special Event type.
  • The STLFTA will completely manage the food truck rotation at zero cost.
  • Our member food trucks will begin signing up as soon as we post your event.
  • The STLFTA will post a web page dedicated to your location displaying what trucks have signed up on each date. This page should be publicized to your staff and surrounding businesses so they can see the food truck schedule, including live replacement trucks when required.