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Food Truck Fridays are Back at Roger Williams Park Carousel Village

(Updated February 6)

Food Trucks set up for Food Truck Fridays with guests walking around enjoying food and beverages at the event. Some guests are sitting in the grass or in chairs mingling with family and friends.

Providence RI (April 9, 2023) Join us for the 9th season of Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village in Roger Williams Park Fridays from April 14th through September 29th, 5-8 pm. This weekly tradition is filled with delicious food from the best local food trucks, live entertainment, and much more!  Food Truck Friday has been named the best food event in the state by Rhode Island Monthly for the past five years.

Attendance is free; tickets are not necessary. Just pay for what you eat and drink from an ever-changing rotation of more than 15 food trucks each week. Local beer and wine are available from Trinity Brewhouse. The food trucks accept cash, credit, and debit cards.

Take a carousel ride, hop on the train (additional cost), or enjoy Hasbro’s Boundless all-abilities playground. Bring a chair or blanket and relax while enjoying delectable food and drinks.

The first musical acts of the season are:

  • 4/14 Bob Tomassone
  • 4/21  Walason & Cairo
  • 4/28  The Good Living Band.
  • 5/5 The Concept will perform at a Cinco De Mayo-themed Food Truck Friday.

PVD Food Truck Events produces the event in partnership with the Roger Williams Park Zoo. was founded in 2012 and calls Rhode Island home.  It helps customers in over 1800 cities learn and locate over 8,500 food trucks nationwide.  PVD Food Truck Events is the local event planning division of and has been producing local food truck events since 2015. 

Roger Williams Park Zoo is Rhode Island’s number one outdoor family and tourist attraction, and a leader in conservation efforts undertaken by a zoo of its size. As leaders in conservation and animal care – we create engaging experiences that empower guests to join us in conserving wildlife and wild places.  Roger Williams Park Zoo is supported and managed by the Rhode Island Zoological Society and is owned by the City of Providence.

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