New Haven Food Truck Festival and Dragon Boat Regatta
New Haven Food Truck Festival, Noon-7 p.m.
Dragon Boat Regatta, Noon-5 p.m.
June 2
Long Wharf, New Haven
Parking is available at the Long Wharf Maritime Center Garage. 555 Long Wharf Drive, New Haven, CT 06511. Cost is $5.00 per car.

New Haven Food Truck Festival
The New Haven Food Truck Festival invites you to enjoy the savory choices of great New Haven street food, on our historic Long Wharf waterfront. This family-friendly event Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 from Noon to 7 pm, and will feature delicious food, live musical performances, and more.  The Festival is FREE and open to the public! Food, beverage, and some activities are an additional cost.
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The New Haven Wheelie Battle
The main event at this year's food truck festival is the CCAP sponsored New Haven Wheelie Battle, a competition to see who can ride the longest wheelie on their bicycles.  The competition will take place alongside the food truck festival and all competitors will begin at 2 pm.   All contestants must register in advance here and abide by all competition rules.

Dragon Boat Regatta
A Dragon Boat is essentially a 40-foot canoe with 20 paddlers, a drummer to maintain the cadence, and a sweep or steers-person. The paddlers sit side-by-side in rows of two, and work together in unison to propel the boat for recreation, fitness, or competition. Read More

Additional Events

Through 5/13 Crowns at Long Wharf Theatre

Through 6/21 Shake hands with the heartwarming humorist who spun a rope, poked fun at headlines and never met a man he didn't like. The Will Rogers Follies at Goodspeed Musicals

Through 5/6 Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm Pantochino Productions presents Italian Wedding Soup.

5/5 8 p.m. SCSU Spring Jazz Series with Vincent Ingala

5/6 2018 Run the Gauntlet at East Rock Park, New Haven

Through 5/19 Kiss at the Yale Rep

Please visit our calendar for additional events.

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