Sugar Rush Benefiting Orangewood Children's Foundation Saturday, January 29

Sugar Rush, a cupcake extravaganza, will be held January 29, 2011 from 11am-3pm at Piecemakers Country Store in Costa Mesa. The Sugar Rush will host a cupcake competition with three different categories; Best Taste, Best Design and People’s Choice. There will be first, second and third place winners for Best Taste and Best Design categoriesContinue reading “Sugar Rush Benefiting Orangewood Children's Foundation Saturday, January 29”

Grand Opening: SoCo Collection Gourmet Truck Tuesdays – Tuesday, January 11

Tomorrow kicks off another weekly gourmet food truck gathering in the OC. Now Tuesdays just got a whole lot tastier! SoCo Collection in Costa Mesa is the newest lunch spot. Each week will have gourmet food trucks with $5 combo specials and some of the retailers will have special promotions going on. Event happens everyContinue reading “Grand Opening: SoCo Collection Gourmet Truck Tuesdays – Tuesday, January 11”

Subaru Love A Pet Adoption Drive – Saturday, December 18

The third annual “Share the Love” Event will take place from November 20 – January 3. Customers will receive the best deals of the year on any new Subaru, and for every new Subaru vehicle sold or leased, $250 can be donated by Subaru to ASPCA. (or one of four other benefiting organizations) The AmericanContinue reading “Subaru Love A Pet Adoption Drive – Saturday, December 18”

OC Foodie Fest and Find Art Magazine Holiday Party – Thursday, December 16

OC Foodie Fest and Find Art Magazine are throwing a holiday party this Thursday. There will be gourmet food trucks, along with an art show, live performances by local bands “Honeypie” and “i hate you just kidding”, free Vitamin Water, beer/wine (21+) and giveaways. It’s going to be a fun time of local culture andContinue reading “OC Foodie Fest and Find Art Magazine Holiday Party – Thursday, December 16”

OC Fair New Year's Eve "Block Party" Preview Event – Thursday, December 16

Orange County Fair is ramping up to what is expected to be a fun ringing in of 2011. This coming Thursday, from 6 to 9pm the OC Fair is giving all a preview of what is to come on December 31. 11 tasty gourmet food trucks will also be on had offering their grub. InContinue reading “OC Fair New Year's Eve "Block Party" Preview Event – Thursday, December 16”

Quick Post: Food Truck Fare – December 2 – OC Fairgrounds

This week there will be seven Orange County gourmet food trucks stopping by the OC Fairgrounds to provide an amazing assortment of mobile cuisine. What a great day to go out to lunch! Participating Trucks: Bakery Truck (@BakeryTruck) Barcelona on the Go (@BrcelonaOnTheGo) Calbi (@CabliBBQ) Louk’s to Go (@LoukstoGo) Piaggio On Wheels – Argentine TacoContinue reading “Quick Post: Food Truck Fare – December 2 – OC Fairgrounds”

Carts are Rolling in for the Foodie Craze – Cartchella November 6

It’s not a food truck. It’s a food cart! CARTCHELLA, the nation’s first mobile food festival will be rolling into Halebrook Park in Costa Mesa on Saturday, November 6th. From 12pm – 7pm attendees can enjoy food from around the globe, all served from carts. The event is also set to include live entertainment from local bands, anContinue reading “Carts are Rolling in for the Foodie Craze – Cartchella November 6”

Good Food and Good Booze! – @brcelonaonthego at Hi-Times in Costa Mesa, CA

What more can you ask for? A gourmet food truck at one of my favorite places Hi-Times.  This was just too good to pass up! First we went shopping and picked up some of Kim’s favorite wine and a couple of bottles of tequila for me. Then it was on to the main event, finallyContinue reading “Good Food and Good Booze! – @brcelonaonthego at Hi-Times in Costa Mesa, CA”

Quick Stop for Breakfast – Side Street Cafe – Costa Mesa, CA

You have to love their mantra, Cheapskates Welcome! This past weekend we stopped at Side Street Cafe to have some breakfast after visiting the Dog Beach down at Newport.  This is a simple joint on Newport Boulevard with indoor and outdoor seating. They had a very eclectic menu that was full of home cooked goodness.  I orderedContinue reading “Quick Stop for Breakfast – Side Street Cafe – Costa Mesa, CA”