SOMERSET, NJ - More than 2,000 guests are expected to attend the 2nd Annual Franklin Food Truck Festival to benefit Franklin High School's Project Graduation 2019 on Saturday, May 18, at the school, 500 Elizabeth Avenue from 12 pm to 6 pm.
"Project Graduation is an annual event, it is a safe, all night, alcohol and drug-free celebration, that has been taking place in the community since 1994, " FHS Project Graduation President, Nicolas DiMeglio said. "Each year parents, students and teachers work together to generate approximately $28,000.00 which is required to provide this event for our graduating seniors."
A host of gourmet food trucks will be on hand serving up various hot foods, desserts and more.
A Kid's Zone area will offer face painting, inflatable rides, sand art, and other activities. Guests will also have a chance to win great prizes during a raffle hosted by the FHS Booster Club at the end of the night.
Vendors and live music by LIVING PROOF will provide entertainment in between snacking, eating and drinking.
Admission is $5 per person, $3 for students 5 and up, $3 for senior citizens, and military veterans and kids under 4 are free.
The FFT and FHS Project Graduation 2019 is possible thanks to the support of volunteers and local businesses and organizations. This year our supporters include Franklin Municipal Alliance, Franklin Township Police PBA, Elizabeth Avenue Vol. Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, Renaissance at Raritan Valley, HOA, Bound Brook Moose Lodge 988, Canal Walk HOA, Men's Club, Premier Homes, WaWa, Somerset County Vo Tech, SSP Architects, DRG Architects, Eagles, Peter and Lorraine Provenzale, Berkshire Hathaway Fox & Roach Realtors, La Bonbonniere Bake Shop, Parker McCay Attorneys, Financial Resources Federal Credit Union, Joy Systems of Somerset.
Food Trucks Scheduled: Carnivale Donut, Cheezen, AMA Gelato, Sweet, Concessions, Mr. C's, New World Pizza, The Flying Pie Guy, NotYoMama Desserts, BigPinks BBQ, Zinna's EatZ, Rita's Italian, Elchas Eats
For more information call (732) 873- 2833 or email FranklinFTFestival@gmail.com. The event will be held rain or shine.
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