Event info: Food & Beverage

Expect lots of great food at the festival
We strive to bring the best in ethnic, regional and traditional foods to delight guests and showcase a wide variety of tempting foods to complement the spirit of the festival. From classic festival fare to exotic flavors from far-flung places around the globe, everyone is sure to find something to love. You'll have a tough time deciding between Thai, German, Indian and much more.

Applications for the 2017 Festival are now closed

Accepted vendors will be contacted directly, and a list posted here closer to the festival date. Thank you!


2016 Food Vendors

Browns island
Boka Truck Asian-Mexican-American Fusion Tacos
Nadar's Bistro Gyros, Beef/Chicken kabobs, Veggie Pita, Hummus, Rice Pilaf
Ginger Thai Taste Pad Thai Chicken, Bangkok Chicken, Satay Chicken, Dumplings
Africanne on Main Chicken, Fish, Weggies, Rice, Plantains, Corn Bread and Ginger Tea
Strawberry Street Event Concessions Fried Oysters, Shrimp, Clams, Crabcakes, Burgers, Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, Fried Oreos
Croaker's Spot Fish, Chicken, Cornbread, Corn on the Cob, Red Beans and Rice, Mac and Cheese
Amira Enterprises Italian/kelbasa sausage, Philly Steak, Chicken Philly Steak, Funnel Cakes, Butterfly chips
Aloha Café White Sticky Rice, Smoked Salmon Poke', Ahi Tuna Poke', Shoyu Chicken Wings, Spam Musubi
Jadeans Smokin Six O Pulled Pork BBQ, Texas-Style Beef Brisket, Smoked Chicken. Ribs, Sausage, Hand-cut Seasoned Fries
India K' Raja Chicken Tikka Masala, Samosa, Lamb Curry, Chicken Kabab Rolls 
Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Heavenly Handmade Ice Creams 
Caribbean Pot Jerk Chicken, Curry Chicken, Rice, Cabbage, Peas 
Community Foundation Stage
Cool Concessions Kettle Corn Kettle Corn
Leisure Time Funnel Cakes, Femonade, Soft Serve Ice Cream  
MacBrand Foods Sausage, Cheesesteaks, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, Onion Rings
Goatocado Vegan Sandwiches and Sides
Barefoot Bucha Certified Organic Kombucha
Altria Stage Food Court
Food Corner & Grill Chicken Terriyaki on a stick, Weggie Fried Rice, Veggie Lo Mein, Pad Thai
La Milpa Quesadillas, Burritos, Mexican Tacos, Soft Tacos
Soul Ice Frozen Non-Dairy Dessert
Hand Popped Kettle Corn Kettle Corn
Gregory's Grill Crab Cakes, Fish Tacos, Fried Oysters, NC BBQ, Crab Soup
The Hungry Turtle Banh Mi, Vietnamese Tacos, Egg Rolls, Rice Bowls, Sushi Bowls, Asian-styled Sliders and Hot Dogs
Capital City Concessions Cabbage and Corn beef, Bangors and Mash
Tredegar Food Court
International Grill Garlic Chicken over Greek Salad, Steak in Pita, Chicken in Pita, Mediterranean Sausage, Falafel, Greek Salad
Cool Concessions Po-Boys,  Shrimp, Oysters, Calamari, Alligator, BBQ, Steak and Cheese, Crab Balls, Fried Mac and Cheese 
Urbanna Seafood Company Crab Cakes, Soft Shell Crab Sandwich, Popcorn Shrimp, Chicken Fingers
Espresso A Go Go Coffee, Lattes, Mochas, Espressos
Return of the Mac Gourmet Mac & Cheese
Island Noodles Hawaiian Style Soba Noodles (Vegan Option Available)
Cheezilla Gourmet Grilled Cheese Gourmet veggie and meat grilled cheese sandwiches
Copper Pot Gifts, LLC Roasted Fruits and Nuts


Craft Beer

This will be the fourth year that a specially brewed beer will be offered at the Richmond Folk Festival. This year's Folk FestivALE was brewed by Champion Brewing, and was available in cans in Richmond stores and will be available throughout the festival/. In our craft beer tent, you can sample many great Virginia Beers and we will be offering special seminars and events. Check out Loveland's event page for a list and schedule of beers being offered

Specialty Wine

We will also be offering Foot Stompin' Festival Red, and Foot Stompin' Festival White as our signature wines.