Please note the allowed and prohibited items at The Texas Food Truck Showdown.


  • Baby strollers
  • Backpacks (standard school sized. No frames or camping gear)
  • Blankets, sheets, towels
  • Empty CamelBak water bottles and hydration packs, and plastic or aluminum water bottles
  • Portable/collapsible chair
  • Umbrella (hand-held ONLY and no bigger than 42 in. when open)
  • Pets (must be kept on a leash.)


  • Aerosol containers, including sunscreen and personal beauty products
  • Drones or any other remote flying device
  • Coolers of any kind. (exceptions may be made for medical use)
  • Glass containers of any kind
  • Illegal and illicit substances of any kind
  • Non-collapsible chairs
  • Outside food or beverage (including alcohol) of any kind, except 2 factory sealed bottles of water (up to 1 liter each)
  • Professional radios or walkie-talkies
  • Skateboards, scooters, bicycles, wagons, carts
  • Unauthorized/unlicensed vendors are not allowed. No unauthorized solicitation and materials including handbills, flyers, stickers, beach balls, giveaways, samples, etc. Those not following this rule will be asked to leave.
  • Weapons or explosives of any kind
  • Fireworks
  • Pets not on a leash.
  • Bicycles inside festival grounds
  • The unauthorized use of banners, signs and flags are strictly prohibited and will be confiscated on-site before

For additional questions about allowed and prohibited items, please use the contact form below.